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What online/offline publisher provides the best self-publishing platform/media in India?
You are the only one who can provide the best self-publishing platforms. Finances of publishing in India. Like my boyfriend ANIRUDDAH PATHAK says in his self-publishing articles, you are the editor! The right way to self-publishing is to take responsibility for both:
Both the publisher and the writer. Self-publishing, if done right, should be all about hectic. and design and create your own artwork using various web based vectors and popular artwork. Locate a good barcode printing company in your town that can get your book at the best price.
Since your circulation is going to be quite low, I think the rates you will see are between 100-120/copy. You' ll need an off-line delivery to get your book off the ground. To do this, you need to deliver your book to a good bulk seller in India like IBD. They may think that bookshops buy some books directly from you, but you have to consider this business from the POV of small retailers like crossword puzzles.
Bookshops like this only buy from large retailers because the retailers ship a large number of books from many publishing houses in individual mailings. In addition, the distributor only sends them those stocks that have a high probability of being well-selling. Bookshops are also professionals and they need things like P.Os and value added tax bills so they don't have to do anything with people.
First is to be selling your book to a large Distributor like IBD and I really mean selling it to them by being a good seller. Present book review articles in newspapers. Give them good sale information from e-commerce sites. As a result, they may initially only add the book to their inventory for online sale, and if it goes well there, they will add to their inventory and add it to their deliveries to booksellers.
Resellers will only keep the accounts they believe will be sold well. Even though you are not a publisher, you have to give much more margin to a distributor than regular publishers, something in the order of 50-60% of the MRP. Secondly, you can set up your own book distribution subsidiary and contact booksellers directly.
You' ll find that the book trade prefers to negotiate only with large dealers who provide them with large quantities of works from many publishing houses and refuses to engage with a new distributor who offers a book. You have to resell your book to them by showing the selling potentials and offer the bookshop more profits again.
Naturally, if you accept, which is the best case, then you have to pay the costs of sending the book to the shops. Anyway, if everything goes wrong, you will be listing the book on all e-commerce sites by signing up as a vendor. Books trailer: Or, you might have to follow a very simple book trailers made in MovieMaker or Flash etc. like this one.
Blogshots reviews: So I suggest you find and contact as many book blogs as you can find for your particular category through SMB. itch your book to them and provide free copy for verification. Newspapers:: Books on display: It will help to inspire enthusiasm for your book. As you saw in my earlier paper and in this one, self-publishing, if you only look at ROI, is the same as a small publishing house itself.