Print on Demand Books CostCosts of Print on Demand books
What does it cost to create a print-on-demand book with CreateSpace?
Amazon's print-on-demand affiliate CreateSpace offers one of the most affordable POD solutions in the world. Setting aside the occasional cost, I am going to run down a shortlist of Optional cost and divide a few hands in case you are feeling like trying this. You need the least you need to release a print product with CreateSpace:
I created CreateSpace scripts in Word and PDF formats for downloading and find it easy to load up a PDF in. Costs will vary from $0 to several hundred bucks, making it a budgetary one. Please have a look at our article on the subject of covers-designs. But the first choice you have to make is the exact dimensions of the volume.
This is what you or your artwork artist needs to know to create the covers. When you have selected the correct text formatting, you want to keep it, otherwise it's a long process to format the text and change the sleeve format. Also, remember that certain distribution chains only take books in certain sizes, so pick an appropriate one.
CS website is doing a good job and explains it here (select the Print Settings tab). There are four ways to do this: you must have an ISBN and one is free: To our purpose, I say that the free create space-assigned ISBN feature is a good idea if you think about it.
Have a look at the advanced deployment below or read the CreateSpace help - it's quite good. It strongly relies on your abilities in the field of text editing and accounting. Afterwards, it all comes down to the nature of the work. The simplest ones are because they usually have no footing, end notes, section change, etc.
You will find a similar to your topic and preferably from a large publishing house. Studying its look and wonder if you can use it as a source of source of inspiration. So, if you have done everything yourself, as well as your artwork, choose the free ISBN, check your copy on-line and don't order an extended version, the ultimate cost is........$0.
The only thing that remains is to sell your eBook on Amazon, which is an automated buying and selling procedure. To find out how much it will cost you to buy books for your own use ("Buy Copies" tab), click here. Do you know that printed books still make up almost 80% of the total print media industry?
Try it by going to CreateSpace.com and signing up for a free one.