Caroline Goldsmith: Publishing Consultant

Everything you need to publish

Independent/self-publishing: Where do I start? 

This is the question I get asked the most by clients when they first contact me about self-publishing. It often leads to a number of other follow-up questions. So, I … Continue reading

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Editorial: Perfecting your text

In a publishing house a text will go through several stages of edits. It’s best practice to emulate this process as closely as your budget will allow. Most editors work … Continue reading

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Sales Strategy: Choosing your printing and distribution platforms

Print-on-demand (POD) platforms Just over a decade ago, self-publishing was prohibitively expensive for a lot of writers. Print-on-demand has been a game-changer for writers and the industry alike. Not only … Continue reading

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Production: What do you need in order to make a manuscript into a book?

Publishing a POD paperback Ideally, when you come to this stage you will have a finished, clean draft of your manuscript that has been copy-edited and checked. This will save … Continue reading

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