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Questions Every New Author Should Ask About Self-Publishing:

  1. What are the steps involved in self-publishing a book?

    • From manuscript preparation to book distribution, we guide you through every step.
  2. How do I choose the right self-publishing platform?

    • We help you access all major booksellers and provide distribution to over 20,000 public libraries, for both e-book and print formats.
  3. What are the costs associated with self-publishing?

    • Understand and budget for editing, cover design, formatting, marketing, and distribution fees.
  4. How can I ensure my book is professionally edited?

    • Access reputable editors and a range of editing services through our network.
  5. What are the best practices for cover design?

    • Get tips for creating a compelling cover and choose from professional design services.
  6. How do I format my book for both print and e-book versions?

    • Utilize our tools and services for seamless print and digital formatting.
  7. What marketing strategies are effective for self-published authors?

    • Build an author platform, leverage social media, and employ paid advertising effectively.
  8. How do I price my book competitively?

    • We help you conduct market research and develop pricing strategies for different formats.
  9. What are the common pitfalls to avoid in self-publishing?

    • Learn to avoid mistakes like poor editing, ineffective marketing, and unrealistic expectations.
  10. How can I track the sales and performance of my self-published book?

    • Use our tools and methods to monitor sales, understand royalties, and measure marketing success.

Our Services:

  • Editing: Professional editing to ensure your manuscript is polished and ready for publication.
  • Cover Design: Create eye-catching covers that attract readers and reflect your book’s content.
  • Typesetting: Expert formatting for print and digital versions to provide a seamless reading experience.
  • LLC Formation: Connect with professionals who will form your LLC and obtain an EIN number for you.
  • EPUB Conversion: Convert your manuscript to a professional e-book format compatible with all devices.
  • Distribution: Guidance on distributing your book across all major booksellers and access to over 20,000 public libraries.
  • Consulting: Step-by-step consulting to navigate the complexities of self-publishing successfully.

Contact Us:

True 2 Life Publications
P.O. Box 8722
Newark, New Jersey 07108

Website: true2lifeproductions.com
Email: alsaadiqbanks@aol.com

By choosing True 2 Life Brand Management and Consulting, you retain all your rights and become your own publisher. We offer comprehensive services to support you every step of the way in your self-publishing journey.

True 2 Life Brand Management and Consulting