What Does a Professional Publishing Timeline Look Like?

If you want to publish a book in 2022, it’s time to get started. Here’s why: The professional publishing timeline below has a March start date for an October 1, 2022 book launch. Take a look at this list of major publishing milestones: March 2 – April 14 — professional copy editing, proofreading, and author review […]

Writing Is Your Gift, Especially Now.

There are always plenty of reasons not to write, right? Not enough time, too many responsibilities, don’t know how to get started, overwhelmed by the idea, and so on. Such concerns present themselves whenever we humans consider new paths or projects. Here at Bublish, we coach many writers and authors. And, trust us, these negative […]

5 Top Ideas to Sell More Books for the Holidays

Did you know books were among the first commercially produced holiday gifts? It’s true! Publishers practically invented modern-day holiday gift giving. To this day books remain extremely popular gifts. Why? Well, there are millions of choices and books are affordable, easy to ship, and can be personalized. Choosing a unique title for a friend, family […]

Black Friday Savings Start Today! Let the Holidays Begin!

Getting ready to publish your book or need a refresh of a book you’ve already published? Either way, we’ve got you covered with top-notch professional services and early Black Friday savings. We’ve discounted our most popular book design and production services by 30% for a limited time. Don’t miss out! >> Basic Cover Design can make […]

Free Training: How Book Distribution Can Make or Break Your Book Sales

If you’re a self-published author, it’s important to understand distribution. The choices you make regarding distribution can make or break your book sales. In this free webinar—part of the ongoing training provided by the Women in Publishing Summit hosted by Alexa Bigwarfe—Bublish CEO Kathy Meis will talk about about the major distribution channels for each […]

The Courage to Commit and Create

According to a widely cited survey, “81% of Americans say they have a book in them.” Based on today’s population, that means there are 267 million people in the U.S. who want to write a book. Unfortunately, there’s another statistic about authorship: 97% of the people who start writing a book never finish it. There […]

What if you never wrote your book?

“Everyone has at least one book in them.”—Christopher Hitchens, author and Orwell Prize Winner  According to surveys, 81% of people believe they have a book in them, but only a small number will actually write and publish that book. As someone who works with writers every day, this is heartbreaking. The world is so in need of […]

Bublish’s “Goodbye 2020” Holiday Special!

No doubt about it, 2020 has been a year to remember…just for all the wrong reasons! As we look toward a brighter 2021, we think you deserve something special for making it through this challenging year. Announcing Bublish’s “Goodbye 2020” Holiday Special! You can lock in saving today on Bublish’s most popular publishing package and […]

Waves of Inspiration. A Creativity Essay for Frustrated Authors.

Each Thursday, I share a writing prompt with the Bublish community of authors around the world.  It’s a creative outlet for me and I truly enjoy this weekly ritual. Since many writers have expressed to me that they are struggling to find inspiration in a year filled with so much bad news, I thought I’d […]