Everyone says, “Now is the best time to be an author.” But do you have the knowledge and training to produce a marketable book and to succeed as either a traditionally published or self-published author?
To produce a book that gets read by thousands of people in your target market, you have to have more than just a good idea and writing skill. With almost 400,000 self-published titles and about 500,000 traditionally published titles released each year, it’s not easy to make a book to stand out in the crowd. In fact, the average print book sells only 250 copies per year and the average ebook sells just 550 copies per year.
Therefore, if you want to produce a bestseller, a book that enjoys above-average sales and outsells all the others in its category, you need more than just a good idea and writing skills.Continue Reading