you’re a writer who wants to self publish their own work, it’s a
great idea to start your publishing preparation now. There are many
reasons why 2020 looks to be one of the best years for self
publishing so far, and you can reap the benefits if you have your
manuscript edited, formatted and ready for launch by the time the new
are some solid reasons why 2020 is going to be the best year for self
publishing we’ve seen so far – and why it’s time to ready your
Published Books Are Easier in 2020
Self publishing used to be a lot more complicated and expensive. If you’re publishing your book in 2020, there are more great resources at your disposal than ever before and it’s much easier to get your work formatted, uploaded to the platform and read by readers everywhere. Thanks to newcomers like Reedsy, the best self publishing companies are on the up and up throughout 2019.
you’re publishing your work in modern times, there’s no excuse not to
opt for self publishing, and statistics so far estimate that you
could make a lot more out of your work by self publishing instead.
Published Books Will Own 50% by 2020
statistics released by Smashwords reveals that self published books
will be estimated to take over as much as half of the total market
share for e-books sold. This means that self published books are
proving to be a very strong competitor for traditionally published
books – and that there’s no better time to use a self publishing
channel like KDP Select to publish your work than the upcoming year.
Publishing Crash is Predicted for 2020
lot of industry experts in the publishing industry are worried, and
here’s why: The traditional publishing industry is losing a lot of
its power. Magazines and publishing houses are being forced to move
with the times and evolve or shut down – and a lot of great
magazines have seen the end of their print runs in the past few
Great Publishing Crash is expected to hit traditional publishing
companies the hardest. But at the same time, self published authors
might not be affected nearly as much – and for self published
authors, publication can continue as usual.
publishing crash means that 2020 might be the right year for new
authors to self publish, and established authors to move over their
work to a newer platform.
Publishing Writers Are Making Movies in 2020
self publishing industry has grown to great strengths in the past few
years. So much so that some of the most popular works out there have
been self published. EL James, author of the Fifty Shades series,
self published their work – and went on to become one of the
biggest sellers of the decade with several movie titles produced from
is an increasing trend for many self published writers who manage to
get their work noticed.
you dream of signing a movie deal, it’s not longer up to the puppetry
of a larger publisher to make it happen: Writers with aspirations to
see their work on screen have the power to make this happen
Published Authors Have Power in 2020
market is currently a wide open one for anyone who wants to take
advantage of it – and you’re really losing out if you aren’t self
publishing anything in 2020. Self publishing can even be used
together with writers who traditionally publish – it only increases
your reach further if you manage to have books in circulation through
both traditional publishers and self published work.