Do Self Published Authors Still Consider Traditional Book Deals? | Episode 82

April 2, 2019

With self publishing being easier than it's ever been in history, do self published authors still consider pursuing a book deal with a traditional publishing company? I share results from the 2018 Thorne Self Publishing Survey. And is there any justification for pursuing a traditional book deal these days?

YouTube video: https://youtu.be/cf0zUOuW_h8

Timestamp show notes (click timestamp to view segment on YouTube):

0:36 How many self published authors consider traditional book deals?

1:47 Considering traditional book deal before or after self publishing?

2:45 Do authors who haven't self published yet consider traditional book deals?

3:47 What do authors expect from traditional publishing book deals?

7:43 Announcement on Self Publishing to Make Money book

Want more surprising survey results? Get the full report on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MH8T9YG

Also, get a copy of my book, Self Publishing to Make Money: What You Need to Know, on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07NXW57RW

The audio edition of my book is on Audible: https://www.audible.com/pd/B07PQSZNVL/?source_code=AUDFPWS0223189MWT-BK-ACX0-145994&ref=acx_bty_BK_ACX0_145994_rh_us