Is Self Publishing for You?

There are some advantages to publishing your book through a conventional publisher but there are also advantages to self publishing.

This infographic visually illustrates the major differences between the traditional publishing process and self publishing.

Traditional publishing vs. self-publishing
Traditional publishing vs. self-publishing

Find this infographic useful? You can also download a printable PDF of this guide.

Want more information on self publishing? We’ve written the book on it! You can download the Pressbooks Guide to Self Publishing for free.

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