How To Publish A Book

How to publish a book

It’s not 3000 BC.

Flatten and smack the stack of the papyrus plant, add your effort on top of that.

Your smooth & flexible, writing material is born. Accepts and retains ink even without a blur or smudge. Now, revolutionize the literary world.

Wait, WHAT?

We’re not in Ancient Egypt.

Step in this portal (O), to get back in this timeline. Whip!

This was the way people used to craft the ancient papyrus paper, which was the method on how to write and publish your books. Successfully, the process never stopped evolving.

“The development of writing has been a long process that underwent a lot of experimentation and cycles of new methods replacing the old. Different materials dominated distinct regions and eras, and clay was used heavily in the river plains of Mesopotamia. That’s where it is believed writing books was born. Then papyrus dominated the history of written documents”.

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What Makes A Good Story

A story can motivate a person, it can cause indignation or empathy. A story can take a reader off of her place and on an exploit across the universe.

Stories make a reader active if the story chooses the right words, it causes our brain to respond as if what we are reading is really happening to us or can relate to it.

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Ways to Select the Perfect Book Title- good book titles that haven't been used

How to choose the perfect Book Title ?

First impressions matter – in life as well as in publishing.

Whether you like it or not, your book title is crucial in drawing the eyeballs and persuading them about the appeal of your book.

As a publishing agency, we are reminded on a daily basis how Titles can make or break a book. So, we wanted to give the authors an introduction to choosing a powerful book title and help them avoid the most common mistakes.

What is the Purpose of a Book Title?

A powerful book title fulfills 3 crucial functions –

  1. A good title communicates the essence of your book to the reader. It points the readers towards the specific outcomes or benefits they can achieve through your book.
  2. A powerful title creates an emotional connect with the reader – usually by creating an intense an instant desire for more information.
  3. An impactful title is unique and original so that your book stands out in the minds of the reader.

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How to Leverage your Book into a Business Empire – The Tim Ferriss Example

   Tim Ferriss is unique among self-help authors.

The biggest difference between him and the most run of the mill self-helpers is that His advice works. And this is a pleasant surprise for the majority of readers.

As a publishing agency, we come across someone whose life ‘4 Hour Workweek’ changed at least once a week. And we take inspiration from Tim’s timeless and highly transferable principles on a regular basis.

Of course, our inspirations don’t stop at his ‘life designs’ and ‘mini-retirements.’

We are amazed by the brand he has built around his book. We want authorpreneur to see and experience how powerful a book can be in positioning and influencing the purchase decisions of the consumers. More than anything else,  we want the entrepreneurs to see how a book can help them form deep connections with their audience if they take the care to offer solutions to their pain points.

In this light, The Books Factory team has compiled the different ways in which Tim Ferriss leveraged his book ‘4 Hour Workweek’ for business diversification and high-impact brand building. (more…)