Publishing Service Index: December 2012

This is the PUBLISHING SERVICE INDEX for DECEMBER 2012 and the last one issued for this year. This edition also reflects several new review updates and the addition of some newly reviewed companies.   (KEY) DIY – Do-it-yourself bespoke sevices ASS – Author Solutions Services (Packages) PUB – Also offers Mainstream Contracts PRT – Printer FULL – Fulfillment Services […]

Publishing Service Index: October 2012

This is the PUBLISHING SERVICE INDEX for October 2012. This edition reflects several new review updates.  click to enlarge   (KEY) DIY – Do-it-yourself bespoke sevices ASS – Author Solutions Services (Packages) PUB – Also offers Mainstream Contracts PRT – Printer FULL – Fulfillment Services provided The most asked question we get at The Independent Publishing Magazine is often […]

PUBLISHING SERVICE INDEX – August 2012

This is the PUBLISHING SERVICE INDEX for August 2012. This edition reflects several new review updates as well as new arrivals Book Country and Pumbo. The top ten sees no change with the top three places, despite LSI’s improved colour book program, but BookLocker and Pen Press return. Lulu continues the trend this year of slipping down the […]

Publishing Service Index – April 2012 (WTF!! – Are We Witnessing The Mass Migration To Digital Self-Publishing?)

Well, I won’t pretend this month’s index pretty much blew me away. In the three years The Independent Publishing Magazine has been providing this index, I’ve never experienced such a collective downturn by so many self-publishing services at once. I had to run the statistics a number of times over the past few hours to make sure […]

PUBLISHING SERVICE INDEX – December 2011

The PUBLISHING SERVICE INDEX for author solutions services is something we have been working on since June 2010. Here is the final index for 2011. (Click image to enlarge) (KEY) DIY – Do-it-yourself bespoke sevices ASS – Author Solutions Services (Packages) PUB – Also offers Mainstream Contracts PRT – Printer FULL – Fulfillment Services provided The most […]

PUBLISHING SERVICE INDEX – July 2011

The PUBLISHING SERVICE INDEX for author solutions services is something we have been working on since June 2010.Here is the latest index for July 2011. (Click image to enlarge) (KEY) DIY – Do-it-yourself bespoke sevices ASS – Author Solutions Services (Packages) PUB – Also offers Mainstream Contracts PRT – Printer FULL – Fulfillment Services provided The most […]