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Self-publishing design

Book formatting

Self-publishing process

Discussion and quotations

  • book cover/page design and formatting
  • editing
  • printing

Supply of manuscript

  • Microsoft Word file by email, or on a USB drive or CD
  • photographic prints (which we can scan for you) or digital files

Editing service

  • recommended edits
  • referencing assistance if required

Formatting and proofing

  • cover design and formatting
  • text page design and formatting
  • PDF files supplied for proofing reading (checking edits)
  • checking printed proof (bound sample)
  • client sign-off on bound sample

First payment for design, editing, formatting and proofing

Printing of books

  • True Press (minimum 50 books)
  • Indigo digital print (cover)
  • Digial print: text and cover

Payment and delivery of books

Final payment instalment, for printing of books

Delivery of books on payment