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Authors Choose Agora Books over Amazon KDP for Better Human Interaction

Posted on 13 February 2019

Since the dawn of the digital age, technology has opened up new possibilities changing the way businesses communicate with their customers. However, for aspiring authors, getting a highly successful self-published book can be quite a difficult task. With similar publishing services such as Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) beginning to adopt a more digital experience for customer inter ...

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5 Reasons Professors Should Choose Agora Ottawa to Self-Publish Books for Courses

Posted on 08 February 2019

College professors have for quite some time been told, by their Universities, to publish or quit.  Butwhile many colleges around the world are still running their publishing presses, only a few like Oxford, University of Chicago and Cambridge University are, for the most part, seen as profitable. The rest heavily depend on their universities to support them—yet Agora Publishing, and s ...

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Little Cricky Could Become Among the Best-Selling Children Books

Posted on 05 February 2019

Bestsellers have a few qualities in common and it is possible to predict a book that can become a bestseller. One of the qualities of bestsellers is that they engage the reader on an emotional level that makes it difficult to drop the book. Little Cricky, by Domnita Georgescu-Moldoveanu, did the same (8 editions so far!), and LilianaHoton’s translation has made it possible for English reade ...

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3 Reasons to Self-Publish With Agora Publishing Halifax, Nova Scotia

Posted on 21 January 2019

Are you an author in Halifax, Nova Scotia hoping to have your manuscript about the island’s way of life or your special thoughts and expertise published? Are you stuck and disappointed that conventional publishers and book distributors won’t take you on? Or are you looking to fast track you publishing process? If the answer is yes to any of the above questions, then visit Agora Books—th ...

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5 Reasons to Hire Agora Books’ Publicists in Ottawa For Marketing

Posted on 09 January 2019

Writing is a mentally draining task but indie writers soon realize that they have to do more work in promoting their book. The goals of every author may differ slightly. Some just want to make money selling their intellectual property, others to make enough sales to attract traditional publishers and deals or sell foreign rights. Notwithstanding your goal, you need to sell your book for it to ...

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How Self-Publishing in Ottawa is Better than Create Space

Posted on 09 January 2019

Average Self-Published CreateSpace Authors Makes Less Than $100 (Per Year) on Amazon AgoraBooks.ca in Ottawa helps ensure better sales through better quality. While the word average makes it difficult to project sales for authors on Amazon’s CreateSpace, research has shown that most make a paltry less than $100 per year. According to Derek Murphy, a book designer, indie author supporter a ...

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Book Self-Publishing: Mistakes Indie Authors Make

Posted on 05 January 2019

We live in an age where everything, even the most arduous of tasks, is romanticized; self-publishing is but one of those jobs. The idea that writing a book is all you need to sell it in volumes is as misleading as it is illusory. Below are some mistakes indie authors make as presented by AgoraBooks.ca -- And it shows in book sales, reviews and popularity. Make Time to Write This i ...

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Agora Books Presents 33 Tips From Book Publicists For Self-Published Authors

Posted on 04 January 2019

Common questions among self-published authors include how to sell more copies, reach more publication outlets, or garner more reviews. The answer seems to lie in hiring a book publicist. Here is a list of what professionals say about book publicists as presented by Agora Books.  If you’re seeking a high quality book self-publishing agency that will provide you with a hands-on service fa ...

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Agora Books Presents 18 Self-Publishing Tips for Authors

Posted on 03 January 2019

It is no secret that out of the  nearly 1 million  books published every year—be it through traditional or print on demand publisher—only a handful makes it in terms of meaningful readership and  sales  according to LDSPMA, a publishing and media association. Agora Publishing—having been in the business for over 20 years plus and having interacted with many professi ...

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Agora Book Self-Publishing Explains How Fiction and Non-Fiction Cover Design Differ

Posted on 03 January 2019

Many self-published authors do not know that fiction and nonfiction cover designs often differ.  They simply use whatever template they fancy and ‘Voila!’ The book is out.  Worse still, is such authors pick what they like for the cover, not what is the tested design that attracts the reader. This often results in books that confuse the readers.  Yet, one of the worst thing ...