In this economy and digital media environment, many companies are thinking about how to take content they’ve already paid for or created and repurpose it to create new, saleable products.
With so many new avenues for publishing and distribution, books (both print and digital) remain a popular choice. Are you considering self-publishing a book? This series will explore five things you need to know to do it right.
In this post, Ally E. Peltier, an editor, writer, and publishing consultant formerly of Simon & Schuster shares what to put in and leave out when bringing old content back to life in a book.
Visit the ASBPE blog for the full post. Thank you to Steven Roll and the American Society of Business Publication Editors for inviting me on as a guest blogger. Stay tuned for new posts in this five-part series.
Founder of The Writer’s Ally, Ally E. Machate is a bestselling book collaborator, award-winning editor, and expert publishing consultant who loves using her insider knowledge and experience with the publishing industry to lead serious authors toward success. She and her team live to help make great books happen, whether that means showing a writer how to improve a manuscript, get an agent, or self-publish; or coaching an author on growing her platform to sell more books. Since 1999, she has supported hundreds of authors on their publishing journey and takes pride in serving as their books’ best ally.