90 Best Self Publishing Blogs and Websites
Self Publishing Blogs
Here are 90 Best Self Publishing Blogs you should follow in 2023
Self-Publishing Review offers professional book reviews, book marketing and book editing services as well as featuring news, opinion, and how to's on the self-publishing process.
6.7K⋅ 11.5K⋅ 137 ⋅4 posts / week ⋅ Dec 2008 Get Email Contact
Bath, England, UK
I'm Joanna. I love books and since you're here, I guess you do too! This site is for writers just starting out in need of craft advice, as well as for authors further ahead on the journey looking for business help and a glimpse into the future of creativity.I've been sharing my writing and publishing experience since 2008 so you can learn from my mistakes and be more successful in your creative life.
Also in Creative Writing Blogs, Book Marketing Blogs, UK Writing Blogs, UK Book Marketing Blogs
36K⋅ 85.3K ⋅4 posts / week ⋅ Dec 2008 Get Email Contact
The Passive Voice is an aggregated blog of the latest news in the publishing industry. Also known as the Passive Guy, this blog, while lacking a bit in the way of page styling and pizzaz, collects and publishes the most up-to-date news related to publishing and self-publishing.
Also in Writing Blogs
45.2K ⋅1 post / day ⋅ Feb 2011 Get Email Contact
Cincinnati, Ohio, US
Jane Friedman has 20 years of experience in the publishing industry, with expertise in digital media strategy for authors and publishers. People working inside the industry see me as as an expert in digital and self-publishing, while independent authors see me as a traditional publishing figure. Learn how to build a successful creative career during a time of rapid transformation in publishing.
215.2K⋅ 4.7K ⋅2 posts / week ⋅ Dec 2009 Get Email Contact
London, England, UK
Orna Ross is a bestselling and award-winning Irish author, with a strong background in creative education. She writes cross-generational, trans-Atlantic historical fiction, stories in which buried secrets from the past erupt into the present. She also writes inspirational poetry and guidebooks for self-publishing authors and creative entrepreneurs.
3.3K⋅ 35.8K⋅ 1.7K ⋅1 post / quarter ⋅ Sep 2008 Get Email Contact
7. Kristen Lamb
Dallas, Texas, US
Kristen worked in international sales before transitioning into a career as an author, freelance editor and speaker. Kristen has helped tens of thousands of writers find success using social media. Her methods are responsible for selling millions of books. She has helped all levels of writers from mega authors to self-published unknowns attain amazing results.
13.6K ⋅2 posts / month ⋅ Jun 2009 Get Email Contact
The #1 online resource for writing and self publishing your first book. Learn how with articles, training courses & action plans to get you started.
122K⋅ 2.4K ⋅2 posts / week ⋅ Mar 2016 Get Email Contact
Pennsauken, New Jersey, US
Founded in 2011, BookBaby has grown to become the nation's leading self-publishing company. Led by a crew of authors, poets, bloggers, and artists, BookBaby is dedicated to helping all writers publish successfully. How to self-publish your book, distribute your book, and promote your book. Professional writing tips from BookBaby.com to guide you through how to make a book.
62.4K⋅ 8.6K⋅ 9.9K ⋅2 posts / week ⋅ Jan 2011 Get Email Contact
Los Gatos, California, US
Mark Coker from Smashwords. Whether you publish with Smashwords or not, Mark Coker's blog posts are always well worth reading. Sure, he is not a big fan of Amazon exclusivity and makes his point about that regularly, but if anyone knows how self-publishing works, it's Mark. Miss a post at your peril. Founder of Smashwords, a distributor of indie (self-published) ebooks serving Apple, B&N.
110.2K⋅ 15.6K ⋅1 post / month ⋅ Mar 2008 Get Email Contact
New York, US
Writer's Digest is the No. 1 resource for writing better and getting published. Writer's Digest seeks to inspire and inform writers, and help them succeed in all their publishing endeavors.
Also in Writing Magazines
290.4K⋅ 737.6K⋅ 10.2K ⋅1 post / day ⋅ Dec 2000 Get Email Contact
12. Just Publishing Advice For Writers and Authors | Free self-publishing advice, how to guides and tips
Nyon, Vaud, Switzerland
Just Publishing Advice is maintained by Derek Haines, an ageing English teacher, author and habitual blogger, who has a long-held interest in self-publishing, as a means of freedom of expression rather than as an avenue to instant riches and fame.
3.9K⋅ 164.8K ⋅2 posts / week ⋅ Dec 2017 Get Email Contact
London, England, UK
Hello and welcome to the Author Advice Centre run by The Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi), the global non-profit association for writers who self-publish. Here you'll find a blog, PDF downloads, information about our Indie Author Fringe Conferences and our guidebooks & publications. Subscribe to keep up with latest articles from this blog.
Also in UK Self Publishing Blogs
14K⋅ 46K ⋅3 posts / week ⋅ May 2012 Get Email Contact
Portland, Oregon, US
Creativindie is my main blog, and it's also a mission: to help artists, authors and entrepreneurs develop their vision, build their platforms, and get more visibility with less time and effort so they can easily make and sell their best work, and put more value into the world by creating more things people love.
13.4K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Learn from the Lulu Team how to write, design, print, and sell your book. Featuring guest posts from marketing and publishing experts.
106.3K⋅ 31.6K⋅ 3.8K ⋅5 posts / month ⋅ Dec 2007 Get Email Contact
London, England, UK
Self Publish, Be Happy is an organization dedicated to shaping contemporary photography and visual culture through publishing, online and offline events, and education programmes.
42.3K⋅ 14.7K⋅ 57.4K ⋅1 post / week ⋅ Mar 2012 Get Email Contact
17. Indie Reader
New York, US
IR's launch in 2009, we have reviewed thousands of self-published titles. We have also seen most of the negativity directed to self-publishing disappear, to the point where indie books regularly make the major bestseller lists, win major literary awards, and sell hundreds of thousands of copies. Our Reviewers won't judge your book as compared to other self-published titles, but against other books, period.
Also in Book Blogs, Indie Book Blogs
10.9K⋅ 7.3K ⋅6 posts / week Get Email Contact
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Kobo Writing Life is the one-stop, do-it-yourself publishing portal.This online community hosts articles about both the craft and business of writing.
6.1K⋅ 5.8K⋅ 1.8K ⋅2 posts / week ⋅ Aug 2012 Get Email Contact
San Francisco, California, US
I've been an avid writer and reader all of my life. I have a diverse background, and have found I'm happiest running my own business. I currently live in the Northern Idaho area with my husband and our two cats. Here you will find Top Tips for Content Creation, Publishing, and Monetizing
1.4K⋅ 2.8K ⋅1 post / month ⋅ Apr 2012 Get Email Contact
Houston, Texas, US
Elite Online Publishing helps busy entrepreneurs, business leaders, and professional athletes create, publish, and market their book, to build their business and brand.
1.6K⋅ 4.2K⋅ 6.1K ⋅3 posts / week Get Email Contact
Parker, Colorado, US
Outskirts Press helps authors develop and publish high-quality books by offering exceptional design, printing, publishing, distribution, and book marketing services.
14.3K⋅ 4.6K ⋅2 posts / week ⋅ Aug 2008 Get Email Contact
Nashville, Tennessee, US
Everything you need to know about self-publishing: from editing your book to selling your book
28.5K⋅ 8.2K ⋅9 posts / quarter ⋅ Jun 2015 Get Email Contact
23. Nail Your Novel
Subscribe to keep up with writing, publishing and self-publishing advice from a bestselling ghostwriter and book doctor Roz Morris.
3K⋅ 14.1K⋅ 194 ⋅3 posts / month ⋅ Apr 2009 Get Email Contact
New Providence, New Jersey, US
Here at Self Published Author.com, we offer tools, advice, and resources to help you through the publishing process. Bowker is the official ISBN agency in the US and Australia. We're excited about authors taking the publishing process into their own hands, and we're here to help however you need it.
4.2K ⋅1 post / week ⋅ Apr 2013 Get Email Contact
As a publishing coach, I help writers accomplish their writing, publishing and marketing goals! I have over a decade of experience in the publishing industry, including writing and editing and book marketing. When I started this blog, my original goal was to help coach authors on how to use social media to promote their books.
987⋅ 336 ⋅3 posts / week ⋅ Nov 2013 Get Email Contact
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, US
Dorrance Publishing is America's oldest publishing services company. Publish your book with Dorrance, or explore our options for writing services. The Dorrance blog offers writing tips, publishing advise, book promotion, and more.
6.9K⋅ 2.3K ⋅2 posts / month ⋅ Oct 2013 Get Email Contact
Columbus, Ohio, US
I'm Dale, and besides being a Certified Personal Trainer, I'm also a best-selling, self-published author of well over 40 books. I'm also working on my catalog in other languages like Spanish, German, and French!
3.5K ⋅1 post / week ⋅ Sep 2016 Get Email Contact
In a world full of systems, outsourced services, and automated responses, we aim to make your self-publishing journey more about your needs and less about conveyor-belt publishing. Get free Self-Publishing Advice: Writing tips for authors, marketing advice for indie authors and the latest updates on independent publishing.
5.2K⋅ 4.4K ⋅1 post / quarter ⋅ Mar 2013 Get Email Contact
ReadersMagnet serves as your Self-Publishing and Marketing Company to publish your work and to reach your prospects, customers, and readers.
2.6K⋅ 706⋅ 235 ⋅2 posts / day Get Email Contact
The online magazine for independent authors and publishers. Mick Rooney is an editor, investigative journalist, author, publishing consultant, and Editor-In-Chief of The Independent Publishing Magazine (TIPM).
4.3K ⋅1 post / month ⋅ May 2008 Get Email Contact
Covers Writing, Publishing, Learning, and Reviews. SelfPublishing.com provides learning resources & thought leadership for the self-publishing industry. Our team of publishing experts creates informational content, research, & industry news that equips people with the tools necessary to become successful authors.
56 ⋅3 posts / week Get Email Contact
Madison Heights, Michigan, US
Publishing Xpress, a Self Publishing and Online Book Printing Company, has a self-publishing blog about Book, Magazine, and Catalog Publishing. Subscribe to keep with the latest self-publishing tips and updates.
1.5K⋅ 435 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
Carlisle, England, UK
Hi, I'm Paul Teague, the author of 'The Secret Bunker' Trilogy. I have written short stories, plays, letters for magazines and hundreds of web articles, even a couple of self-published marketing books. This blog is the essential weekly podcast for all new and aspiring indie authors. Subscribe to get latest articles from this blog in your inbox.
553⋅ 3.3K ⋅1 post / week ⋅ Mar 2016 Get Email Contact
Roswell, Georgia, US
Find articles on writing tips, book design, cover design, eBook, book marketing and information on the business of self-publishing.
959⋅ 5K ⋅1 post / month ⋅ Feb 2011 Get Email Contact
Los Angeles, California, US
Welcome to selfpublishingmastery.com, the indie authors' home. This online platform about self-publishing offers all you need for successful self-publishing in one convenient place. Read Latest news and trends, expert interviews, success stories. Book marketing and editing services.
477⋅ 4K ⋅1 post / month ⋅ Jun 2016 Get Email Contact
36. 1106 Design
Phoenix, Arizona, US
1106 Design is a Phoenix-based company that works with authors, publishers, business pros, coaches, consultants, speakers . . . anyone who wants a beautiful book, meticulously prepared to industry standards. We offer top-quality cover design, beautifully designed and typeset interiors, manuscript editing, indexing, title consulting, and expert self-publishing advice.
2.5K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
Our mission is to discover talented self-published authors and help them give their work the attention and recognition it deserves. Our primary focus is fiction across a wide range of genres; however, we selectively consider non-fiction books as well.
9.1K⋅ 3.3K ⋅1 post / quarter ⋅ Mar 2012 Get Email Contact
Los Angeles, California, US
Book Launchers provides self publishing services & consultations to book authors. Here you will find tips and tools to help youself publish & sell your book.
1.5K⋅ 8.6K⋅ 629 ⋅2 posts / week ⋅ Jan 2017 Get Email Contact
Self Publishing Advisor is a blog that discusses self-publishing and book marketing for authors before and after the publishing process.
410 ⋅1 post / month ⋅ Aug 2008 Get Email Contact
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Working as a freelance copywriter/editor for seven years, in 2014 Jen expanded her business to be a support service for authors. Her own steep learning path to self-publishing spurs her on to provide top value to specialists looking to publish a book or ebook. Our Aussie blog offers self-publishing help, book marketing advice, and other tips to help authors.
155⋅ 807 ⋅1 post / week ⋅ Aug 2013 Get Email Contact
Ridgewood, New Jersey, US
Teaches other authors how to create a sustainable business around their books. Learn from Bestselling authors how to research, fearlessly write and successfully launch your book.
Also in Business Writing Blogs
10.8K⋅ 20 ⋅2 posts / month ⋅ Oct 2015 Get Email Contact
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, US
G.C.M. LLC uses our ability to create stunning video, social media content and live stream broadcasting to present and gain exposure for your business in the everchanging world of internet and visual branding.
2K⋅ 1.7K⋅ 2.1K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
New Delhi, Delhi, India
Explore our blog to know more about Located in the metropolitan heart of the country, we are an experienced and well organized publishing company, determined to provide the best of services for book publication.
78.4K⋅ 915⋅ 8.6K ⋅1 post / quarter ⋅ Nov 2017 Get Email Contact
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, US
At Self-Publishing Relief, we have over twenty years of experience working with authors. We respect writers, so we don't make empty, pie-in-the-sky promises. Here's what we do promise: We have the expertise to support and guide you through every step of self-publishing an e-book and print book.
1 post / week ⋅ Jun 2015 Get Email Contact
Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
Madhouse Media Publishing specialises in eBook design and publication, book marketing, and author platform development. In The Write Stuff, independent author, podcaster and CEO of Madhouse Media Publishing blogs about writing, creativity and independent publishing.
2.4K⋅ 405 ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
Updates on new books, plus thoughts and processes on the path to the publish date. Authored by Teri Redick.
24 posts / year Get Email Contact
Chicago, Illinois, US
Welcome to the home of bestselling author Joseph Andrew Konrath. I write books and short stories in the thriller, horror, erotica and comedy genres. I've sold over two million books worldwide. My books are known for their fast action, snappy dialog, laugh aloud comedy, and nail biting terror, often all on the same page.
6.6K⋅ 12.5K ⋅ Mar 2005 Get Email Contact
48. David Gaughran
David Gaughran is an Irish writer, living in Prague who spends most of his time traveling the world and collecting stories. Writer blog of David Gaughran, focusing on marketing advice for self-publishers, filled with valuable free resources for authors.
4.3K⋅ 25.3K ⋅ Apr 2011 Get Email Contact
Wise Ink is an online community created to help passionate authors through the hurdles of publishing. The voices behind Wise, Ink are two editors, Dara Beevas and Amy Quale. Dara and Amy both work for an indie publisher in the Twin Cities and are passionate about authors, books, and all things related to publishing.
5.1K⋅ 4.1K ⋅ Feb 2012 Get Email Contact
Bloomington, Illinois, US
The Xlibris Blog is your rich source of information about the latest industry news, featured budding and established authors, tricks of the trade, and our special packages and services. Whether you're an existing Xlibris author or you'd like to be one, this blog can help you achieve your self-publishing goals!
23.2K⋅ 9.2K ⋅ Jan 2013 Get Email Contact
Bloomington, Indiana, US
Balboa Press, a division of Hay House, is a book publishing company that helps aspiring self-help and transformational authors self-publish books and achieve their dreams.
42.2K⋅ 11.4K ⋅ Feb 2015 Get Email Contact
Brighton, England, UK
CompletelyNovel is the friendly publishing platform dedicated to helping indie authors create, publish and sell beautiful print books. Keep up to speed with the publishing world. Have a browse of our news articles about the latest developments in the book publishing industry, handy hints on publishing your own book and updates from the CompletelyNovel team. Subscribe to get latest articles from this blog.
1K⋅ 4.4K ⋅ Oct 2008 Get Email Contact
The iUniverse Blog covers self- publishing. We Bring the Latest news from the iUniverse self-publishing family and iUniverse reviews of iUniverse Authors
6.2K⋅ 6.3K ⋅ Sep 2012 Get Email Contact
At First Steps Publishing, we are looking for well-written books by new authors taking them from raw manuscript to a well marketed and designed masterpieces people want to read. First Steps' Publishing Services for the author seeking a foundational digital publisher.
112⋅ 105 ⋅4 posts / year ⋅ Mar 2012 Get Email Contact
Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada
This blog is for the self-publisher on a budget. This is a spot to learn about self-publishing on a budget! Throughout the blog you'll see topics on how to get your book together, how to publish, how to navigate things like CreateSpace and Ingram, what self-publishing services are out there and even things like whether or not to use a Pseudonym!
232⋅ 3.8K ⋅ Aug 2017 Get Email Contact
Manchester, England, UK
The Book Design Blog is devoted to celebrating the craftsmanship behind beautiful books and publications. From self-published 'zines to commercially produced books and everything in between, anything vaguely book-like is considered for a feature. Subscribe to keep track of new posts from this blog.
Also in Design Blogs
3.8K⋅ 1.7K⋅ 852 ⋅ May 2011 Get Email Contact
Wilsonville, Oregon, US
Christina Katz teaches writers to become successful at their craft through training and classes. From freelancers looking for a nudge to pitch new markets to new authors preparing to self-publish, many types of writers find helpful advice on this site.
1.9K ⋅ Nov 2009 Get Email Contact
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
My name is Dave and I wanted to personally welcome you to the MYeBook self-publishing platform! My eBook was formed out of the need to give authors answers to some of the most important questions faced when self-publishing books within online stores.
1.1K⋅ 150 ⋅ Jun 2013 Get Email Contact
Boston, Massachusetts, US
Self publish a book that will be competitive in the marketplace. Our book publishing company can help you achieve self publishing success with your book. Infinity Publishing's blog covers all areas of independent publishing including self-publishing, book marketing, print-on-demand, eBooks, distribution, and more!
1.6K⋅ 2.3K ⋅ Jan 2012 Get Email Contact
So how do you get published? How do you decide if traditional or self-publishing is the best path for your book? These are questions I address in my blog and at seminars, workshops and writers conferences all over the country. By Alan Rinzler.
May 2008 Get Email Contact
61. Kelly Abell
Welcome to my site, where you can learn about my books and find writing advice you can use. My blog on this site is focused on writing and marketing tips. If you need help with writing, want to self-publish a book and need advice, or just want to kick a story idea around to see what works best, that's what I'm here for.
3.8K ⋅2 posts / year ⋅ Oct 2014 Get Email Contact
London, England, UK
I_AM Self-Publishing produce beautiful books and eBooks for authors, and give them the tools, knowledge and materials they need to market their work. Our self-publishing blog features all the latest self-publishing news, tips, advice and information on our latest releases.
611⋅ 3K ⋅ Aug 2014 Get Email Contact
San Luis Obispo, California, US
Jason Matthews writes fiction and non-fiction. His books have been translated into 8 languages, and his self-publishing lessons have been viewed by students in 123 countries at Udemy, Lynda and other sites.
2.2K ⋅ Feb 2010 Get Email Contact
Newark, Delaware, US
This self-publishing blog is for writers & aspiring writers for writing tips, publishing tips, and writing inspiration. Authority marketing insights.
2.4K⋅ 2K ⋅ Dec 2010 Get Email Contact
Tecumseh, Michigan, US
DiggyPOD was originally a small printing business called Quickprint, Inc. and was started in 1988 by Laura Alexander and three partners. Read DiggyPOD blog for self-publishing advice and to learn more abut what it takes to publish a book.
2.2K⋅ 341 ⋅ May 2014 Get Email Contact
Phoenix, Arizona, US
Practical book marketing advice for self-publishing authors, created by WriteMarketDesign.com
2.7K ⋅ May 2011 Get Email Contact
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Editing for Self-Published Authors - we make self-published books read like they were professionally published 😉
1.1K⋅ 1.3K⋅ 430 Get Email Contact
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Prowess Publishing has over 14 years of experience delivering innovative solutions to the Publishing & Media companies around the world. We have been involved with Self-Publishing Industry in US since 2011 and have helped hundreds of Authors launch their careers.
9.3K⋅ 1.2K ⋅4 posts / year ⋅ May 2017 Get Email Contact
Sandra Peoples is a publishing coach and consultant based in Michigan, who helps aspiring authors learn the ropes of self-publishing, and teaches service providers how to use books to build their following, fill their programs, and attract their ideal customers and clients.
455⋅ 724 ⋅10 posts / year ⋅ Dec 2016 Get Email Contact
Columbus, Ohio, US
Columbus Publishing Lab is a small, family-owned company built on the idea that self-publishers should be treated with honesty and offered excellent services at a fair price.
1.3K⋅ 2K ⋅ Dec 2013 Get Email Contact
Nicole Gebhardt is the CEO of Niche Pressworks publishing and a Marketing Strategist. Nicole Gebhardt delivers tips, ideas and solutions for authors to get their book created and delivered
763⋅ 2.3K ⋅ Jun 2011 Get Email Contact
Dallas, Texas, US
This section of our blog features articles that have to do exclusively with Self-Publishing. Pen2publishing helps aspiring authors to publish, print, market, and distribute their books.
5K⋅ 13 ⋅7 posts / year Get Email Contact
I run The Self-Publishing and Book Marketing Blog with my partners, the book publishing experts where we guide authors through their self-publishing and book marketing journey, show tips and tricks to help them earn more from their marketing.
206 ⋅3 posts / year ⋅ Jun 2020 Get Email Contact
My Word Publishing is one of Denver's most highly regarded self publishing companies. They guide authors through the self-publishing of their own books. Read Professional writing tips for self-publishers including book design, editing, marketing through the publishing process by My Word! Publishing.
295⋅ 134 ⋅ Jun 2017 Get Email Contact
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Michael Hanrahan of MH Publishing blogs about publishing, self-publishing, ebooks, printing, and other topics related to books.
177 ⋅ Jun 2014 Get Email Contact
Self Publishing Bloggers
|Blogger Name||Blog Link||Total Blog Posts|
|Robert Lee Brewer||writersdigest.com||442|
|John Staughton, Senior Reviewer||selfpublishingreview.com||147|
|Writers Digest Staff||writersdigest.com||76|
|Roz Morris @Roz_Morris||nailyournovel.wordpress.com||32|
Self Publishing Blog Topics
|Topic||Number of posts|
|Write Better Fiction||257|
|Best Seller List||230|
|Writer's Digest Author Spotlight||140|
|All About The Book||122|
|Write Better Poetry||79|
|Topic||Past Month Count|
Self Publishing Blogs By Country
|Country||No. of Blogs|
|UK Self Publishing Blogs||10|