Author: Megan Jessop

What Is Hybrid Publishing?

What Is Hybrid Publishing?

Most authors are familiar with the difference between self-publishing and traditional publishing, but more and more publishers are popping up with the label of “co-publisher,” “collaborative publisher,” or “hybrid publisher.” When it comes to finding a publisher that fits your needs and your vision for your book, it helps to know what this means and exactly what type of publishing you can expect.

Ooligan Books as the Major Arcana

Ooligan Books as the Major Arcana

Take a look and see if your favorite Ooligan title is listed and what your tarot match might be. Chances are, there might be a fun message for you from the cards as well!

<h1>Banned Books, Censorship, and Free Little Libraries</h1>

Banned Books, Censorship, and Free Little Libraries

We cannot be educated and empathetic humans in regards to the experiences of others unless we are willing to read those stories and put ourselves in their shoes. Censorship puts a block on those stories and silences the voices that our history has already had a messy track record of silencing.

Publishing for First-Time Authors

Publishing for First-Time Authors

This post should give you a few tips, tricks and resources to help you get your baby into the right hands and onto the shelves. As anyone familiar with publishing will tell you, publishing itself is a process.

Film Review: In God We Trump

Film Review: In God We Trump

On November 8, 2016, I reacted the same as many Americans when it was announced that Donald Trump had officially won the vote for the United States Presidential Election. In the months leading up to the election, I scoffed at the surreal, reality TV-like world 

How Audiobooks Are Changing the Publishing Industry

How Audiobooks Are Changing the Publishing Industry

With so many choosing to listen to books instead of reading the physical copies, it is no doubt the publishing industry has needed to change with the evolving demands of technology and fast-paced culture.

Why Transparency in Marketing Matters

Why Transparency in Marketing Matters

Consumers often choose companies that they can trust and that they feel a connection to. When considering that aspect of your customers—and potential customers—transparency goes a long way!

Personal versus Professional Branding in the Business of Book

Personal versus Professional Branding in the Business of Book

What is the difference between personal branding and professional branding? Why does it matter and when is it better to use one over the other? Let’s start by defining what each one is.