Editing


The link below is to an article that takes a look at editing in the writing process.

For more visit:
https://blog.bookbaby.com/2019/07/is-your-manuscript-ready-for-editing/

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Gatekeepers


The link below is to an article that looks at ‘gatekeepers,’ which in this case are those who keep bad books back from entering the ‘book fold’ – i.e. those with poor spelling, poor grammar, etc. This, I believe, is an important issue when there are so many self-publishing options out there. Sure, I believe in free trade and the right of pretty much anyone to sell what they like – but I also believe in quality and products that are fit for purpose.

For more visit:
https://authorkristenlamb.com/2019/07/gatekeepers-good-books-trophy-fishing-in-a-literary-tsunami/

Australia: Editor Wages


The link below is to an article that takes a look at conditions and wages for Australian book editors.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/mar/29/the-book-industry-isnt-dead-thats-just-an-excuse-to-keep-salaries-low

Article: Ebook Formatting


The link below is to an article that looks at ebook formatting, with links to ten other articles.

For more visit:
http://blog.bookbaby.com/2012/08/the-top-10-articles-on-ebook-formatting/