Going down the E-book publishing memory lane before the advent of print-on-demand (POD), the internet and all the fancy toys and softwares we now have, publishing a book, say a novel, required that person (usually the author) gets in touch with a vanity press (vanity publisher) and pay an amount of money (usually, a fortune) to have their books published. Plus, the author compulsorily had to sell the rights to the publishing house and accept an advance on future royalties. Basically, everything had to be done totally at the discretion of the publishing house.… Read the rest “A quick guide on how to self-publish your novel online”