Traditional Publishing

4 Ways to Show Your Patriotism This July

July could arguably be the most “American” of all of the United States’ calendar months—it’s a time for water sports, pool parties, bright summer days and balmy summer nights, iced-down Coca Cola straight from the glass bottle and picnic tables […]

What is Diversity in Writing and Should You Write It?

In the past seventy years or so, our culture has seen a significant shift from a conservative, religiously influenced viewpoint to a much freer and accepting system that encompasses everything from race and sexuality to relationship styles and gender identity. […]

Indie Authors: Use This Resource to Avoid Publishing Scams

Before self-publishing through Kindle Direct Publishing, Smashwords, Createspace, Lightning Source and more became a possibility, there was one type of publishing that was surrounded by stigma: “vanity publishing” or “subsidy publishing.” A vanity press was a company that an author would […]

3 Things to Keep in Mind When Choosing Your Literary Agent

No one said getting your book published was easy. In fact, until the existence of self-publishing, it was one of the hardest things to do on earth (just ask any author who’s queried over 100 agents to represent their manuscript […]

How Much Will Your Editing Cost with Midnight Publishing?

One of the most important aspects when it comes to selecting your editor is to take into account the costs associated with the process. As a self-published author (or even an author working with a hybrid publishing house where a […]