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A Clean Manuscript Saves Time, Money and Hassle in All Steps of Your Publishing Project A clean document saves time, money and hassle in all steps of the publishing process from editing, design and proofing to creating an e-book. By stripping your document of all unnecessary formatting like extra returns and spaces, and by using […]

Manuscript Prep.

The Squeaky Clean Manuscript

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Not All Fonts are Equal Fonts (also known as typefaces) are small applications that work within other applications to render type. Typefaces are considered intellectual property and typically are not licensed to copy from one computer to another unless allowed under the font license agreement. Not all computers have the same fonts and not all […]

Design

The Best Typeface for Your Book

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Choosing the best printing method for your book Understanding print-on-demand books (POD) Printing-on-demand is a printing process that makes it cost effective to print and bind small quantities of books as you need them. Usually using toner, print-on-demand books are printed directly from a pdf and require little setup. POD books have a fixed price […]

Printing

Print on Demand vs. Offset Printing

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