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IP Grammar Tips – Part 1

1. Never use “that” when you’re referring to a person. “H.H. Holmes was the first American that became a serial killer.” H.H. Holmes (an alias for Herman Mudgett) was a person, not an object. It’s an insult, even to a … Continue reading

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IP Writing Tips: A Handful of Homophones

A homophone is a word with multiple spellings and meanings, but only one pronunciation. The most common homophonic gaffe involves to, too and two. It’s pretty easy to deal with by keeping these simple rules in mind: – Two is … Continue reading

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IP Writing Tips: Decoding the Jargon: Polishing your Manuscript

So you’ve written a book. You’ve even gotten some readers to look at it. If you’re unfortunate, those readers are friends and family, who will pull their punches at best. If you’re very lucky, they will be expert readers, and … Continue reading

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Family History Books

Did you know that InstantPublisher prints family history books? We’ve helped many customers self publish their family histories, genealogies and memiors over the years. Whether your family history is humorous, sober or serious, we can print it. This is your opportunity … Continue reading

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Book Binding Options

All of our book binding methods, except the 3-Ring and hardback/case bindings, are what are sometimes referred to as “soft covers.” The 3-Ring Padded binding is laminated card stock with a padded core, which is formed around three metal rings, … Continue reading

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Self Publishing is to your advantage

An author who decides to self-publish basically becomes the publisher. (The author does everything.) The author must proofread the final text and provide the funds required to publish the book, as well as the camera-ready artwork. The author is responsible for … Continue reading

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Book Publishing Industry has steady Growth

A recent study in August 2011 shows steady growth in the modern U.S. publishing industry — capturing its size, scope, revenue and rapid strategic expansion across multiplatform content and sales distribution channels. Spanning 2008-2010, BookStats offers data and analysis of … Continue reading

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Book Cover Designs

The cover for your book is a very important selling tool. You can have a great story to tell, but if the cover fails to draw attention, the book will not sell. All large book publishers and distributors look for … Continue reading

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The History of Book Printing

The history of book printing can be traced back hundreds of years ago to China, where most scholars believe the process’ origins began. Since then, the process of book printing has changed greatly into the advanced, high-quality service that Instant … Continue reading

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“Print-On-Demand” & Marketing your Book at Book Fairs

InstantPublisher specializes in Print-on-Demand. They print product manuals, employee handbooks, and training manuals, and and all other types of printing services. After placing your order and printing your book, it’s time to market this possible “best seller.” Talk to many … Continue reading

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