Self Publishing Statistics
by Laura Ramirez
According to a recent article, self publishing is growing exponentially, especially when compared with traditional publishing.
For instance, in 2006, Simon & Schuster put out approximately 1800 new titles, while
House put out 9000 unique titles.
Compare these numbers with the following self publishing statistics:
- One self publishing company put out 80,000 new titles in 2007
- Flickr recently celebrated its 2 billionth uploaded photo
- According to Technorati, 120,000 new blogs are created every day
- The photo book market went through the roof
If you are considering self-publishing, now is the time. Remember that the industry encompasses more than just books, self publishing refers to any content you create and distribute yourself whether it's a book
, an ebook
, a web site
, a blog
, a cookbook
or a photo book.
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