The Agony and Ecstasy of Becoming a Self-Publisher: How to Make It Fun and Profitable.

The Agony and Ecstasy of Becoming a Self-Publisher: How to Make It Fun and Profitable.

11 Apr 2018, 16:45 - 17:30

Author HQ

The largest growth segment in the book industry today is that of authors who are publishing their own work(s). Some authors are making this decision out of necessity but many are deliberating choosing this path because of the freedom and control that self-publishing provides. But to do it successfully, one also has to become the business owner of their own work. In this session, you’ll gain insights from authors who have successfully launched their own publishing businesses while learning pitfalls to avoid as a new self-published author. This session is sponsored by IngramSpark.



  • Porter Anderson



    Publishing Perspectives

  • Robin Cutler




  • Orna Ross



    Director of Alliance of Independent Authors

    Orna Ross ( is an award-winning novelist and poet and an advocate for independent authors and creative entrepreneurship. She is...

  • Wendy Jones



  • David Penny



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