COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Meridian Publishing Network provides authors, entrepreneurs, and prospective publishers with the tools they need to establish and operate their own small presses. From creating the company's business structure, to setting up operations and workflows, attracting new authors, and achieving global distribution, The Meridian Publishing Network provides practice management guidelines for its members to follow so they can get their new publishing houses up and running immediately.
By creating the first network exclusively for small presses, Meridian has developed a suite of services that are unlike any other in the industry. The turnkey solutions provided to members include:
Business Registration Services
Meridian provides its members with instructions to incorporate and register their small presses so they will appear as the publisher of record on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, iTunes, and more.
Sample Contracts & Documents
Sample documents that members receive include publishing contracts, royalty reports, author FAQs, press releases, and non-disclosure agreements.
Corporate Workflows & Templates
Meridian provides resources to help its members manage income and expenses, sales, invoices, advances, royalties, profit margins, and accounts receivable.
Layout & Design Resources
Members receive access to Meridian's trusted network of industry experts for services including cover design, book formatting, editing, indexing, illustrations, and e-book creation.
Paperback Publishing Guidelines
Meridian provides members with instructions to publish paperback titles on Amazon US & UK sites, Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million, and many more online retailers.
E-book & Audiobook Publishing Guidelines
Meridian provides members with instructions to publish e-book and audiobook titles on Kindle, iTunes, Nook, Google Play, Kobo, Smashwords, and Audible.
Book Marketing Tools
Members receive a comprehensive strategy to market each of their titles, including specific ads to run on Amazon (AMS), Google, and Facebook. (The network's AMS campaigns have collectively yielded over 6 million impressions with an ACoS under 5.5%.)
Business Planning Services
Members receive access to Meridian's network of service providers for website design, logo design, bookkeeping, CRM (customer relationship management), and media liability insurance.
Join The Meridian Publishing Network
To become a member of the network, or to review available service packages, visit www.MeridianPublishingNetwork.com or call (833) 399-5994.
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