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Time to STOCKUP: Get 5% Off Select Orders

For a limited time, we're offering 5% off select orders printed in the United States. Take advantage of this special deal before it's gone!

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IngramSpark Promo Code Available Now!

In honor of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), IngramSpark is offering FREE title setup and FREE revisions for your print or ebook through March 31, 2020 with promo code* NANO2020. Before we get too far into what it takes to publish your NaNoWriMo book, let’s talk about what NaNoWriMo is and why you should participate.

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Introducing IngramSpark's New Digital Cloth Hardcover Books

We’re excited to announce that today we're retiring our blue and gray cloth book type in favor of a new product offering: digital cloth with linen textured lamination*.

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Free Self-Publishing Courses

You can write the absolute best book in the world, have top-of-the-line book distribution and quality, but another essential part to being a successful publisher is taking the time to invest in expanding your publishing knowledge and expertise, because, at the end of the day, your book’s success needs your input.

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Brand New IngramSpark Website

For the past few months, we've been hard at work laying out an new online experience for our website users. We've focused on making it easier to find the self-publishing resources you need, highlighting our IngramSpark authors and publishers, and helping you connect with your IngramSpark community. Now, it's the time for us to share it with the world. 

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Understanding IngramSpark Title Processing and Availability

What happens when your book gets stuck in IngramSpark's title processing? And what if your title is showing up as "temporarily unavailable" or "out of stock" through online retailers? In this post, we'll review common file errors that delay your title processing and how to ensure that your title is available to booksellers worldwide.

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We're on Instagram @IngramSparkBooks!

Did you know we're on Instagram?! IngramSpark has joined the Instagram #writingcommunity, and we couldn't be more excited! With millions of writing-related hashtags, Instagram is the perfect place to connect with other self-published authors. Following along with each other on the self-publishing journey is not only inspiring, but can also help you learn new ways to market your book, reach more readers, or even improve your writing skills

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Top 10 Self-Publishing Blogs from the IngramSpark Blog

Just like that, we're almost halfway through 2019! As we look back on the year, we want to take a moment and celebrate some of the best and brightest ideas on the blog. The verdict is in—here are your top ten most viewed self-publishing blogs from IngramSpark in 2019! 

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6 Different Ways to Earn Author Income

Writing and publishing a book is a huge undertaking, and it's important for authors to understand how to make money while doing it! Some may think it's as simple as publishing a book, then sitting back and waiting for it to sell—but that's only scratching the surface.  It takes hard work and a little creativity to make a living as an author, but there’s more than one way to do it.  In this post, we talk about six different ways to earn author income.

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Haiku Contest Winner: Celebrating National Poetry Month

In celebration of National Poetry Month in April and National Haiku Poetry Day on April 17, we ran a contest asking you for your best haiku—and the response was overwhelming. We laughed, we cried, and we counted lots of syllables. Join us in celebrating these authentic, talented poets who entered the contest, and learn more about how to self-publish poetry with IngramSpark today!

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