You need to print
thousands of books/CDs/DVDs upfront to get your work published.
printed are stored in your warehouse.
Some of the books/CDs/DVDs
printed are being distributed to offline retailers. Online orders are being met by printed books/CDs/DVDs.
Your customers buy your work at the checkout of offline retailers.
Your royalty fee is minimised because of the printing, inventory and distribution costs.
The printing process starts with the order. It is possible to print just 1 copy.
Your work is only being printed in response to orders, and only the exact amount ordered is printed.
Printed books/CDs/DVDs are being shipped directly to the customers. That is the most cost effective and the fastest way for the supply chain.
Your royalty fee is maximised because you don't carry any printing/inventory/ distribution costs on your back and neither does your publisher.
The Advantages of Print-On-Demand for Authors
Higher Royalty Earnings
In traditional publishing, the industry average royalty for authors is 10%. Let's take a look at an example of a comparison between traditional publishing and the print-on-demand system.
You no longer need to submit your book to publishers, wait in the queue and more often than not get rejected.
Feel the power of freedom and open yourself to the unlimited possibilities that freedom will bring you.