Colab42

235 views

Published on

CoLab42.com - How it Works
Colab42 facilitates the self-publishing process by connecting writers with creative professionals that can share in the revenues of a book project.

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
235
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
6
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Colab42

  1. 1. The Collaborative Laboratory Publisher www.colab42.com
  2. 2. Colab42 is a collaborative, crowd-sourced publisherthat delivers the support of a BIG publishing house and the creative control of self-publishing.
  3. 3. Writers that choose to self-publish are entering an increasingly crowded market.
  4. 4. …an increasingly crowded and tough market. 41% of self-published authors paid for eBook cover design; 29% paid for proofreading or editing services. Those who invested in their work earned approximately 13% more than those who did not. Less than 10% of self-published authors make enough money to live off of, and more than half interviewed did not even recoup their initial investment. Average investment? $685. Those who self-published for the first time in 2011 published 2.8 books on average and 90% said they would continue to do so. According to the New York Times, “81% of people believe they have a book in them…and should write it.”http://www.infodocket.com/2012/10/24/new-statistics-from-bowker-self-publishing-sees-triple-digit-growth-in-just-five-yearsNot a Gold Rush – The Taleist Self-Publishing SurveyNew York Times
  5. 5. Colab42 is a collaborative, crowd-sourced publisher that delivers the support of a BIG publishing house and the creative control of self-publishing. We do it by delivering the services of self-publishing service companies and the creative crowd-sourcing of sites like Kickstarter. high Corporate Publishers Colab42Support & Services Small/Independent Publishers & ePublishers Self-Publishing Service Companies Amazon | Itunes Crowd-Funding Sites Self-Publishing lo w Creative Control
  6. 6. 1 Writers submit a manuscript.
  7. 7. 2 Author picks creative team members to work with to deliver a finish project.
  8. 8. 3 Authors & Creative Professionals receive quarterly revenue based on their work.
  9. 9. Corporate Indie & SP Service E-Pub Crowd- Self- Publishers ePublishers Agencies Platforms Funding Publishing Colab42 Professional Editing ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ Design ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ Rights ✔ ✔ ✔ Management Foreign ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔Translation Sales Advances ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔Creative Freedom ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔Publicity/Marketi ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ng Community ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ Engagement Approximate 75-80% 50-90% $400-$24000 15-50% 10% Fees & Time 10% of Sales Cost Cover price Net Flat Fee of Sales of $ Raised

×