I spent a decade in the legal publishing industry as an editor, acquisitions editor, then publisher. During my time in publishing, I believe I encountered all of the terms and jargon used in the publishing world. 603 more words
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Over the past several months, I’ve described various steps in the traditional publishing process. Now that the series has concluded, I’d like to compile an overview of these steps, in order, along with estimated* timelines for each. 502 more words
I did not know what some of these terms meant. Here is some clarity to the words used in the publishing business… <3
The most important legal advice any creator needs to hear is this: read before you sign.
In the world of publishing, before a manuscript can start the magical journey from a writer’s computer to a reader’s book, the writer must sign a contract allowing the agent and editor to use the work as needed. 654 more words