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It takes more than simply writing a manuscript to publish a quality book. It also helps to have a team of professionals to help you navigate the world of publishing—and you can count on iUniverse to be with you every step of the way.

We will help turn your manuscript into a professionally published book and make it available to thousands of retailers and readers around the globe.

We guarantee one-on-one author support, a variety of book format options, copyright registration, and worldwide distribution through resellers like Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and Ingram, among many others.

From editing, publishing, marketing, and selling your book, our unique services are designed to help you maximize your book's potential.

iUniverse's publishing packages and services help make your self-published book the best it can be.

Publishing Packages

We offer a wide range of unique packages, enabling authors to choose the one that best fits their book's needs.

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Digital Formatting and Distribution (e-Book) included included included included
Softcover Publishing included included included included
Hardcover Publishing add-on included included included
Cover Design included included included included
Page Design included included included included
Image Insertions 20 50 75 Unlimited
Electronic Galley included included included included
ISBN assignment included included included included
Color Illustrations (for full-color books only) add-on add-on add-on add-on
Amazon, Google & B&N previews included included included included
New Releases Section of iUniverse Bookstore included included included included
Online Distribution included included included included
Editorial Evaluation with Editor's Choice Eligibility add-on included included included
Cover Copy Polish

included included
Enhanced Metadata Service

included included
Concierge Publishing

US Copyright Registration included included included included
Library of Congress Control Number included included included included
BookStubs™ 50 250 500 Unlimited
Credit for your First Book Order $250.00 $500.00 $1000.00 $1000.00
Digital Design: Print-ready Bookmarks included included included included
Book Sales Savvy Guide included included included included
Social Media Setup Support Guide Kit Kit Kit
Website Design With One Year Hosting 3 Pages 6 Pages 6 Pages 10 Pages
Domain Name and Hosting Renewal add-on add-on 1 year 2 years
Bookseller Returns Program add-on 12 months 24 months 36 months
Press Release add-on 100 media 500 media 500 media
Standard Book Video add-on add-on add-on included
Book featured on Bookmad Magazine
New Releases Half Page Full Page
Digital Design: Print-ready Marketing Materials for Author Events
3 events 10 events Unlimited
Featured Book Placement on the iUniverse Bookstore add-on included included included
Bookstore Sell Sheet Digital File

included included
Book Launch Social Media Announcement

included included
Video & Podcast Interview on the Author Round-up of The Book Connection

included included
2-week Online Book Launch Campaign

Bookstore Pitch Campaign


Author Services

iUniverse offers all the professional services you would expect from a traditional publishing house—editorial, design, production, marketing, and publicity—that are developed and managed by industry veterans:


Let your book stand out with an evaluation for both editorial quality and marketing potential.


Elevate the quality of your book to professional, marketable standards with our editorial services.


Offer your readers three distinct formats of your book through digital print-on-demand (POD) technology.


Work with our team who will incorporate your photos, graphics, and ideas to create a cover that beautifully represents your writing.


Preparing your manuscript for submission is as simple as letting us take care of getting it ready for publication.


Build a dynamic platform for effective bookselling and promotion with our selection of promotional products and services.


Take your pick from our bookselling promotional services that provide you the opportunity to actively promote your book.

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