on The Book Shepherd:
When newbie authors are asked about their publishing experience, the phrase “It’s overwhelming” would surface within the top three responses. And it is.
There is expansive information about publishing. Multiple books have been written on every aspect of it. Public and private workshops are available. Webinars flow daily. Author and writing groups are in most cities. Information is out there—a plethora of information—how to do it; what not to do; how to publish your book for a few hundred bucks, how to become a best-seller; how to sell books by the truckloads, how to—how to—how to … you name it, it’s out there.
Not all of it is good information.