iWriterly Video: PUBLISHING SCAMS: Vanity Presses vs. Self-Publishing Service Companies (SPSC)

There are certain “publishers” or “presses” that you should NEVER publish your book with. But how can you identify a shady publisher?

In this video, Meg LaTorre of iWriterly talks about the difference between vanity presses and self-publishing service companies (also called SPSCs).

Topics covered in this video:

  • What is a vanity press?
  • What is a self-publishing service company (SPSC)?
  • What services do vanity presses and SPSCs offer?
  • 8 reasons to avoid working with a vanity press
  • Pros and cons for working with an SPSC
  • Signs of a legit SPSC