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From budding novelists to New York Times bestselling authors, here's what they have to say:

<p>Stu Krieger, author of <a href="https://publishizer.com/that-one-cigarette/">That One Cigarette</a>&nbsp;(Harvard Square Editions)</p>

"My entire Publishizer experience has been a joy. The Publishizer team are smart, dedicated, and kind human beings who truly care about shepherding new authors and their works out into the cold, cruel world."

<p>Derek Loudermilk, author of <a href="https://publishizer.com/superconductors/">Superconductors</a> (Kogan Page)</p>

"Publishizer helped me set a good target for book sales and helped me figure out how to get there. I was able to take my book from concept to reality."

<p>Susan Wands, author of <a href="https://publishizer.com/magician-fool/">Magician &amp; Fool</a> (i2i Publishing)</p>

"I was determined to self publish until I worked with Publishizer. Their team showed me that with pre-orders for my book, I could interest a publisher. I am happy to be going forward with a publisher for my book, due to my Publishizer campaign."

<p>TJ Anderson, author of <a href="https://publishizer.com/the-art-of-health-hacking/">The Art of Health Hacking</a> (Morgan James Publishing)</p>

"Publishizer helped me launch my book into the stratosphere. I went from unsure how to launch to confident in my approach- to not just make money with my launch, but actually create a movement around my book. Plus, I found a publisher I love!"

<p>Sean Avila Saiter, PhD, author of <a href="https://publishizer.com/the-afterlife/">The Afterlife</a> (Weiser Books)</p>

"Putting my proposal on Publishizer was less about raising money and more about putting myself out there. Not only did I raise needed funds but the visibility of the campaign put me in touch with my dream publisher. I am very happy with my experience!"

<p>Scott Bales, author of <a href="https://publishizer.com/mobile-ready/">Mobile Ready</a>&nbsp;(Innovation Labs)</p>

"Crowd-publishing is recreating the nature of the publishing industry. It’s empowering authors to new heights. The innovative entrepreneur in me chose the path that would give me the greatest leverage and create the strongest learning journey."

<p>Poornima Vijayashanker, author of <a href="https://publishizer.com/present/">Present!</a>&nbsp;(Femgineer)</p>

"For my second book, I discovered Publishizer, and made close to $15K! Publishizer provided social proof, a clear goal, and a deadline. The Publishizer team provided the much needed support we needed to get through the campaign. I'd highly recommend using their service."

Poornima Vijayashanker, author of Present! (Femgineer)

<p>Jeremiah Gardner, author of <a href="https://publishizer.com/the-lean-brand/">The Lean Brand</a>&nbsp;(Market By Numbers Press)</p>

"Publishing is changing, and Publishizer is at the forefront of the future of the industry. In this shifting landscape, I was glad to have gone the crowd-publishing route. It made my writing better, gave me invaluable learnings, and most importantly, connected me directly with my audience."

<p>Michael Sanders, author of <a href="https://publishizer.com/ayahuasca/">Ayahuasca</a>&nbsp;(Sage &amp; Feather Press)</p>

"Publishizer allowed me to raise more than enough funds to bring my book – a lifelong dream – to fruition. The platform helped me connect with a wider audience, and ultimately, deliver a best-selling book."

Michael Sanders, author of Ayahuasca (Sage & Feather Press)

<p>Dan Cleland, author of <a href="https://publishizer.com/pulse-of-the-jungle/">Pulse Of The Jungle</a>&nbsp;(Lioncrest Publishing)</p>

"The team at Publishizer was super professional and a joy to work with. They provided help and support all the way and helped me raise $18,000!"

<p>Sangeet Choudary, author of <a href="https://publishizer.com/platform-scale/">Platform Scale</a>&nbsp;(Platform Thinking Labs)</p>

"Publishizer has been a great partner to launch Platform Scale. They are passionate about helping authors get books published and Publishizer does way more than one would expect. I would recommend this to any author looking to run a pre-orders campaign."

<p>Steve Shipley, author of <a href="https://publishizer.com/wine-sense/">Wine Sense</a>&nbsp;(InkIT Press)</p>

"Publishizer provides a risk-free ecosystem for funding and completing your book and bringing it to market. They have a great platform connecting authors and readers to make publishing a community event."

Steve Shipley, author of Wine Sense (InkIT Press)

<p>Tom Morkes, author of <a href="https://publishizer.com/collaborate/">Collaborate</a>&nbsp;(Insurgent Publishing)</p>

"Thanks to Publishizer, I was able to raise over $12,000 in less than 30 days before I ever put pen to paper to write my book. If you are a fan of the lean startup model for businesses, Publishizer is the lean startup model for books."

Tom Morkes, author of Collaborate (Insurgent Publishing)

<p>Jason B. Ladd, author of <a href="https://publishizer.com/one-of-the-few/">One Of The Few</a>&nbsp;(Boone Shepherd)</p>

Publishizer created the venue I needed to get my book proposal needed exposure. I exceeded my goal of $7,500 in just over 30 days. Crowd-publishing is a powerful new force in the publishing industry.

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A revolutionary way for authors and publishers to get matched

The Bookseller

Publishizer matches authors with publishers during pre-orders campaigns. It’s like Kickstarter meets Tinder, for publishing.

TechCrunch

Publishizer wants to create a platform that publishers might use to find new books, a sort of literary minor league stadium for hunting up new talent.

Inc.

The publication process is complicated, convoluted and expensive. Publishizer offers authors a revolutionary way to get their book out there.

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Pulse Of The Jungle

Daniel Cleland in Health

Pulse of the Jungle is an inspirational guide for seekers wishing to transcend culture, explore the world and make an impact. Be educated about the ways in which the entheogenic ...

LioncrestSigned

Roots of Consciousness

Melissa Stangl in Mind & Body

What is science discovering about the role of consciousness in physical health? Where do psychoactive medicines and spiritual practices fit? How can we use these findings to achieve overall well-being?

Sunbury Press, Inc.Signed

That One Cigarette

Stu Krieger in Literary Fiction

That One Cigarette is an alternate history novel that follows multiple members of four families from November of 1963 to January of 2009. It’s a story of how one man's ...

Harvard Square EditionsSigned

Something Tragic

Jessica Yeh in Young Adult

As the subject of endless gossip, popular girl Crisa Grayson is the most interesting and beautiful person band geek Addison Warren has ever met. Somehow, she’s also the most tragic.

Desert Palm PressSigned

Magician & Fool

Susan Wands in Fantasy

Artist Pamela Colman Smith, befriended by Bram Stoker and commissioned to create a new deck of tarot cards, battles to keep her creations from being perverted for evil purposes.

i2i PublishingSigned
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Go from proposal to publishing deal in 45 days

Your publishing journey begins here

1: Start a proposal

Publishizer guides you step-by-step through writing and submitting a professional proposal. Non-fiction does not require a finished manuscript, however, fiction requires a finished manuscript if you want to attract a traditional publisher.

2: Sell pre-orders

You will launch a 30-day campaign, and offer readers bonuses when they pre-order copies. Publishizer promotes the top performing proposals weekly to our list of readers.

3: Get queried to publishers

At the end of your campaign, Publishizer queries your proposal to a targeted list of publishers. Publishers express interest, and you can contact them directly.

4: Sign with a publisher and get paid

You select the best deal for your book. Publishizer does not take a fee on advances or royalties. We only keep 30% of funds raised during your campaign. You receive your payment via PayPal.

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Got questions? We’ve got answers

For more answers, visit our full FAQ, or contact us

Are there any costs to launch a campaign?

No, there are no costs to launch a campaign, and we don’t take a commission on advances or royalties. We keep our lights on with a one-time 30% campaign fee.

What do I need to launch a campaign?

You will need to submit a book proposal (minimum 1000 words), including writing samples. We recommend adding a cover and a video to attract readers.

Can you guarantee that I will land a traditional publishing deal?

No, we cannot. We guarantee that your proposal will get in front of all the publishers in your category/genre. We cannot guarantee they will offer you a deal.

How many publishers can I expect will see my proposal?

At a minimum, your proposal will be get in front to at least 50 publishers in your category/genre. More pre-orders attracts interest from more publishers.

Does Publishizer do marketing for me?

No, we don’t. Authors are responsible for marketing their campaign, to show publishers that you have a community of readers who want your book.

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