One thing you learn pretty quick about being an author is that is isn’t all about the writing. If you decide to self-publish your book, you have to become a jack-of-all-trades pretty quick. Learning how to edit (and/or find an editor), format, market, and publish your writing.
You have to invest in editing, cover design, research tools, book marketing, and more. So thrifty authors always want to save a dime when they can. Which is why a lot of authors turn to DIY book formatting. Here are three of the benefits of formatting your own book.