Why People Buy From Us

The Way You Work

  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Because I spoke with Ron personally several times, and believed him to be a man of integrity, dedicated to helping people self publish in an affordable and professional manner.
  • I felt Self Publishing, Inc.was honest in their dealings.
  • The reasons that Ron gives on the website for having started the business appealed to me - he seemed genuine, not in it just to make a fast buck. Very streamlined service.
  • After I started losing money with POD Publisher I realized that your site was telling the truth.
  • The clarity of information regarding author rights - no shady information.
  • Appeared to answer my questions and I felt like you were honest with your personal messages.
  • Your offers seemed fair and your work turned out to be excellent.
  • Jonathan and Dana were very kind to me in the very beginning and they were honest, spoke honestly and didn’t try to fake anything.
  • I own the ISBN, something they (POD Publishers) don’t tell you, but you do!

How You Treat Customers

  • You answered all my questions with ease and were very easy to work with even before I published with you.
  • You guys are great. You make it very easy for a first timer to go through the steps to get a professional book published.
  • Price plus customer service.
  • Being able to talk with your rep. right away.
  • Great support and free information.
  • Price was excellent and customer service... phone conversations especially with Bob Powers, helped a lot in my selection. Bob was very friendly, genuinely interested in helping me, and professional, other staff members were very helpful.
  • You had the capability to do high res scanning as my illustrator created original art, you were in NY so I could have input on the project and once I met Dana I felt comfortable having my project with you.
  • After talking with Bob Powers, I found the customer support to be very helpful.
  • You seemed user-friendly, Jacki and co. were very gratifying to work with.
  • Friendly and helpful staff, competitive prices, prints in US.
  • The people and helpfulness.
  • Price and the wonderful people who helped me every step of the way. I can’t say enough about the great people that work at Self Publishing, Inc.!
  • The fact that everything was linked with everything else. Particularly the distribution link. Also an amazingly human person at the end of my first phone call: A personal phone call to a laid back guy at home with a dog barking.
  • All the help and hand holding you offered at NO extra charge; very responsive and great marketing of your services.
  • From day 1, the company was helpful.
  • Time, price, people. Good people who knew what they were doing.
  • An initial phone call to Jonathan Gullery confirmed my opinion of your services.
  • Because of your helpfulness and e-mails.
  • Because of the ease to publish with Self Publishing, Inc. and the support that the staff were offering.
  • Talked to Ron, liked him a lot and felt you were better fit.
  • Love the quality of my books, the rapid delivery service and the cordiality and professionalism of the staff.
  • I found the people friendly and reliable.
  • After seeing your website and talking with Bob, it just looked so easy and much more economical.
  • Referred by other or repeat customers
  • Because of the quality of the work I saw, and Barry C’s satisfaction with his experience.
  • I’ve done several books with Self Publishing, Inc. prior to this one.
  • Recommended by another company.
  • Recommended by business associate.
  • Good recommendation from other authors.
  • Good referral from another author.
  • Did so in the past.
  • Beth B said you were good.

The Variety of Services

  • I would not be a published author with my own publishing company if not for Self Publishing, Inc. They made it all “a piece of cake!”
  • It had everything from printing to cover design all-in-one.
  • I had a previous bad experience with a POD publisher
  • Although I had published successfully three times before, turned down this time by 4 firms. I was turning 87 years of age and could not longer wait.
  • The fact that everything was linked with everything else. Particularly the distribution link. Also an amazingly human person at the end of my first phone call: A personal phone call to a laid back guy at home with a dog barking.
  • I liked the fact that I could get a nice book cover, get my book published, have the option to display my book in your bookstore and sign up with Thor.
  • Self Publishing, Inc. fitted my needs perfectly.
  • One-stop shop.
  • Because it wasn’t a vanity, subsidy or POD. And because your prices and range of services were the best.
  • Ease of process.
  • Self Publishing, Inc.seemed to have numerous resources and good fees.
  • The Thor program.
  • Full service, including layout and cover.
  • Because you have made everything for a new author/publisher extremely easy.
  • I liked the fact that I maintained ownership of my book and did not need to use you for marketing purposes. Your price was the best I had found and when I received a sample product, I was pleased with the way it looked.
  • We had also considered another publisher but they would not do as many photographs as we requested.
  • You could give me a definite cost estimates, not the ‘packages’.
  • Overall impression.
  • Your advice to keep my own ISBN.
  • The publishing basics handbook and web site.

The Price is Right

  • Cheaper than the company that published my book in hardcover.
  • It was more economical and easiest to get information.
  • Low price, quick turn around, no distribution obligations.
  • Competitive pricing.
  • Price and quality and additional information offered based on a conversation with Jonathan Gullery.
  • I’d been “lurking” for a year or so, and you matched the best quote I got. I wanted to work with you rather than directly with a printer for the “security” of it.
  • Price and professionalism.
  • Great price, great people.
  • We did not self publish. We are publishers and used you because of price.
  • Price and distribution options.
  • Cost, your book “Publishing Basics” was a great help!
  • Less expensive, cuts out the middle man.
  • Needed lower per unit cost for direct, bulk sales.
  • Best price, best service.
  • Prices were excellent, excellent help via the phone.
  • Excellent pricing.
  • The price could not be beat and the advice that Ron and Dana gave to us was so useful and practical.
  • Cost, control of cover and formatting.
  • Lower total costs.
  • Cost and control.