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But self-publishing is not the right path for everyone, and I believe that an emerging author should consider both options before deciding which route to take.
Here are five reasons NOT to self-publish.
1. You lack the resources to give the indie author route a proper go.
Becoming a successful indie author is like having two full-time jobs: there's the full-time job of writing, and then there's the full-time job of finding and engaging with your audience in order to sell your books.