What is PublishDrive?

Welcome to PublishDrive, your gateway to seamless and efficient self-publishing. Whether you're new to the world of independent publishing or seeking a comprehensive platform to amplify your reach, you've arrived at the right place. Explore our introductory video below or continue reading for more details!

Who We Are

At PublishDrive, we believe that every author and publisher deserves a chance to share their stories on a global stage. Founded with the vision of democratizing publishing, we've emerged as a trailblazing force in the industry, offering a wide range of tools and services designed to transform your creative journey into a successful venture.

Our mission revolves around providing you with an all-inclusive ecosystem that simplifies every aspect of publishing. From formatting to distribution, royalty splitting to sales analytics, we've got you covered.


Navigating the Self-Publishing Landscape

In the dynamic landscape of the self-publishing industry, authors and publishers encounter a myriad of challenges. One significant hurdle is the intricacies of marketing and visibility; breaking through the digital noise to reach a wider audience demands both time and expertise. Additionally, the complex process of formatting and distributing content across various platforms can be daunting for those not well-versed in the technical aspects. Authors also grapple with the necessity of retaining control over their royalties. In this context, PublishDrive emerges as a compelling solution.

Through the user-friendly interface, PublishDrive simplifies the distribution process, ensuring the seamless placement of books within one of the most extensive distribution networks in the industry. Marketing tools aid in enhancing visibility, harnessing the power of data-driven insights. Moreover, PublishDrive not only offers transparent reporting to assure authors of fair compensation but also provides a unique subscription-based model, granting them total control over their royalties.

Paid Services Tailored to Your Needs

  • Effortless Distribution: Our cutting-edge distribution service ensures that your book reaches a global audience across various platforms. From e-books to audiobooks and print-on-demand, we handle the intricacies of distribution while you focus on what you do best – creating.

  • Global Reach: With PublishDrive, geographical boundaries are a thing of the past. We facilitate access to international markets, enabling you to connect with readers from every corner of the globe.
  • Simplified Publishing: Bid farewell to formatting woes! PublishDrive's user-friendly tools (like the built-in ebook conversion software or the print template generator)  transform your manuscript into a polished work of art, compatible with various platforms and devices.

  • Marketing Magic: Standing out in the digital sea requires savvy marketing strategies. Our integrated marketing tools (for example, store-specific promotions, featuring opportunities, Amazon Advertising, review copies) equip you with the means to promote your book and build a loyal reader base.

  • Sales Insights: Our robust analytics provide you with real-time sales data, empowering you to make informed decisions and refine your publishing strategy.

  • Efficient Royalty Management with Abacus and Team Royalties: Experience hassle-free royalty calculations with our innovative tool, Abacus. Designed to streamline the complex process of royalty splitting among co-authors and contributors, Abacus ensures accurate payouts and eliminates administrative headaches. Moreover, our Team Royalties feature allows you to seamlessly distribute earnings among team members, fostering collaboration without complications.

Empowering You With Free Services

  • Our Blog: Immerse yourself in our ever-growing knowledge hub, a treasure trove of insights, tips, and best practices curated to guide you through every step of your publishing journey.
  • Public Ebook Converter: Transform your manuscripts into professionally formatted ebooks effortlessly with our user-friendly public ebook converter tool, bridging the gap between your creativity and digital publishing.
  • Facebook Group: Join a vibrant community of authors and publishers in our Facebook group. Exchange ideas, share experiences, and tap into a network of support as you navigate the world of self-publishing.
  • Inspiring Webinars and Q&A Sessions: Elevate your authorial prowess through our insightful webinars and interactive Q&A sessions. Whether you're using our tools or not, these sessions provide strategies for success in the ever-evolving publishing landscape.
  • Knowledge-Sharing Newsletters: Stay up to date with our enriching newsletters, tailored for our subscribers. Discover the latest industry trends, insider tips, and inspiring success stories delivered right to your inbox.

Why Choose PublishDrive?

  • Inclusivity: We cater to all types of authors and publishers, regardless of genre, experience level, or background.
  • Ease of Use: Our platform is designed with user-friendliness in mind, ensuring that even newcomers to self-publishing can navigate with confidence.
  • Personalized Support: Your journey is unique, and so is our support. Our dedicated team is here to assist you every step of the way.
  • Innovation: We stay ahead of the curve, integrating the latest technology and trends to maximize your book's visibility and impact.

In essence, PublishDrive is your partner in transforming literary aspirations into reality. Whether you're embarking on your first self-publishing endeavor or looking to amplify your existing portfolio, we're here to empower you with the tools, knowledge, and support you need.

Frequently Asked Questions

So, are you a publisher?

Unlike conventional publishers, we embrace a novel approach. While we can help you with the publishing process (e.g., we can help you convert your manuscript to an ebook or give advice on your cover), the decisions lie with you: the author/publisher. Read more about the differences between self-publishing & traditional publishing here.

What happens with my copyrights?

Rest easy. Your copyrights remain securely in your hands! PublishDrive holds temporary distribution rights solely throughout the duration of your active subscription.

What types of books do you accept?

At PublishDrive, our selection process differs from the norms of traditional publishing. We evaluate a diverse array of factors to determine a book's eligibility for distribution. However, while our approach is unique, we do have some guiding principles in place.

How do I get started?

It's simple! Just sign up, and upload your book. Eager to learn more about the process? Delve into the details here for ebooks, here for audiobooks, and here for print-on-demand.