The Masterpiece service provides a comprehensive set of publishing tools combined with a highly aggressive marketing program to unlock the true potential of your creative endeavor. Total design customization with access to design professionals lets you build the book of your dreams. Comprehensive marketing tools, promotional materials, and a custom web site with shopping cart & blog feature, and a Search Engine Marketing Campaign brings "big publisher" exposure at self-publishing prices.
This program is designed for authors who want to fully explore the marketability of their books.
The Masterpiece program includes all the services in the Basic, Professional and Professional Plus packages plus much, much more:
- NEW! Amazon Optimization
- - The Amazon Optimization Program combines three powerful Amazon affiliated platforms to maximize the ease in which new readers can discover your book and authorship.
- Paperback or Hardcover format (complimentary copies will be provided in the format you select)
- Placement of up to 100 interior images (supplied by the author)
- Unique, completely custom, interior and cover design (if you require illustration services, please contact your representative for pricing)
- Your own Author Representative who provides support throughout the publishing process
- Book and author web page within the Dog Ear web site
- Registration with all major online booksellers and national distributors
- Registration with Books in Print database providing worldwide availability
- Assignment of International Standard Book Number (ISBN)
- Library of Congress control number registration. US Copyright information on the copyright page (to learn more about copyright, click here)
- Full e-book Suite - Amazon Kindle, Apple iBookstore, B&N Nook, and Google Editions
- Consultation with a Dog Ear Publishing design professional
- 5 free paperback books or 5 hardcover books (quantity and format are dependent upon your selected format and its page count)
- Professional copyediting (Up to 53,000 words at the Copyeditor level)
- Cover copywriting to optimize the content of your back cover
- Aggressive Marketing Campaign that includes:
- - Media Release created by our copywriting staff and distributed via our online partners
- - Author Store Shopping Cart
To process orders and payments, dramatically increasing the profitability of your book. See more here
- - Choose between a PPC Marketing Campaign OR Social Media Marketing Campaign
The PPC campaign includes up to 250 search terms and 5 ad categories to direct search engine visitors to your store front or site.
The Social Media campaign includes the custom set up and integration of Facebook and Twitter with your site, and scheduled blog posts to drive Facebook and Twitter traffic
- - Email Marketing Campaign
Dog Ear will design and distribute an email marketing campaign to your list of up to 1,000 email addresses
- Inclusion in Google Book Search program
Shipping and handling charges apply to books.
Some highly complex manuscripts, such as children's books, cookbooks, poetry and textbooks present design challenges that may require custom services.
*Extremely lengthy or complex manuscripts may require additional editing fees.
**Order and credit card processing fees apply and average 5% for each Open for Business Shopping Cart sale. Dog Ear fulfillment services are available for an additional charge.
***Search Marketing Campaigns incur a monthly cost to be determined prior to activation based on author's desired budget. Dog Ear will credit and launch the account with $50.
If you have questions about your manuscript's requirements, or which service is best for your book, please call us at 317-228-3656.