ISBN and Barcode Acquisition
An International Standard Book Number (ISBN) improves the professional look of your book. This 13-digit number is a unique identifier for your work in each of its forms: e-book, audio book, softcover, hardcover, etc.
If you want to publish under your own imprint you can purchase a single ISBN ($125) or a block of ten ($295) or more from Bowker, Barcode ($25). For some people completing all the back office information required to ensure your book is properly represented across all distribution channels is confusing. We are experienced with this and can handle all the necessary work for to ensure every is setup correctly.
ISBN Acquisition Rate: $55 plus the cost of the ISBN(s)
If you choose for WDP to acquire your ISBN we complete all the back office information for your title.
A copyright can help protect your work from being stolen. It won’t stop pirate sites and overseas literary thieves because it only protects the work in the United States and countries that have agreed to honor the U.S. copyright. According to the U.S. Copyright Office, “Copyright exists from the moment the work is created. You will have to register, however, if you wish to bring a lawsuit for infringement of a U.S. work.” If you wish to register your work, you can do so online at the Copyright Office website. Or, if you wish Williams DocuPrep to help you:
Copyright Acquisition Rate: $55 plus the cost of the copyright. If you choose for WDP to acquire your Copyright, we will complete all the back-office information for your title.
Print Book Distribution Setup
Print book distribution setup, including search engine optimization (SEO) of the sales information and upload and management of the proofing process via CreateSpace and/or IngramSpark.
Rate: $55 each
Amazon Author Page setup
If you want to get more exposure and sell more books on Amazon, you need an Author Central Page. We will Create an Author Central Account for you and build your Amazon Author page.
Book Cover Design Rates
A great book cover is one of the most important aspects of good marketing. Learn more
Book Cover Design $35 - $95
$1.35 - $1.50 per audio minute
$2.25 - $3.75 / 250 words per page
WDP offers three levels of editing: proofreading, copyediting, and substantive. If you’re unsure of what level you need, we’ll evaluate it at no cost to you. Learn more
Proof Reading - $0.009 per word
Copy Editing - $0.013 per word
Content Editing - $0.018 per word
Developmental Editing - $25 per hour
*Please note there is a $50 minimum charge for editing.
Book Formatting Services
WDP offers a complete print and eBook formatting services to meet your individual needs. Learn more
Standard Formatting $1.25 USD per page
Advanced Formatting $2.25 USD per page
Your website helps you build your brand and keep your content alive in real time. Learn more
4 to 7 Pages—$349
+$14.95 a month hosting/maintenance (we provide ongoing updates to your site as requested)