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Author Testimonials

“With Publishizer, I got picked up by a phenomenal publisher.”

Ajit Nawalkha · Co-founder of MindValley and Evercoach

Live Big · BenBella Books

“As a first time author, I was thrilled with the results.”

Xanet Paulet · Lawyer turned sex and intimacy coach

Living An Orgasmic Life · Mango Books

“I'm extremely happy with the way everything was handled!”

Melissa Stangl · Bioengineer and psychedelic science thought leader

Roots Of Consciousness · Sunbury Press

“Publishizer helped me take my book from concept to reality.”

Derek Loudermilk · Pro athlete and host of The Art of Adventure podcast

Superconductors · Kogan Page

“Publishizer made my dream come true.”

Chef Gigi Gaggero ·  Pioneer in children’s culinary education

Food Fight · Koehler Books

"My entire Publishizer experience has been a joy.”

Stu Krieger · Hollywood screenwriter of The Land Before Time

That One Cigarette · Harvard Square Editions

"Publishizer helped me make a dream into a step-by-step reality.”

Dave Nixon · Fitness Professional and Trainer 

The Human Movement · Meyer & Meyer Sport

How It Works

Go from book idea to publishing deal in 6 weeks.

Write A Proposal

Submit a proposal using our guided book proposal template. One of our agents will review it and offer feedback. For non-fiction no manuscript is needed.

Sell Pre-orders

Launch a 30 day crowdfunding campaign on Publishizer. You will be coached by one of our agents during your campaign. We promote weekly to our audience of readers.

We Pitch Publishers

At the end of your campaign, we pitch your proposal to a targeted list of publishers, and interested publishers will contact you. If you sell 750 pre-orders or higher, then we negotiate a publishing deal for you.

No Costs Or Risks

Publishizer is free. Authors earn 70% of pre-orders. If you sell 500 pre-orders or higher, as one of our clients, you will earn 70% of advances and royalties.

Our Promise

9/10 Publishizer clients land a traditional book deal. We commit to growing your author career over the long-term, as your agent, coach and guide.

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Get Pitched To The World’s Best Publishers

We work with hundreds of publishers, to help you land the best deal.

No More Rejection

Connect with interested publishers who want to publish your book

No Risks To Launch

Over 500 authors have used Publishizer, and we’ve paid out over $1 million to authors, all with no upfront costs. Crowdfunding is a powerful new force for the publishing industry.

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Free Tools & Resources

We only earn money when you do, so we invest in building marketing tools and creating resources to help you sell more books.

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Fund Your Book

Not all book proposals will land a traditional publisher. With crowdfunding, you will attract the funds needed to get your book professionally published and marketed.

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Get Coached By Agents

As a Publishizer author, you will get coached by one of our agents. As a Publishizer client, we sell print, ebook, audiobooks, film/TV and foreign rights for you. Our headquarters are in Brooklyn, NY.

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Tools To Grow As An Author

Get a suite of free tools to grow your author career.

Proposal builder

Step-by-step book proposal builder

Proposal hosting

A beautiful online book proposal

Author video

Stand out by uploading an author video

Pre-orders campaign

Accept pre-orders for 30 days on Publishizer

Marketing stats & tools

Traffic stats, custom tracking links, email invites, and more

Payment processing

Accept payments via credit card, debit card or PayPal in any currency

Proposal pitch

Proposal is pitched to a targeted list of publishers

Publisher tracking

Track publishers who get pitched and express interest in your book

Sell via Amazon

After published, add your Amazon link so Publishizer readers can find and buy your book

Email newsletter

Trending campaigns will get promoted in our monthly newsletter

Campaign setup

Guidance and help setting up your book campaign page

Email templates

Get high-converting email text and strategies for launch

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Got Questions?

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What is a book proposal?
A book proposal is used to attract publisher interest. Proposals are 1000-5000 words, and include a synopsis, chapter outline, author bio, target audience, marketing plan, and 1-2 sample chapters. Publishizer proposals are hosted online.

Do I need a finished manuscript?
For nonfiction, no manuscript is needed. In fact, it’s preferred. 90% of nonfiction books are acquired before the book is written.

How does pitching work?
At the end of your crowdfunding campaign, Publishizer uses algorithms and data science to pitch a list of relevant acquiring editors. If the editor expresses interest, they will get in contact with you directly.

How many publishers do you pitch?
We pitch at least 30 publishers for you. This includes traditional, advance-paying publishers, although we cannot guarantee an advance. To help you land a deal, we also pitch independent publishers and high-quality hybrid publishers who take a stake in the success of your book.

What are the advantages of a traditional publisher?
Prestige and publicity. Traditional publishers focus on strong author platforms and mainstream commercial potential. They pay author advances, and do not charge authors. However, expect only 5-15% royalties, and loss of creative control.

What are the advantages of an independent publisher?
Quality and attention. Independent publishers seek quality writers with a clearly defined audience for marketing. They do not normally pay advances, and do not charge authors. Expect royalties between 15-30%, and more hands-on attention than traditional publishers.

What are the advantages of a hybrid publisher?
Speed and flexibility. Hybrid publishers offer partnerships with authors looking to reach a wider readership and build their audience. They do not pay advances, and normally charge authors an upfront cost, or require a minimum order of books. Expect royalties between 30-70%, and the highest level of service, speed, and creative flexibility.

What happens if I don’t receive a publishing offer I’m happy with?
We guarantee you will receive at least 3 publishing offers, if you hit 250 pre-orders. If you hit 250 pre-orders and don't receive 3 publishing offers within 7 days of your campaign ending, we will pitch an additional 10 publishers for you, to help you get more offers.

Can you write the book proposal for me?
Yes. We offer a done-for-you book proposal writing service for a fee, and we can arrange a ghost writer to write the book for you. Please contact us for more information.