Self Publishing Pricing
We are the only self-publisher that specializes in books by and for pastors and ministry leaders. Is that you?
Basic Book Publishing Package
- SERVICES NO OTHER PUBLISHER WILL OFFER YOU:
- Association with a 25-year-old highly regarded company whose mission is to equip the Church to reach people with the Gospel of Jesus Christ
- Higher royalties when your book is sold through our ChurchLeaders online web store
- FREE one-year subscription to our award-winning Outreach magazine (6 issues, value $99)
- FREEPRO membership to SermonCentral.com. Includes unlimited downloads of videos, PowerPoint presentations, countdown videos, worship videos, and background stills. (12 months, value $149)
- MARKETING SERVICES THAT NO OTHER PUBLISHER CAN OFFER YOU:
- Equip Press is able to provide unique exposure to your niche market that would otherwise cost you thousands of dollars to purchase.
- Guaranteed book excerpt or article on one or more of our ten websites.
- 100,000 website ad impressions
- A/B testing of headlines and callouts to identify successful marketing copy
- Your sermons will be posted on SermonCentral.com
- Presence on our Outreach Media Group/Equip Press social media sites and possibly to our opt-in email newsletters to a 300,000+- subscriber audience.
DESIGN AND PRINT SERVICES INCLUDED IN ALL OF OUR PACKAGES
The stuff other self-publishers can do, but we do it really well!
- Custom and eye-catching covers by award-winning designers
- Copy editing (spelling, grammar, punctuation).
- ISBN number
- Back cover copy
- Sales-driven copy for Amazon.com
- E-book conversion and distribution
- US bookstore distribution
- Discounts on author add-on purchases
- 70% royalty on all net retail sales
- Marketing coaching
- Five FREE copies of your book
Add-Ons for Basic Publishing Package Only:
- Add-on creation of a sales sheet for Christian Book (CBD) $300
- Global distribution for an additional $25
The Preacher’s Bundle
Get your God-given message beyond the walls of your own church
Comes with the Basic Publishing Package and so much more! All items may be purchased ala carte. Prices may be higher than when included in the package.
- Half page ad in Outreach magazine, circulation 80,000
- 500,000 web ad impressions
- “Featured Contributor” status
- Presentation of your book to Christian Book (CBD)
- Vinyl banner with roll-up stand and carrying case
- 10 FREE copies of your book
With any purchase over $5,000, your book may qualify for a Sermon Series Kit (SSK) taking your message to churches all over the world.
- Using four to six of your transcribed sermons based on the topic of your book we create a Sermon Series Kit. A SSK usually includes 4 – 6 sermons, 4 – 6 video illustrations, one countdown video, one social media promo video, one PowerPoint template for each week of the series, one planning guide, and social media images for churches to use to promote the series.
Outreach contributes thousands of dollars to advertising your online teaching course or Sermon Series Kit to help you sell your book. Because our investment in the creation of the kit is $4,000 and our advertising commitment is so great- we require the author to purchase a minimum of 1,000 copies of their book to qualify for this package.
Expand Your Reach with Customizable Add-Ons for Any Publishing Package:
- Send a copy of your book to the senior pastors of 100 of the largest churches in America
- Send a copy of your book to an audience you’re identified and provided mailing addresses for
- Discounts on additional advertising magazine or web advertising
- Guaranteed results with “Pay Per Click” web-advertising campaign ($2 per click) You only get what you pay for.
- Advertisement in The Christian Advance
- Custom designed file for a four-color flyer
Helping your book have the furthest reach
|Custom book cover design||An experienced designer will create a beautiful and marketable book cover design based on your ideas and recommendations (see Agreement for details).|
|Professional interior layout||We will convert your edited manuscript to a professionally formatted book, using fonts and design to make your book more readable (see Agreement for details).|
|ISBN||Your book will be assigned a unique numeric commercial book identifier so booksellers can easily identify and purchase your book.|
|USA bookstore distribution||We will place your book in the country’s most comprehensive wholesale network serving 39,000 USA booksellers for on-demand printing and fulfillment.|
|Churchleaders Online Store||Make more money when your book is sold from the Churchleaders Online store|
|Global bookstore distribution*||We will place your book in the world’s most comprehensive wholesale network serving booksellers in the UK, Germany, Australia, Italy, China, South Korea, Brazil, and India.|
|eBook conversion and distribution||Your book will be professionally converted for Kindle, iPad, Nook, smartphones, and for every other eBook reader, and then placed for sale on each.|
|Bookstore catalog advertisement*||Your book will be featured in a popular print catalog distributed to 7,000 USA booksellers, librarians, and 27,000 eCatalogs worldwide.|
|Outreach magazine advertising*||Your book will be advertised with a partial-page advertisement in Outreach Magazine, the #1 magazine for pastors and church leaders.|
|Outreach optimized web campaign*||Your book will be advertised with 500,000 “impressions” on the Outreach network of websites. Millions of visitors monthly|
|Amazon Page||Your book will be posted for sale on Amazon.com with complete meta-data and with Amazon’s popular “Look inside the Book” feature for on-demand printing and distribution.|
|Outreach products||Your book cover will be featured on a high-quality vinyl banner for your church or community, plus VIP discounts on Outreach products.|
|“Top-100” campaign*||Send your book and a custom letter to the senior pastors of 100 of the largest churches in the United States or any other list of your choosing.|
* Additional costs apply