Sustaining Independence

Navigating the Digital Publishing Landscape: Discrete Sales

Navigating the Digital Publishing Landscape: Discrete Sales

You made your comic. But now what?

You've decided to self-publish it, but what does that really mean? 

In the modern comic industry, it could mean a lot of different things. The game has completely changed and there are now more ways for you to get your comic to your readers than there ever have been.

6 Lessons We Can Learn from the Archie Kickstarter

6 Lessons We Can Learn from the Archie Kickstarter

If you're reading this post, odds are you've heard about the Archie Kickstarter project.  It's likely you've also seen a lot of the backlash online. You might even be one of the people upset with the project, and contributing to that backlash.

Wherever you fall, there are lessons to be learned from a project like this - regardless of whether it succeeds or fails. And while I'd usually refrain from commenting on a topic like this, I wanted to share some of my takeaways and try to communicate some of the nuance that I don't think is being adequately explored.

How You're Holding Yourself Back

How You're Holding Yourself Back

What if I told you there was a limiter on your ability as a creator? Something hindering your progress, preventing you from improving at a faster rate. I'm guessing you'd be desperate to overcome it.

If that's true - if you are willing to go the distance, then it shouldn't be too terrible to hear that there is, in fact, a limitation on your potential. A self-imposed obstacle holding you back. But, you can overcome it.