When a “publisher” proves he has no grasp on the business model
One of the core concepts I’ve posted here is to be very wary of “publishers” who offer to do things that you can (and, perhaps should) do yourself. This next story is an excellent reason why I hold this opinion: Often the pseudo-publisher has little or no understanding of the business he or she is engaging in.
An excellent example just blinked across my Facebook feed. It’s from a publisher who is disgusted that Diamond Distributors has rejected his comic.
It should be titled: “I don’t have an adequate understanding (still) of how print distribution works.”
And here’s why: