While there are multiple options available to Independent Authors, Ingram Spark/Lighting Source continues to be one of the best options for self-publishing due to their global reach of 40,000+ physical retail stores world wide in addition to being partnered with 40+ of the largest eBook retailers.
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It is very common for Authors and Publishers to not know when their new release will appear on Amazon or Barnes & Noble. Let us help you with that by keeping track its status in Ingram's system, along with providing you links to the listing so you can directly inform your customers.
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Includes: 1 follow up e-mail containing helpful links and resources
Includes: 1 follow up e-mail containing helpful links and resources / 1 reply e-mail to clarify any missed questions or materials covered during the call or follow up e-mail
1 year subscription for the remote management of any 1 Ingram Spark or Lightning Source account. The first official month of service will start once the first Monthly Sales Audit is e-mailed to an approved contact on the account in question. Prerequisites for this service will need to include adding one of our (Phoenix United) approved e-mails to the point of contact roster for the IS/LS account in question along with providing us (Phoenix United) with the password to said account, either through a secure means of communication or via a password manager. For exact guidance/instructions, please contact customer support before and after confirmation of purchase.
1. Monthly audits of sales and commissions, with alerts for any unusual activity
2. Tri-monthly (3x per month) health inspections of ISBNs in the account to ensure they are present and accurately represented on Amazon and Barnes & Noble; in addition to searching for any signs of online piracy
3. Monthly consultations of ways to improve the health of the account, if any can be found
4. Initiating correspondence between the approved account holder and Ingram Spark/Lighting Source customer support when any major issues are initially found, along with initial guidance for possible solutions
Only Available in 1 Year Subscriptions / $50 per month for first 5 ISBNs plus $10 per every additional ISBN
$600.00 - Up to 5 ISBNs in Total
$720.00 - Up to 6 ISBNs
$840.00 - Up to 7 ISBNs
$960.00 - Up to 8 ISBNs
$1,080.00 - Up to 9 ISBNs
$1,200.00 - Up to 10 ISBNs