How do publishing houses get started?

I want to start my own publishing house...thnx

Asked By: Deep_Snow™ - 6/22/2009
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A publishing house is first and foremost a business that exists to make money. They get started when a person (or a group of people) put together a business plan that details their costs (what they will have to spend money on to start their business) and their projected revenues (how they will make money, when they... More
Answered By: truefirstedition - 6/22/2009
Additional Answers (5)
You probably need a substantial amount of money first.
Answered By: Kari - 6/22/2009
A publishing house is a business just like any other, to start one you need to get together the equiptment, the workforce, and the contacts. If you want to start one you should probably work in one so you have knowledge about how they run and what they need to run. You should also have experience in business and you... More
Answered By: Julia :) - 6/22/2009
I'm sorry, I don't know. But go here I'm sure you'll be able to find it. Once again sorry, I really wished I could help you out more.
Answered By: Shεℓℓy яεαηα☂ - 6/22/2009
What happens is a person with money decides to open a publishing house. Most are published writers looking to publish their own books or agents or editors from larger houses who are bringing their own experience to it. A few publishing houses are set up by people who have never published and have no experience and... More
Answered By: loryntoo - 6/22/2009
In addition to what the others have said, you also need to think about what type of publisher you will be: self-publisher, POD, e-book, traditionally press... More
Answered By: blackcat - 6/22/2009
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