— Just Publishing (@justpublishing) November 5, 2015
“Publishing a book today is easy with self-publishing services that are generally offered for free online, or if not free, they are very cheap. This low cost simplicity however, has made it a goldmine for shady scam agents and scam publishers to deceive new authors who are trying to get their book published. I received an unsolicited email today from a long time publishing scammer, which reminded me that the publishing seas are still infested with these untrustworthy sharks.
In general terms, these scammers prey on either an author’s dream of becoming published, or on the fact that an author may not know how to self publish and has given up on traditional publishing, but still yearns. Don’t fall into their expensive traps. Here are a few clear warning signals of a possible publishing scammer…”