TO Comix is a small press publisher based in Toronto, Canada. We've published numerous books through Kickstarter (including most recently, the Shout Out anthology) and have a thing or two we can share about promoting our books. For our Kickstarter for Toronto Comics: Yonge At Heart, here’s what we did for our marketing: Pre-marketing: Social Media … Continue reading Marketing for Indie Creators and Kickstarters
Contracts exist to protect all the partners involved, and to help clarify expectations. They should help both the publisher and the artist know what's involved in the project, and let everyone make the most informed decision possible. Here's our sample contract (click the link to be taken to the downloadable template) we use for anthologies, with … Continue reading What’s in an anthology contract?
If you're wanting to break into comics, it can be extremely hard to get your foot in the door. Publishers and editors want to see published work (as opposed to self-published) which can be really hard to put together. A lot of artists break in by creating their own web comics and publishing them on … Continue reading Breaking Into Comics: Anthology Projects