7 Signs Your Book is "Professionally Published"
"As the movement to self-publishing has grown, more authors are producing books that land on the bestseller lists, grab honors in book awards, and receive critical acclaim.
But to do that, publishing industry insiders urge authors to take the time and trouble to make sure their books are 'professionally published.'
But what exactly does that mean? How does an author new to book publishing know whether the books they are creating really are professional grade?"