When Does a Self-publisher Constitute a Publishing Company?

In Discussion by Edward Nawotka

By Edward Nawotka Today’s lead editorial looks at our evolving publishing vocabulary. One of the questions raised is when does a self-publisher constitute a publishing company. So many self-publishers brand themselves as companies — for a variety of reasons, often to do with marketing — but if they just publish books written by themselves, does this qualify? Personally, I believe …