Whether you’re writing a book, you’ve written a book or thinking to write a book the question which keeps striking your mind is how to get published? You start consulting other author friends, relatives and well-wishers and you’re flooded with suggestions. Some suggest you go for trade publishing at any cost while some say don’t waste time and get your book published with a self-publishing company. Well, it is hard to select between two as both have their pros and cons. So! here is a detailed analytical study of the advantages & disadvantages of self-publishing a book.