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What Is A Trade Paperback?

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Trade paperbacks and graphic novels are often miss-used and considered interchangeable. For the sake of clearing things up, I’ve written this article. I’ve even created two new terms to help understand.

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Types of Comic Series

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Learning the differences in the types of comic series can be very helpful for determining the type of story you want to tell, selling your comic to retailers, or getting funding through certain means.

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Webcomics

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Webcomics are a relatively new concept to the comic industry. This article discusses their basic characteristics, their production process, their benefits, their shortcomings, and interesting facts.

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How To Tell Comics Apart

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Telling comics apart isn’t always easy! This article covers what make comic books, graphic novels, and manga so characteristically different! These definitions will be referenced to in later articles.