Zaccmedia provides self-publishing book production services and professional video & photography for a range of business and personal applications. Based in Preston, Lancashire, UK.

Archive for December, 2016

Publishing a legacy – a memoir – is one of the principal reasons some authors come to Zaccmedia. It is not for wide public acclaim or commercial aspirations, but simply to leave a footprint of their legacy behind, in the form of a memoir, for their family and wider network of friends and beyond. These authors are driven by a desire to see their life lessons and experiences remembered. Not merely for book sales, but for genuine historical record, and expressing lessons learnt for future generations.

We have the privilege of publishing some amazing stories, not least the autobiographies of those who have done and seen extraordinary things. One of our latest projects is the life story and legacy of Dr Gordon Mungeam, who witnessed momentous moments in history. He witnessed at first hand the ending of the British Empire in Kenya and spent years in Whitehall during the Cold War. He has had the privilege of meeting members of the Royal family and was director of Greenwich Hospital, London. Yet, he says “through it all a loving family and a strong Christian faith are a unifying theme”. Read more


z-launch-50px-logoZ-LAUNCH is Zaccmedia’s enhanced author book marketing suite, to compliment our inclusive Publishing Package marketing service. So what does Z-LAUNCH have to offer? It is increasingly difficult in a saturated marketplace flooded with books to get a new book seen by anyone, let alone bought. We need to get active if we are to see the purpose of a book realised – that is, to find readers for it! Marketing is the most underestimated or ignored part of the publishing process. After investing in the publishing of your book it is vital authors take steps to promote it. This statement is equally true for both self-publishers and those who have recognised author names that are published with the big publishing companies. This is where author book marketing is so vital, and is where Z-LAUNCH can help. Read more