Resources for Getting Ready to Publish
Find knit and crochet pattern testers. Free for testers, free for designers with optional featured listing fee.
Ravelry group with heavy moderation and specific testing rules to reduce tester attrition and miscommunication. Pay special attention to the group rules! Free to all.
Ravelry group giving designers freedom to run tests however they want, as a Ravelry alternative to Free Pattern Testers. Free to all.
Find knit and crochet pattern testers, sample makers, and tech editors. Free for testers and tech editors, paid for designers.
Tips on taking Instagram-ready photos without any special equipment.
Tips on taking yarn and unmodeled project photos for Instagram.
The title says Instagram, but these tips apply to modeling your own knit or crochet designs, too.
An article on what a tech editor is, why you might want to work with one, what working with one entails, and how to find one.
A long list of tech editors. Some of the information is out of date, so make sure to check an editor's website before reaching out.