Are you ready to publish your poetry, and wondering where to start? The first choice for any author is between traditional or self-publishing. 
So far, poets haven’t been the quickest group of authors to embrace self-publishing. But it’s not because of a lack of potential, and it’s certainly not because poetry is on the decline. In fact, poetry is among the fastest-growing genres, with a 21 percent annual growth rate since 2015. Social media has fueled a boom in viral poetry.

These “Instapoets” share their work on platforms like Instagram, and often amass thousands of followers.