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How to Build an Ebook Cheatsheet
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Price: Free! Words: 460. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
A cheatsheet which describes the basics of formatting and building an Ebook for Kindle (and others). Packed with FREE templates and video tutorials!
ISBNS - International Standard Book Numbers
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Price: $6.87 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: American English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
ISBNS - International Standard Book Numbers: A Desktop Resource For Self-Publishing Authors is an author’s resource about a subject they hear about all of the time and that publishing platforms require but most authors really don’t know anything about ISBNs. I have 10-years of college and five degrees. People expect me to know things that I simply don’t know and sometimes don’t want to know.
Authors for Goodreads
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Price: Free! Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(3.00 from 4 reviews)
There once was a terrible booklet about the perils of Goodreads... There's now a terrible booklet about that booklet.
From Word to eBook Made Easy: A Guide To Prepare Your Word Document For eBook Upload, From Formatting Paragraph Style Settings To Creating a Linkable TOC
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Learn how to prepare your word document for an eBook upload in order to produce a professional look on your first attempt. Step-by-step instructions show you how to create a linkable TOC, how to make editing easier by using the Find/Replace tool, how to format paragraph style settings, as well as how to create your own book cover.
Evernote for Writers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Will Evernote help you write a novel? How about a screenplay? Best selling author Clint Morey tells how he uses Evernote in his writing.
Notes on a Screenplan
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Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
A short manifesto that proposes a new approach to the screenplay format.
Make Paperbacks with CreateSpace: Sell More Books on Amazon
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Price: Free! Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
CreateSpace is Amazon’s print on demand company, the best place to self publish paperbacks. Learn to do it fast and easy, save time and money. Install great fonts, handle front matter, use section breaks, insert page numbers, images and more. Watch an MS Word document formatted and uploaded to CreateSpace. Get 2 FREE TEMPLATES with the video course as examples that you can use for your books!
Self-editing for Writers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Ann Jacobs, multi-published author of bestselling, award-winning novels and novellas, takes you step by step through the self-edits you need to perform before presenting your book or novella to a publisher, a private line editor or the world in general.  Maximize the functionality of your word processor to help clean your manuscript while recognizing its limitations
How To Write A Book In Two Weeks
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: British English. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Write the non-fiction book that you've always wanted to - quickly.
Publica y promociona tu libro gratis
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,850. Language: Spanish. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Publica y promociona tu libro gratis es un libro en el que se plasman consejos y orientaciones para que por medio de la autoedición el lector pueda publicar y promocionar su libro de manera gratuita, ya sea en formato físico y digital, y distribuirlo tanto por las principales tiendas en línea (Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Lulu, Kobo, etc.) como por las librerías tradicionales.
Taking on the Writing World: The Ups and Downs of the Writing Life
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Price: Free! Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Taking on the Writing World: The Ups and Downs of the Writing Life is my personal journey of the challenges and lessons I had to face regarding the publishing business and what it takes to be a writer.
I Give Up - You Win - A Glimpse into the Character of Man
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Price: Free! Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
I have written fourteen books and short stories over the past three months. All have been informative and free. I received one review from 1150 downloads. This short story attempts to understand the phenomenon and solicit feedback from the readership to help improve my writing prowess.
Authors vs. Goodreads
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Price: Free! Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(3.83 from 6 reviews)
Independent authors (Indies) considering joining Goodreads should think carefully about their reasons for joining. If you go ahead, you should share as little information as possible with them. Much of that information becomes property of Goodreads to be mined by their owner, Amazon and you lose control of it. I invite you to read my free Cautionary Tale. Hopefully it will save you some grief.
No, I Won't Buy Your eBook
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014 by aLife Beyond Books. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(2.33 from 3 reviews)
Why won't readers buy your book? Because it stinks, that's why.
Come impaginare libri cartacei ed e-book con Word
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Price: $2.30 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: Italian. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Questa guida, sintetica ma molto dettagliata, spiega come impaginare da soli, mediante Word, un libro cartaceo per l’autopubblicazione e come preparare un e-book di qualità in formato kindle ed epub. Completano l’opera numerose immagini con didascalie, relative all’impaginazione, attraverso le quali si può avere una visione pratica delle spiegazioni.
How to Create Audio Drama - even if you've never mixed audio before in your life
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Podcasting
Got an idea for a story? Want to podcast it in audio drama form? Even if you've never recorded or produced a single piece of audio in your life before, we cover everything from recording and editing to releasing your show on iTunes. This accessible guide will help get you up and running in no time
Amazon Kindle Free Days
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Price: $7.80 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
A few years back when there was a huge demand for Kindle books with little competition and no restrictions put on sites by Amazon; if you had the right kind of book it was possible to put it up on a ‘free day’ with no promotion and get thousands of downloads.
Write, Publish, Profit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This short book will teach you very succinctly what to do to dominate the eBook market. You'll learn how to write fast, and make writing work for you. If you've ever wanted to sit back and let the passive profits float into your bank account, then this is the book for you.
The Beginner's Guide to Self-Publishing a Book
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,060. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The most practical guide for beginners who simply want to understand HOW to self-publish their own book. A step-by-step manual which will lead you through a simple, yet efficient, process and take you from manuscript to published author. Self-publishing means that you can do everything a traditional publisher does... but better.
Women in the Book Trade: Three Women Publishers of the Nineteenth & Twentieth Centuries
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Playwriting
This book profiles three women publishers at three women's presses: Emily Faithfull at the Victoria Press in the nineteenth century, and Lilian Mohin at Onlywomen Press and Sue Butterworth at Silver Moon Books in the twentieth century. For the reader interested in printing by women as well as publishing by women this book provides an account of those experiences also.