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Indie Poet Formatting by Michael La Ronn
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
How to Format a Poetry Collection for Ebook & Print using Scrivener and Microsoft Word.
The Author's Guide to AudioBook Creation by Richard Rieman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,490. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
This is the essential, easy to understand companion you need if you are considering creating an audiobook, whether you are the voice or you hire a professional narrator. You will get the critical elements on what steps you need to take; how to engage a narrator; what costs to expect; how to produce your audiobook; and how to work with Amazon and other publishers. Join the Audiobook Revolution!
How to Create Audio Drama - even if you've never mixed audio before in your life by Matthew McLean
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Podcasting, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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
The LionheART Guide to Editing UK Edition by Karen Perkins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by LionheART Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The LionheART Guide to Editing Fiction UK Edition is a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to editing fiction in Word 2010.
An Author's Perspective on Independent Publishing: Why Self-Publishing May Be Your Best Option by Lee Foster
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,160. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Playwriting, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Lee Foster has published a new book about the self-publishing movement. After doing 16 books with traditional publishers, why did Lee switch to doing four books “independently” published or “indie?” Why does he now recommend this path for most authors? The book describes Lee’s advice on the publishing of printed books (print-on-demand), ebooks, books-as-websites, apps, and audiobooks.
The # 1 Killer Secret To Producing Free Professional Ebook Covers by Paul Stevens
Series: Steve's e-Book Publishing. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
They say you don’t judge a book by its cover but unfortunately that’s exactly what happens here in the Kindle world. I’ve tried my own hand at them and they all come out looking unprofessional or even worse, awful. But now I’ve invented an amazingly easy way to create professional covers IN MINUTES and FOR NOTHING once you have familiarized yourself with a few procedures.
How to Make an E-Book Cover with Gimp PART 1 by J. R. Whittaker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Graphics and design(4.00 from 1 review)
Due to the large size of this e-book I had to break it into 2 parts. How to Make an E-Book Cover with Gimp PART 1 How to Make an E-Book Cover with Gimp PART 2 (FREE) The second part is FREE but will make no sense without Part 1.
How To Create A Simple E-book Cover by Will Anthony, Jr
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Other software can give you better looking covers, but don’t kill yourself, if you have good material to write and you can’t access such software. The little available in your computer can keep you going. The idea of creating your own cover can be such fun, this you won’t know until you try. Creating a book cover does not need nuclear physics, the point is that you are creating a book.
An Open Office Guide To Publishing On Smashwords by Gregory Scott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A tested guide to Publishing your ebook on Smashwords using Open Office! Includes a review and tips on each step of the Smashwords Style Guide.
Style Guide Express: The Fastest Route to Premium Catalog Approval by Aaron Fernandez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,720. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Desktop publishing
A look at the Smashwords publishing process from an employee who has been in Vetting and Support, providing a quick, no-nonsense approach to how to get your book approved, as well as an abbreviated FAQ to address most concerns newcomers may have about navigating the site or working with Smashwords in general. Last updated 12/9/15
Editing Cheatsheet For Indie Authors by JD Lovil
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 540. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Are you a new Indie Author? Writing your first Indie Book is like learning to swim by being thrown into the deep end. The process is scary and depressing. You have to substitute effort for money if you are poor. If you need an Editor, you Need an Editor. Let me show you the Poor Author's substitutes. If you have to edit your own work, read Editing Cheatsheet For Indie Authors and find out how.
The Stupidity of eBook Reviews by Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books(4.00 from 1 review)
If you write or buy ebooks you probably pay attention to the ebook review systems that exist - you shouldn't. This short expose details how easily people manipulate the ebook review systems - and for a variety of reasons, and how meaningless a process it is. When an author can buy a favourable review for a few cents, is the review system worth the effort?
Fast Fun ePublishing by F. J. Mackelroy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,380. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Now updated for summer 2013, with the latest new information on high resolution ebook cover requirements, and how to get started with print book publishing. Fast Fun ePublishing is a quick overview with just enough information to help you jump right in and begin digitally publishing your own writing through Smashwords and Kindle. Have fun and get your work out to the world!
Smashwords Formatting Smashed: A Short, Easy, Step-by-Step Tutorial Instruction Guide (That Won’t Leave You With A Headache!) by Jessica Robinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals(5.00 from 1 review)
This step-by-step guide will efficiently instruct you through the basics of formatting your Microsoft Word document for Smashwords. Everything you need to know about the basics of successfully formatting manuscript is laid out in this easy-to-follow, straightforward tutorial. Follow these instructions exactly, and prepare your e-book quickly and easily today!
Exploring the Fantasy Realm: Magic in Stories for Children and Young Adults by Simon Rose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This book explores the many elements of the fantasy realm and examines the use of magic in stories for children and young adults. Topics include fairy tales, magical objects, secret languages, mysterious books, time travel, mythological creatures, and the roots of magic.
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