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Verlegt euch selbst !
By Peter Marnet
Price: Free! Words: 24,370. Language: German. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Ich stelle Bedingungen und Möglichkeiten des Selfpublishing vor, die Gegenspieler wie Verlage und Buchpiraten und wage einen Ausblick in die Zukunft.
Publier avec Smashwords
By Claude Trudel
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: French. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Ce livre numérique est un procédurier simple et pratique pour publier gratuitement un livre numérique selon les exigences de la plateforme de publication et de diffusion Smashwords. Il est destiné aux auteurs francophones.
Writers on the Move Spring 2011: A Compilation of Writing and Marketing Articles
By Karen Cioffi
Price: Free! Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Writers on the Move Spring 2011: A Compilation of Writing and Marketing Articles offers writing and marketing advice from award winning authors, as well as publishers, marketing experts, and professional writers. From tips to solidifying a logline to perfecting poetry to the final stages of self-editing, along with book promotion, virtual book tour, and more!
55 Tips for Authors
By Alice Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This ebooklet is available for free on the author's website: http://www.alice-anderson.com. After ten years of promoting authors, developing an online community for readers, creating dozens of designs to promote clients' work, author Alice Anderson has combined 55 of her best tips for authors into one easy-to-read, zero-fluff ebooklet.
Smashwords Rachanashaili Nirdeshika (Smashwords Style Guide Bengali)
By Mark Coker
Price: Free! Words: 21,500. Language: Bengali. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
রচনাশৈলী নির্দেশিকার সাহায্যে হাজার হাজার লেখক উন্নত মানের ইবুক নির্মান ও প্রকাশ করেছেন৷ এই বিনামূল্যে লভ্য নির্দেশিকায় সহজ সরল পদক্ষেপে ইবুক সৃষ্টি, বিন্যাস ও প্রকাশনের কলা আলোচিত হয়েছে৷ স্ম্যাশওয়ার্ডস্ দ্বারা অ্যাপ্‌ল্ আইবুকস্টোর, বার্নস্ অ্যান্ড নোব্‌ল্, সনি, কোবো, ডিজেল প্রভৃতি প্রধান ইবুক বিপণিতে পুস্তক পরিবেশনের জন্য যে কোনও লেখকেরই এটা পড়া আবশ্যক৷ সংস্করণ: ০২ আগস্ট ২০১১
Self-Publishing & Book Promotion Confidential (FullTimeAuthor.com presents)
By Bob Baker
You set the price! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
In this "insider's guide to self-publishing success," full-time author Bob Baker reveals his best advice, including: * 4 Ways to Attract More Readers (and Buyers) Faster * The 4 Debilitating Myths That Hold Back Most Self-Publishers * The Best Way to Promote Your Book Right Now * The Truth About Readers, Buyers and Fans
Quickie Guide to Formatting Your Book for Smashwords
By Cynthia Joyce Clay
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013 by Oestara Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 1 review)
A bare bones checklist to help you format your book for Smashwords(TM).
Blurbing It Out
By Francis W. Porretto
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Many independent writers need help, though not with their storytelling. Far too many indie writers are inept promoters. The fault reveals itself glaringly in their blurbs and Long Descriptions. A promotional blurb is the writer's job interview. He has to make it sing sweetly to the potential reader. This little tome notes the most conspicuous problems, and provides an offer of assistance.
Author Marketing Kit
By Julie Joyce
Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
Free Resources to Jump Start Your Indie Book Sales from the Executive Producer & Host of Book Tour Radio. This guide is perfect for Indie Authors on a shoestring budget and DIY Book Launches.
Some Brief Advice for Indie Authors
By Sharon E. Cathcart
Price: Free! Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Author Sharon E. Cathcart presents a compendium of her most popular blog posts on the business of writing. With subject matter ranging from building relationships with one's readers to creating a brand statement, this book provides answers to some of the questions Cathcart has encountered during her career as an author.
Most New Authors get a raw deal from the Traditional Publishing Industry
By Terry Callister
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Did you ever try getting a novel published through the traditional route, through a literary agent or publisher. Unless you happen to have the right book at the right time with the right "professional" you might as well forget it. This FREE eBook is all about the benefits of self publishing.
The Book Of Nothing
By John Porter
Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
An inspirational book for budding authors who have yet to let their fingers fly across the keyboard, or dip plume into ink, but yet who have a burning desire to turn their thoughts into words and influence the world. Voids allow potent creative urges to spring from the fertile minds of his readers, but there's some genuinely useful advice too, with a few examples of some great published works.
Promo Bytes: Author Newsletter and Goodreads
By Lisa Hughey
Price: Free! Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Articles on promotion for authors. This document focuses on The Author Newsletter and starting an author account on Goodreads.
Formatting for Kindle (Using Word & Basic HTML to Upload Your Novel to Amazon)
By J. Thorn
Price: Free! Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
A step-by-step guide for turning a novel (in the form of a Word 2010 document) into a formatted ebook that can be uploaded and sold on Amazon from J. Thorn, a Top 100 Horror Author, Amazon Rank 2013.
How To Write An Ebook In Only 30 days
By Geoff Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by madhouseMEDIA. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Geoff Hughes puts down the challenge to anyone who has every wanted to write a book but can't find the time to get on with it. You can write an eBook in only 30 days if you follow this day by day motivational guide. Take the 30 day challenge! Geoff Hughes is the author of Beautiful Lies and regularly blogs on writing and motivation and independent publishing at www.madhousemedia.com.au/blog
How to Make an E-Book Cover with Gimp PART 2
By J. R. Whittaker
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: 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 and 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.
Open Office: Through The Meatgrinder
By W.E. Powelson
Price: Free! Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
This (short) 4-chapter, 100% FREE e-book will quickly walk you through the e-book formatting process, saving time and money. Free template downloads shave hours off the formatting process and learning curve. Use practically any word processor worth its salt, (Macs too). This little e-book will walk you through the entire formatting process. Finish formatting by the end of chapter 2. 100% free!
So You Want to Be a Writer
By Sherri Fulmer Moorer
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 1 review)
Becoming a writer is more than an idea, a pen and paper. In this digital age it takes more in order to break into the industry. This short guide gives you the basics that you'll need to get started on that dream of becoming a published writer.
Writers Block How to avoid it or get rid of it
By Tiffany Craig
Price: Free! Words: 510. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
An article describing what writers block is, how to get rid of it and how to avoid getting it in the first place.
Literary Lunes Magazine: September/October 2012 (black and white edition)
By Literary Lunes Publications
Price: Free! Words: 31,160. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Welcome to the second to last edition of Literary Lunes Magazine for this year. We have a jam packed issue that I think you all will enjoy. It is filled will interviews from the authors of JKS Communications, and many wonderful new short stories.