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Be Unique
Price: Free! Words: 510. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(3.00 from 1 review)
Why do people try to fit in? Thats a question I will never be able to answer.
The Truth About Online Self-Publishing
Price: Free! Words: 21,500. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
This is an account of my own personal online indie self-publishing endeavor, which ended horribly. I want to help people avoid my mistakes. Within this text I will give you advice on how to seek representation by a literary agent and possibly get a legitimate publishing contract with a reputable company.
They Stole Your Book! Now What?
Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
What can you do if you discover that someone has stolen your book? What steps can you take to get the stolen book removed? I share what I did when I found three of my books stolen and put up for sale on Amazon. Topics also covered in this ebook are registering your copyright in the United States, book piracy, and using Smashwords.
How to Make a Simple Book Cover for a Non-Designer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a tutorial with illustrations that describe how to make a simple book cover for a non-designer. It is a step-by-step guide with generous images to explain exactly what digital tools you need, how to do it for free. All you need to is a photograph or piece of art.
Free Guide to Self-Publishing and Book Promotion: Inside Secrets from an Author Whose Self-Published Books Sold in Thousands
Price: Free! Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sales & Marketing
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Wondering how to get published? Or how to self publish? Have an amazing book but no one’s reviewing it or hearing the buzz? Now award-winning author Valerie Estelle Frankel shares all her inside tips, from conferences to Facebook, Twitter to eBay, on how to make your book a success. Complete with an appendix of sample query, press release, sell sheet, flyer, and much more.
Be the Monkey - Ebooks and Self-Publishing: A Dialog Between Authors Barry Eisler and Joe Konrath
Price: Free! Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » ebook readers, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Bestselling authors J.A. Konrath and Barry Eisler discuss ebooks, self-publishing, and the future of the industry, in this 25,000 word dialog.
Promoting Your Book on Facebook & Twitter Second Edition
Price: Free! Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Here is a work by Gunnar Lawrence that will help an author promote their work with less time, less money and with better results.
Guida allo Stile Smashwords
Series: Smashwords Style Guide Translations. Price: Free! Words: 23,120. Language: Italian. Published: November 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
La "Guida allo stile Smashwords" ha aiutato migliaia di autori ed editori a pubblicare ebook di alta qualità. Questa Guida gratuita offre semplici consigli passo-dopo-passo per creare, formattare e pubblicare un ebook. La Guida deve essere preventivamente letta da ogni autore che voglia distribuire la sua opera, attraverso Smashwords. Traduzione italiana a cura di Giuseppe Meligrana.
First Mistakes - A Guide For Smashwords Fiction Writers
Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Digital publishing
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
One of the most important, and also one of the most overlooked components of a story writer's work is the very first sentence. This simple writers' guide uses real examples from Smashwords to examine what makes a good opening line, and the common mistakes writers make.
Yellow
Price: Free! Words: 420. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Here comes that yellow feeling.
Release The Author In You...
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012 by M&S Direct Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
At some point in our lives, everyone has wanted to write a book, to tell the world your story. There is something empowering about the fact that you can write down your thoughts and present them to the world, sending a statement that “This is Me, Don’t Judge Me....Love Me!” Join me as we explore the ins and outs of writing your very own eBook...
Secrets of Successful Writers
Price: Free! Words: 52,470. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Writers speak about how to write, publish and promote your book in the age of digital publishing. Contains interviews with John Locke, Gordon Ferris, Stephen Carpenter, Dakota Banks, Linda Wisdom, Matthew Reilly, Loucinda McGary, David Lender, JR Rain, Jack Dann, Dale Brown, Stephanie McAfee, Andy Briggs, Kat Martin and many, many more.
Free Kindle Publicity (How to make thousands every month)
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
In this book it may help you achieve high sales. Revealing some strategic techniques and listing ideas. Listing 50 free websites to achieve free publicity. Good Luck.
Basic Fiction Formatting for Smashwords in OpenOffice
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.90 from 10 reviews)
Seven basic steps to walk you through formatting your fiction book for publication through Smashwords using OpenOffice, the free office suite software.
Make Your Book Go Viral How To Promote Your Book Online
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Digital publishing
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
Make Your Book Go Viral How To Promote Your Book Online will teach you simple and effective book marketing techniques to give your book the exposure it needs to be successful.
How to Fail Miserably at Writing
Series: Everything I've Done Wrong. Price: Free! Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
(2.00 from 1 review)
Giselle is a writer who knows how to fail—consistently and thoroughly. She’s done everything wrong so you don’t have to! Have you ever had an editor tell you your entire manuscript needs to be rewritten? Three times? Giselle has. She’s experienced rejection letters, bad reviews, banned books, crappy sales, and painful missteps. Don't let the publishing industry get you down. Let's fail together!
Author Marketing Kit
Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(2.00 from 1 review)
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.
Secrets to a Great Author Biography
Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: British English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(2.00 from 1 review)
Learn a few easy secrets to writing a great author biography that will entice potential readers to read your book/s.
Viral Ebook Marketing: The Game Changer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
(1.00 from 1 review)
Increase visitors to your sales page phenomenally. Gets tons of traffic by following proven techniques and methods by using high volume existing channels which drive visitors to your sales page or blog of your e-book. This guide is e-book specific and it digs out hidden buyers and send them to your site in droves. Four most influential and productive methods are explained for immediate results.
Write Good or Die
Price: Free! Words: 48,160. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 6 reviews)
Survival tips for 21st century writers, from best-selling authors Kevin J. Anderson, M.J. Rose, Heather Graham, J.A. Konrath, Gayle Lynds, Alexandra Sokoloff, Jonathan Maberry, and more. How to develop your craft, improve your writing, get an agent, promote your work, embrace the digital age, and prepare yourself for the coming changes in the publishing industry. Edited by Scott Nicholson.