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How To Self Publish Your Ebook: Succeeding on Kindle, Smashwords, Clickbank, and Your Own Ebook Store
Price: Free! Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016 by Positive Imaging, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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If you have a story to tell or a skill to teach others, ebooks are the perfect vehicle to get your message across. In this down-to-earth, easy to read, how-to ebook by Bill Benitez you will find detailed instructions on writing, editing, and preparing a quality ebook for Kindle, Smashwords, Clickbank, and even your own web site.
Make Paperbacks with CreateSpace: Sell More Books on Amazon
Price: Free! Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Desktop publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
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!
MJ Magazine August — Created By Authors for Authors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,180. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(5.00 from 1 review)
This sixth issue of MJ Magazine features authors John Land, Erna Kamerman Perry, Larry D. Thompson, Robert Dugoni and Steve Shukis. Also included are articles detailing how to get your books into readers’ hands and book promotion tips, as well as book reviews, author interviews and Fran’s picks.
Notes on a Screenplan
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short manifesto that proposes a new approach to the screenplay format.
E-book Publishing: Create Your Own Brand of Digital Books
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,410. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
(5.00 from 1 review)
If you are a writer or business leader with a desire to become a published author, E-book Publishing: Create Your Own Brand of Digital Books will give you step-by-step detailed instructions on how to publish your books in the various digital formats as an independent author. This is a good book for fiction and nonfiction writers alike.
MJ Magazine March 2015 — Created By Authors for Authors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,100. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Writers will find featured authors John Land, Erna Kamerman Perry, Larry D. Thompson, Robert Dugoni and Steve Shukis in this edition, as well as writer's workshops dealing with bringing your novel to life , getting your plot right and avoiding newbie novelist mistakes. Plus, this issue's book of the month is Karla Negger's Harbor Island.
The Insecure Writer’s Support Group Guide to Publishing and Beyond
Price: Free! Words: 71,100. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014 by Dancing Lemur Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
(5.00 from 1 review)
Whether you are starting out and need tips, looking for encouragement, taking the plunge into self-publishing, or seeking innovative ways to market and promote your work, this guide is a useful tool. Compiled into three key areas of writing, publishing, and marketing, this valuable resource offers inspirational articles, helpful anecdotes, and excellent advice.
Making Word.doc Files on Linux
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Desktop publishing
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Smashwords requires Microsoft Word.doc files for the books it publishes. This is a problem for Linux users because Word doesn't run natively on Linux. You can make these files with LibreOffice (the replacement for OpenOffice). This revised edition shows you how to use LibreOffice to produce files that will work on Smashwords.
Successful Self-Publishing: How We Do It (And How You Can Too)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,810. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
(5.00 from 1 review)
Successful Self-Publishing: How We Do It (And How You Can Too) is an inspiring anthology of fifteen indie authors' paths to success in publishing, edited by NY Times Bestseller Shoshanna Evers. Get ready to take your career to the next level!
Smashwords Formatting Smashed: A Short, Easy, Step-by-Step Tutorial Instruction Guide (That Won’t Leave You With A Headache!)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & 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!
How To Write An Ebook In Only 30 days
You set the price! Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by madhouseMEDIA. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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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
Self-Publishing Guides: Marketing Plans for Self-published Books
Series: Self-publishing Guides, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,590. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
(5.00 from 1 review)
Publishing a book is only part of work. The marketing work also has to be done. That's the part most authors don’t understand or like. This book can help.
Markdown for Writers
Price: Free! Words: 9,380. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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Markdown for Writers is a guide to using Markdown and MultiMarkdown in the creation of fiction and nonfiction manuscripts and the creation of ebooks.
Edit, Self-publish; Sell your book with Six Top Online Publishers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,370. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011 by Marie Seltenrych. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Publish with CreateSpace, Amazon/KDP, Lulu, WordClay and Smashwords: links, hints, formatting, ITIN, ISBNs, Images,distribution. Digital and non-digital manuscripts Helpful informtion for you to start your publishing journey.
The Ebook Writer, One Author's Journey
Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
A personal look back along the highs and lows along the road that led to seeing the dream of becoming an author a reality.
Marketing Your Own Book
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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Have you thought about writing a book but stopped because you can’t figure out how to market it? Do you wish marketing your book were someone else’s job? Have you had a book published only to be disappointed with the publisher's marketing? This book is for you. The bad news? To succeed, you must market your own book. The good news? You can do it, and it could even be fun.
Guide To Writing & Publishing Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,200. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011 by Rob Shelsky. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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Want to write science fiction, fantasy, or horror? Want to be published for money? Don't want to wait forever to do it? Then Author Rob Shelsky’s Guide To Writing & Publishing Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror is a must read! Based on seven years’ worth of carefully researched articles, this is a practical guide, a simple, step-by-step process on how to write AND get your work published!
How Long Is A Piece Of String?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011 by Living Books USA. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Digital publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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The advent of ebooks has changed the traditional way we used to calculate page counts and number of words in a piece of writing. What is a novel now? And a short story? What other terminology and concepts have ebooks changed? You’ll be surprised . . .
Writing and Selling a Mystery Novel: A Simple Step-by Step Plan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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This handy guide provides a way to break writing a mystery down into several simple steps. It includes all of the essential elements of mystery writing from plotting, breaking a novel into chapters, and character development. This guide also includes marketing tips and resources. This mini ebook will help a writer get started in planning a mystery that will sell in today's competitive market.
How to Win Writing Contests for Profit
Price: Free! Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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This free mini-book reveals tested ways to enter your short stories in contests world-wide, win cash prizes regularly and profitably, and improve your writing skills - while being paid! Dr John Yeoman, PhD Creative Writing, is the author of eight published books, a university lecturer in creative writing and has been - for forty years - a successful commercial writer.