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Rights and Contracts; What YOU Need to Know About Copyright, Rights, ISBNs, and Contracts
Series: The Literary Midwife Presents, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
A handbook for the new author on your rights, copyright, and the basics of publishing contracts, this book explains everything including publishing contracts in easy-to-understand terms. Know how to keep your book and your rights safe as you publish in today's 'wild west' publishing arena!
Self-Publishers Monthly, July - August 2014 (Special Edition on How Indie Publishers Can Survive Falling eBook Prices)
Series: Self-Publishers Monthly. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 1 review)
SPECIAL EDITION includes Mark Coker, Hugh Howey, other experts: Realistic advice on the latest self-publishing techniques from a stellar list of expert columnists, plus hands-on tools for the publication and promotion of e-Books and paperbacks at little or no cost to the writer. A treasure trove of short, low-hype reports with little technobabble. THIS BOOK IS PART of a SERIES; sample them all!
Effective Promotion
Series: The Literary Midwife Presents, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,220. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Success in today’s brave new publishing world requires effective promotion – you have to make your book visible to readers. Award winning, career author, Mary Rosenblum, the Literary Midwife, uses her two decades of market experience and work with new authors to help you connect effectively with the readers who will love your book – without sacrificing your writing time!
How To Write More Ebooks
Series: How To Write Ebooks, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
A quick guide for new authors. It takes you through how to go from ebook 1 to ebook 2 and beyond.
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.
Smashwords Formateringsguide
Series: Smashwords Style Guide Translations. Price: Free! Words: 23,280. Language: Danish. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Smashwords Formateringsguide har hjulpet tusindvis af forfattere med at producere og udgive ebøger af høj kvalitet. Denne gratis guide giver dig simple trinvise instruktioner til, hvordan du skaber, formaterer og udgiver en eBog. Det er nødvendig læsning for enhver forfatter, der gerne vil have distribueret deres bog via Smashwords til større forhandlere af ebøger, såsom Apple iBookstore og Kobo
Guía de Estilo de Smashwords
Series: Smashwords Style Guide Translations. Price: Free! Words: 26,450. Language: Spanish. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
La Guía de estilo de Smashwords ha permitido que miles de autores publiquen libros electrónicos de gran calidad. Esta guía gratuita enseña, paso a paso, cómo crear, formatear y publicar un libro electrónico, y su lectura es imprescindible para distribuir vía Smashwords a las tiendas en línea más importantes, como la iBooks de Apple, Barnes & Noble, OverDrive, Scribd, Oyster y Kobo.
How To Write Ebooks
Series: How To Write Ebooks, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A quick guide for new authors. It covers the idea, the plan, writing, more writing and publishing.
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.
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!
Smashwords Book Marketing Guide
Series: Smashwords Guides, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 41,020. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2008. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.85 from 164 reviews)
All new 2018 Edition! Learn how to make your ebooks more discoverable and more desirable to readers. This book introduces authors and publishers to important book marketing concepts, details the free ebook marketing tools at Smashwords, presents 65 book marketing ideas, and then adds new Deep Dives bonus sections on social media, working with beta readers and how to earn free press coverage.
The Secrets to Ebook Publishing Success
Series: Smashwords Guides, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 41,550. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
(4.76 from 121 reviews)
Learn the 30 best practices of the bestselling self-published ebook authors. This updated January 2014 edition of the The Secrets to Ebook Publishing Success has already helped tens of thousands of self-published ebook authors publish more professionally. This ebook is a must-read for every writer, author, publisher and literary agent.
Smashwords Style Guide
Series: Smashwords Guides, Book 1 · Smashwords Style Guide Translations. Price: Free! Words: 28,300. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2008. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Digital publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.69 from 337 reviews)
The Smashwords Style Guide has helped thousands of authors produce and publish high-quality ebooks. This free guide offers simple step-by-step instructions to create, format and publish an ebook. It's required reading for any author who wants to distribute their book via Smashwords to major ebook retailers such as Apple iBooks, Barnes & Noble, Scribd, & Kobo. Revised September 24, 2014.