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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 and 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.
They Stole Your Book! Now What?
Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and 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.
Blurbing It Out
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: 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.
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 5 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.
Guida all’Ebook Marketing Smashwords
Price: Free! Words: 13,280. Language: Italian. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Questa Guida vuole aiutare autori ed editori a promuovere e vendere i propri ebook su Smashwords ma anche su tutti gli altri negozi virtuali. La Guida, partendo da come Smashwords aiuta gli autori a promuovere l'ebook, dà 30 utilissimi suggerimenti per costruire autonomamente e gratuitamente un ottimo ebook marketing.
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.
Compulsively Writing Fiction: My experiences in Self-publishing in 2011
Price: Free! Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This free ebook is a compilation and organization of my self-publishing journey in 2011 as taken from my blog. This book is crafted to help all of you new self-publishers to live your dream and publish your book!
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.
Ditch the Publisher: 40 Indie Authors on Their Unique Self-Publishing Journeys
Price: Free! Words: 63,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Thinking of self-publishing? Who better to advise you than 40 writers who have been there, done that and, well, written the book?
Open Office: Through The Meatgrinder
Price: Free! Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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!
KDP 6 Figures Exposed: Step-by-Step Stupidly Easy Course on How to Make Six Figures Through Amazon Kindle Publishing Exposed
Price: Free! Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Step-by-Step Stupidly Easy Course To Make Six Figures Through Amazon Kindle Publishing With Pictures! No-Technical knowledge required - Step-By-Step Instructions With Pictures I Personally Believe Kindle Publishing Should Be Fun, Profitable And Very, Very Easy But Be Warned, It Can be Very Addictive!
The Truth About Book Reviews: 20 Book Review Myths, Debunked
Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Life as an author is an adventure, and there is a lot we have to learn along the way. Understanding how to get book reviews, what to do with them, and their importance can be especially difficult. In "The Truth About Book Reviews" we cover 20 popular myths about book reviews, the truth, and author tips for applying those truths to your book marketing to help you connect with reviewers.
Alien Alliance; Stolen
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is the account of the theft (plagiarism) of my eBook Alien Alliance, the first in a series and my first publication. It is a 'how to' guide as to how to resolve this, how to reduce the chances of it happening and a warning to be vigilant. It is also a warning of an increasing problem and a very distressing one. The second part is a description of the series and what is coming next.
Kindle Writing Tips: Book Writing Tips and Tricks for Indie Authors. Write Free Book Series
Price: Free! Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Beginner’s guide to writing for independent writers. Tips and tricks for new independent authors helping you avoid common pitfalls and improve your profits. Learn the fundamentals as well as some more advanced tips for being profitable with Kindle and other book sites.
How To Write A Children’s Book
Price: Free! Words: 26,960. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
(5.00 from 1 review)
You want to become a better writer, and you want to learn how to write a children’s book. Maybe you’d like to learn how to write for teenagers as well. This book will help introduce you to a way to do that.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Basic Writer's Checklist
You set the price! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Bibliobules’ Basic Writer’s Checklist is a FREE support aid for authors at any phase of their writing development. The purpose of the Basic Writer’s Checklist is to provide a map for launching your writing career. It’s designed to assist you during the pre-publication, publication, and post-publication writing processes.
The Author's Coupon Book
Price: Free! Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016 by Nikki Sex. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Welcome to PaidAuthor.com’s Author Coupon Book! In recent years, self-published and indie authors have stormed into the publishing industry, creating an almost unheard of number of stories, both in digital formats, as well as paperback. Inside this book you'll find discount coupons for authors to use at book promotion sites, for cover designs, and for editing services.
Self Publishing in Four Formats
Price: Free! Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Why you should self publish your book and a brief comparison of Lulu, CreateSpace, Kindle and Smashwords. This is a work in progress, please watch for updates!
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.