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The # 1 Killer Proofreading Secret
Series: Steve's e-Book Publishing. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
So far I have 35 published books, novellas, or articles. How I wish I knew about this technique before I started. It's virtually a guarantee that you will emerge from the creative process with clean error free copy. It's simple, effective and a MUST for any serious self publisher. This Article is not only short, it's sweet! [Article - 1193 words]
Self-Publishing Tips and Tricks
Price: Free! Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
A guide to the ins and outs of Createspace, ACX, KDP and more. For the beginning to intermediate self-publisher.
The Complete Amateur’s Guide to Self-Publishing in the Digital Age
Price: Free! Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The short, easy guide for the rest of us! Self-Publishing guides are full of all of the information we need to do it ourselves - leaving us swimming in details that we often don't really understand. This brief guide gives a basic outline of how to publish your book, in the equivalent of about a dozen printed pages.
Publish for Free
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: British English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
A short guide to getting your book in print and on ebook shelves without spending a penny. A friendly and concise guide to issues and opportunities from a published author who has 'Been there' and 'done that'. Lots of tips and valuable contacts. The author has several published books with total downloads in excess of 40,000
Indies Unlimited: Tutorials and Tools for Prospering in a Digital World
Series: Indies Unlimited: Tutorials and Tools for Prospering in a Digital World, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,940. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
In Tutorials and Tools for Prospering in a Digital World Volume I you’ll find 62 step-by-step tutorials and tips/tools which will show you how to enhance your social media presence. The award-winning and best-selling multi-national staff of Indies Unlimited brings you the ultimate guide for slapping social media into submission.
A Silicon Valley Writer, Volume 2 (2010-2011) (Blog Postings)
Series: A Silicon Valley Writer Blog Postings. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The second volume of blog postings from A Silicon Valley Writer about writing and being a writer, featuring 22 blog postings from 2010 through 2011: "A Dead Tree Traditionalist Among eReaders," "Letting Short Stories Lie Fallow," "The Fiction Reprint Market Is Dead!" and "Why I’m NOT Joining Amazon’s KDP Select Program".
The Truth About Santa Claus-a Jack Robertson novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Do you believe in Santa Claus? Jack Robertson does and now he has to prove it. Christmas magic is fading and Jack finds that he can help save Christmas. With Santa's help Jack explains the truth about where Santa's origins and how he does the miraculous things that he does. Santa commissions Jack to write his biography and has Jack explain the ins and outs of how to publish and promote an e-book.
Top Ten Screenplay Rewrite Tips
Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
"Top Ten Screenplay Rewrite Tips" is a compilation of analytical tools intended to assist screenwriters in their effort to realize the full potential inherent in their screen story premise. Although this E-book is primarily intended for newer writers, old pros may well be surprised by the insights offered in this quick and easy read.
7 Gateways to Self-Published Success
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The boom in self-published books is a wonderful thing, unless you're tasked with reading them for a living. This book breaks down the seven biggest mistakes self-publishing authors make and can help them meet and exceed the dreams that drove them to write in the first place. A bookseller, library tech, self-publisher and longtime book reviewer can help you connect with readers and succeed.
An Open Office Guide To Publishing On Smashwords
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A tested guide to Publishing your ebook on Smashwords using Open Office! Includes a review and tips on each step of the Smashwords Style Guide.
Stop Stalling and Write: Ten Tips to Help You Focus, Write and Succeed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
This booklet shares ten tips on how to secure more time to write and achieve one's writing goals. Although written for writers, the information in this booklet can be used by any creative (artist, dancer, actor, etc.) to pursue their passion more vigorously.
101 Contemporary Romance Story Starters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Every good romance novel begins the same way – with a story idea. Yet compelling story ideas aren’t always easy to come by. Sometimes we all need a little inspiration - a spark that ignites our imagination and excites the writing muse. Designed to kick start your imagination they include dialogue starters, scenes, open ended scenarios, and even story endings.
Book Marketing 101: An Introduction to the World of Book Marketing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
As much as we don’t want to hear it, book marketing is a huge part of becoming a successful author. Yet many authors don’t know how to go about it or even where to start. Giving an overview of book marketing, this book is designed to give authors the information they need to attack marketing head on and start successfully selling their books.
Self-Publishing Books 101: A Step-by-Step Guide to Publishing Your Book in Multiple Formats
Price: Free! Words: 27,000. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012 by Body and Soul Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Self-publishing books has never been easier. With print on demand and eBook technology available to us, it has made the process of self-publishing available to anyone and everyone. And there does not have to be huge upfront costs either. However, there are certain steps to self-publishing that you need to know. Let us take you step-by-step through the process of publishing your book!
The Indie Author's Guide to: Building a Great Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Indie author? Banging your head on your desk? You need The Indie Author's Guide to: Building a Great Book. Not just for e-books. This guide contains helpful tips and tricks to make your book look like it came from a major publisher.
Endless Joke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Endless Joke is a collection. It's funny. It's irritating. It's the book you never realised you needed. But you do. If you want to stay safe (and sane) between the twists and turns and death throes of the old publishing monster and the anarchic new killing fields of epublishing, this book will help in that regard. It's equal parts passion, humour, angst & a kind of bewildered, contemplative awe.
Terry Kepner's Quickstart Guide to Smashwords Publishing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Do you find the Smashwords’ Style Guide intimidating/difficult to use? Are you getting Autovetter errors that don’t help? Have you uploaded your eBook many times and wonder if you will ever succeed? Terry Kepner’s Quickstart Guide to Smashwords Publishing uses twelve easy steps to get your eBook successfully through Smashwords’ Autovetter, usually the first time, and into the Premium Catalog.
WTF: Write To Fail
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012 by Black House Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
15 Easy Steps to Ruin a Perfectly Good Writing Career. A writer's life can be filled with frustration and rejection. This book is dedicated to frustrated writers and their daily ordeals. Helpful, supportive and slightly psychotic, this is perhaps the only writing instructional that requires a disclaimer to protect those involved with its creation.
Choose Keywords That Sell Your Books
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
Keywords are one of the most powerful tools you have for selling your book. They’re the key to that very first step—getting discovered by your potential reader. If they don’t find your book, they won’t buy your book. Take the time to pick the very best keywords and you’ll see your sales increase.
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?