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Novelizing the Ancient Indus Valley
Price: Free! Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This e-Booklet contains six articles discussing various aspects involved in creating interesting fiction from historical and archaeological facts.
The Stupidity of eBook Reviews
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(4.00 from 1 review)
If you write or buy ebooks you probably pay attention to the ebook review systems that exist - you shouldn't. This short expose details how easily people manipulate the ebook review systems - and for a variety of reasons, and how meaningless a process it is. When an author can buy a favourable review for a few cents, is the review system worth the effort?
The Backward Approach to Ebook Success
Price: Free! Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(4.33 from 6 reviews)
Thinking of writing an ebook? Not sure how to go about it? This ebook contains important do’s and don’ts on marketing ebooks, pricing ebooks, and using social networks. It also provides useful sales and genre data, and demonstrates how using the personal knowledge and experiences described in this ebook will improve your foray into the world of self-publishing.
Getting the basics right in your writing
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: Australian English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This book is packed with valuable information on correct grammar, the differences between Australian and American English, how to correctly use numbers in a document, and how to correctly use hyphens and apostrophes.
How to Get Your Niche Article in Print 75% of the Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research
Why write articles if they’re not almost guaranteed to see print? Thus the purpose of this ebook report: How to Get Your Own Niche Articles in Print 75% of the Time in Magazines, Newsletters, Newspapers, and Journals. In 30 pages, Gordon shares the secrets needed for any writer to live handsomely in print. Even more handsomely if he/she focuses on one or two niche fields, where the gold hides.
The Author's Handbook
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 17,070. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is an effort to cushion the hard knocks that most writers experience along the way and cause many talented people to simply give up. It is intentionally priced at about as much as a cup of coffee, and intentionally kept short to clear a lot the jetsam away from the path to a literary career. Good things do come in small packages after all.
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 and Marketing
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Easy Smashwords Formatting In OpenOffice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Empire. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Welcome to Easy Smashwords Formatting In OpenOffice. In this guide you'll learn the ten steps it takes to get your book into the Smashwords Premium Distribution Program every time. This book is specifically designed for those of you who prefer to use the free word processing program known as OpenOffice.
Easy Smashwords Formatting In Microsoft Office
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Empire. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Welcome to Easy Smashwords Formatting In Microsoft Office. In this guide you'll learn the ten steps it takes to get your book into the Smashwords Premium Distribution Program every time. This book is specifically designed for those of you who prefer to use Microsoft Word 2007 and above however it will work reasonably well with other versions of Word.
Screamin Crier Newsletter 2
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Wyld Pegasus' online newsletter
How to Grow Rhino Skin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 13, 2012 by Living Books USA. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
All writers are subject to bad reviews of their work. But what about those pointless and inane comments that anyone is allowed to leave online about your ebook under the name of ‘anonymous’? How do you cope with these? What can you do to stop them? And just how much damage can these comments cause? “How To Grow Rhino Skin” is designed to help you overcome this incredible frustration.
Marketing Your Own Book
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Ebook Writing Success
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Over the past 18 months I have written and published nearly 300 ebooks, and over a million words under many different names.This is a short guide sharing my experiences and offering encouragement to anyone who wants to immerse themselves in this rare moment in human history-the ability to write and reach the whole world with your thoughts.If you are serious about writing success, read this.
Basic Fiction Formatting for Smashwords in OpenOffice
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Seven basic steps to walk you through formatting your fiction book for publication through Smashwords using OpenOffice, the free office suite software.
A Copyediting Checklist for Novelists
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
There is only One Rule to copyediting. However, there are more than two dozen tasks set forth on the Checklist herein to implement the One Rule. As an Indie-published author and a freelance copy editor for a large NYC publishing house, I share these tips with my fellow Indie authors.
Kindle e-Book Format and Convert in 2 Easy Steps
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This book explains how to format e-books for Kindle using Microsoft Word, convert into Kindle format, and self publish the e-book at Amazon Kindle Store. The information in this book will help the user to use the right formatting styles for the e-book and more importantly upload and have the book converted into Kindle format without the need of professional conversion services.
Make Ebooks Free, Start An Ebook Enterprise: Guaranteed to Save You Hundreds or Thousands of Dollars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,900. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
“Make Ebooks Free, Start An Ebook Enterprise” specifically gears toward telling you the publishing secrets no one wants you to know. As the founder of SGC Publishing and author of four works, I have the information you need to know. In the process of saving hundreds or thousands of dollars, you award yourself the opportunity of starting your own ebook enterprise.
The Author's Marketing Handbook
You set the price! Words: 28,190. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Written with flair, snarkiness, and a little oddball humor, The Author’s Marketing Handbook has the basic info that every puzzled first-time writer needs to figure out the whys and hows of using the Internet to sell their book. Claire Ryan talks about finding and building a readership online, what tech you really need to know about, and guidelines for social media and blogging.
Weekly Strategies for Writers: Tips on Writing, Editing, Publishing, Marketing & more
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,460. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012 by Full Court Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Weekly Strategies for Writers: Tips on Writing, Editing, Publishing, Marketing & more is a collection of timely tips for fiction and nonfiction writers that discusses the changes, opportunities, and resources now available for writers to make their writing and publishing goals a success. New or veteran writers are sure to find Weekly Strategies a quick, informative read.
Slow Your Prose: 25 Tips on How New Authors Can Improve Their Craft
Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
New writers often worry more about how to sell their book instead of writing a polished story in the first place. They have the pedal pressed to the floor when they shouldn't have gotten in the ride at all, so to speak. In "Slow Your Prose: 25 Tips On How New Authors Can Improve Their Craft," we go back to the basics.