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Self-Publishers Monthly, December 2013 - January 2014
Series: Self-Publishers Monthly. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: American English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Realistic advice on the latest self-publishing techniques from a stellar list of expert columnists, plus hands-on, practical 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 technical jargon, plus live hyperlinks to free and useful resources. THIS BOOK IS PART of a SERIES; sample them all!
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 and Internet » Desktop publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Sinking the Jolly Roger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet / security
Piracy is taking over the Internet. Especially the piracy of Independent Authors who are perceived as being less able to defend their copyright. This book takes the reader by the hand and walks them through the process of getting their books taken down from pirate sites. You are not defenseless. There are FREE methods of finding your books on the pirate sites.
7 Powerful Elements To Design Book Covers That Sell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
“7 Powerful Elements To Design Book Covers That Sell” is all there is to producing great book covers. No fluff, no complicated theories, and wasteful words. Once you put in place these elements in your book covers, your book will be a sure winner provided your content is good. The ideas contained in this book are all out of extensive research and personal experience of designing my own covers..
How to Convert Your Published Book into an Audio Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
According to Publishers Weekly, in 2009 over 100,000 books were published however, only 5,000 of those books were also available as audiobooks. Reach more readers and increase your income by publishing your book as an audio book!
Practical Thoughts on Becoming an Author
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
You've seen their names on the shelves of the local bookstore: Francine Rivers, Beth Moore, Tom Clancy, Rick Warren, Tim LeHaye, etc. Slowly but surely, a dream forms in your own mind; A dream becomes a quiet longing to have your own story in print. With advances in technology and drastic changes in the publishing landscape, it's now possible for anyone with this dream to get themselves into print
Self-publishing Guides: Self-publishing a Book
Series: Self-publishing Guides, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,540. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Uploading files to a  packager isn't the entire scope of work. That's actually the easiest task, but there are many more necessary tasks to be done..  This book explains the entire self-publishing process.  It breaks up the publishing process into four timeframes starting four months before the availability date. This spreads the workload into easy-to-manage chunks.
A Writers Guide To Adult Compliance Requirements
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,380. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Lot's Cave, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Law » Legal Writing
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
So you want to write erotica? Learn exactly what is, and is not, legally permissible. Protect yourself from overzealous publishers and attorneys who insist all erotica is evil! This informative writer’s guide provides accurate information about age of consent, barely legal, pornography, obscenity, and other taboo subjects. An essential resource for aspiring or experienced erotica authors!
Self-Publishers Monthly, November - December 2013
Series: Self-Publishers Monthly. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Desktop publishing
Realistic advice on the latest self-publishing techniques from a stellar list of expert columnists, plus hands-on, practical 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 technical jargon, plus live hyperlinks to free and useful resources. THIS BOOK IS PART of a SERIES; sample them all!
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!
Make Your Book Work Harder: How To Use Multiple Platforms To Make More Money
Price: Free! Words: 38,380. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 1 review)
Most authors chose one or two platforms to publish their books, but in doing so they're turning their back on a much larger audience. Learn how to publish on multiple platforms (including some that are little-known) as well as tips to maximize promotional time while increasing income.
Giveaways - the Secret of Successful Book Promotion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
THE ultimate guide to an effective giveaway. With Hundreds of tips and links to make sure your Giveaway boosts your success. New Ideas and tried and tested formulae are explained in a friendly way by experienced, multi published writer, Arthur Crandon.
Indie Author Guide of Awesome
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(4.00 from 1 review)
Advice for indie authors venturing into the self- publishing world. Beta Readers, Editing and Formatting Cover Design, Title and Synopsis Promotion Marketing Yourself as an Author Selling and Release Dates Sales, Ranking and Reviews
Heart of the Matter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,100. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Heart of the Matter: Tips From Heart of Carolina Romance Writers For Writing and Selling Your Novel is comprised of 40 instructional, guiding, and encouraging articles by the multi-published and talented members of Heart of Carolina Romance Writers.
Self-Publishers Monthly, October - November 2013
Series: Self-Publishers Monthly. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
Realistic advice on the latest self-publishing techniques from a stellar list of expert columnists, plus hands-on, practical 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 technical jargon, plus live hyperlinks to free and useful resources. THIS BOOK IS PART of a SERIES; sample them all!
Steps to a Rocking Self-Publishing Career
Price: Free! Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
This short guide is the result of conducting several interviews as part of The Rocking Self-Publishing Podcast. It shares some of the essential tips, strategies and lessons from the first ten episodes of the show. Whether you listen to the podcast or not, this guide should be packed with useful and actionable information you can use to 'rock' you indie career.
Don't Let Anyone Steal Your Story
Series: Story and Screenplay Savvy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,100. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property, Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
You can lock your doors and windows to keep thieves out, but how do you protect your ideas or written works? Don't Let Anyone Steal Your Story is a stripped-down readable summary of copyright, full of entertaining anecdotes and real-life examples. Read about the true horror stories that clearly show you what you need to do to avoid the misfortune of having your literary material stolen.
Authors & Publishers Must Die!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,210. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
From the mouth of an author, and a publisher: Authors and Publishers Must Die! is filled to the rim with straightforward MUST READ advice for the author in your life… with no punches pulled!
Dollars and Sense for Writers: A Guide to Managing Your Writing Business 2nd Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,840. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Updated to reflect recent important changes in publishing, this must-have manual is a plain-talk look at the business of writing. It will help you know what you don't know about publishing and provides tools you can use to survive and thrive as a writer.
Tips to Navigate National Novel Writing Month
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Planning to participate in National Novel Writing Month? This article will give you tips and tricks that help you plan, maximize your chance of success, and what to do once you have the novel written.