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Smashwords Formatting Smashed: A Short, Easy, Step-by-Step Tutorial Instruction Guide (That Won’t Leave You With A Headache!)
By Jessica Robinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
This step-by-step guide will efficiently instruct you through the basics of formatting your Microsoft Word document for Smashwords. Everything you need to know about the basics of successfully formatting manuscript is laid out in this easy-to-follow, straightforward tutorial. Follow these instructions exactly, and prepare your e-book quickly and easily today!
Mastering Showing and Telling in Your Fiction
By Marcy Kennedy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,890. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Mastering Showing and Telling in Your Fiction will help you clearly understand the difference between showing and telling, provide you with guidelines for when to show AND when to tell, and give you practical editing tools for spotting and fixing telling in your writing.
Easy Smashwords Formatting In OpenOffice
By Jay Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Empire. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(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.
Direct Sell Your eBooks Offline
By Robert Stetson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,190. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This book shows you how to create offline sales distribution channels to recover more sales and make a few extra dollars. It shows you how to configure a website. Robert Stetson is a former BASF Systems Manager of Technical Marketing and Computer Systems Design Engineer. He has published over 30 books on a variety of topics. RobStetson.com, offers a prefab. book selling website inexpensively.
Self-Publishers Monthly, February - March 2014
By Danny O. Snow
Series: Self-Publishers Monthly. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: 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!
An Open Office Guide To Publishing On Smashwords
By Gregory Scott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
0.75 star(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.
World Building 101
By Julie Ann Dawson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Originally designed for a seminar conducted by author and game designer Julie Ann Dawson at Suny College, World Building 101 provides both writers and RPG designers with an easy-to-follow process through which to create a functional and believable setting.
Self-Publishing Your Book: A Guide for First-Time and DIY Authors
By Roger Ellerton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
I am the author of 8 books -- 3 paperbacks and 8 ebooks. Overall I have been successful in getting my books published and sold. However, I did make mistakes and learned some valuable lessons along the way. This book is far from a complete resource on how to write, publish and market your books. The purpose of my book is to share with you my insights and experiences in publishing my books.
The Ebook Revolution Survival Guide for Authors
By Julie Ortolon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This short guide is packed with tips on how to create, upload, price, and promote your ebook with simple step-by-step instruction and links to more detailed information. The tips are gleaned from my personal experience in getting my ebooks into the Top 100 Storewide at Amazon, plus the experience of 200+ print-published authors currently releasing their backlist and new material as ebooks.
How to Write a Book That Doesn't Suck and Will Actually Sell
By Michael Rogan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,650. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Want to learn how to write a book that kicks ass and will actually make you money? Think you've got a non-fiction book inside you but just not sure how to get it out? Well, look no further intrepid writer! In my new book, "How to Write a Book That Doesn't Suck and Will Actually Sell" I share with you the same strategies I used to write and publish over 25 non-fiction book in a variety of markets.
Getting Published on Google Play: Self-Publishing eBooks
By Michael Daniel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Presented in a candid but professional manner, this is a comprehensive, step-by-step guide, complete with diagrams on uploading and publishing your work to Google's Play store.
Self-Publishers Monthly, September-October 2013
By Danny O. Snow
Series: Self-Publishers Monthly. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Category: 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!
Formatting Comics for the Kindle and Nook: A Step-By-Step Guide to Images and Ebooks
By Michael Jasper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
0.25 star(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Formatting comics and image-heavy eBooks can be a confusing and sometimes frustrating task. Every e-reader on the market has a different screen size, meaning that as a creator/publisher, you have to format your comic multiple times. This how-to guide covers how to assemble your comic pages or other images for Amazon's Kindle and Barnes & Noble's Nook. Now updated for the new Nook Touch Reader!