Amazon KDP Select is always a difficult choice to make for self-publishing authors Making the decision to use KDP Select and give Amazon exclusivity to your ebooks is not an easy decision, but it is one that all authors have to make. Not only once either, because if you have a backlist, you might need to go in and out to
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Ebooks are very convenient but at the same time so horribly restrictive The ebook will never replace a real book, as so many people have said over the years since the introduction of the ebook by Sony, and then shortly after, by Amazon. There has never been a topic as controversial and divisive in the book publishing industry as the
Which grammar checker is right for you? By Lisa Brown There are many good tools out there to help you check English grammar mistakes, and then there are some that seem to cause more hassle than help. When you look into grammar correcting tools, it is always important to check the reviews and statistics for each application. You want to
There are hundreds of ways to promote a self-published book. However, if you don’t get the following nine basics right first, you could be wasting a lot of your time, energy and money. Many, if not most authors who self-publish for the first time make mistakes, which is completely normal because you are trying to do something totally new and you don’t have
All you need to know about getting started in self-publishing. From formatting your manuscript, publishing your book, to marketing ideas to sell books.
There are many reasons to self-publish your book, and there is nothing stopping you from becoming an author and selling your books online.
The four most popular self-publishing service providers for new authors are Kindle Direct Publishing, Smashwords, Draft2Digital and Createspace.
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