Publishing an eBook is both exciting and daunting at the same time. Your book is your baby. It’s important that you understand your options and that you make sure your eBook looks and reads great on all the popular eReaders, like Kindle, iPad, Nook, and more. We've put together a ton of great information to help guide you through the eBook publishing process.
The first step of making an eBook can be the most challenging: You’ve got to write something. Luckily, you’re not alone in your struggle. So just take it one day (or one page at a time) and you’ll be at the finish line before you know it. Here are a few of our favorite articles about staying focused and getting your book written.
PR Daily’s Seven Habits of Highly Effective Writers
Time Management Tips for Writers on a Deadline
How to Finish Writing a Novel Without Losing Your Sanity
Your Book Needs Editing, and Here’s Why…
How to Revise Your Novel through a Read Aloud and Critique Workshop
Arguably, one of the more frustrating areas of creating an eBook (post-composition) is making sure that your book is formatted, converted, and ready for worldwide distribution. Luckily, we’ve got a ton of great articles on how to make your eBook design and formatting process a snap.
Standard vs. fixed layout eBooks
10 Articles on eBook Formatting
3 Tough Questions Every Author Should Ask Themselves About Their Book Cover
What is an ISBN and Why Does My eBook Need One?
What the Heck is Metadata, and Why Do Authors Need to Know?
How to Correctly Format Your Book Interior Using Word: Word Templates for Proper Book Formatting
Let BookBaby Scan and Digitize Your Existing Book!
Converting your eBook from PDF to ePUB
How to make a Kindle book
Formatting your work for eBook distribution
How to convert your eBook to the ePUB format
Your book is written, formatted, designed and ready for the public. Now how do you get it into the eager hands of hungry readers? Today even completely unknown authors have the ability to get global eBook distribution to all the most popular eBook platforms. These articles will get you there.
Why Publishing on Kindle is Not Enough
4 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Publishing Your First Novel
Using BookBaby to Publish Your eBook Worldwide
eBook publishing strategies: 5 essential tips
Captivating book descriptions
You’ve done it! Your eBook is published. Congratulations. You’ve done what many dream of doing (but rarely accomplish). This in itself is a huge a success. Take a few days to drink Champaign and be merry; but don’t leave your book alone on a digital shelf for too long. Promoting your eBook is the essential next step and, believe it or not, it can be really fun.
How Much Should You Charge for Your eBook?
A Checklist of Basic Promotion Materials for Indie Authors
10 Things You’ll Learn in the First 6 Months of Self-Publishing
Building Your Author Platform in 10 Hours a Week (Including Writing Time!)
Social Media for Authors: 10 Musts for Social Book Marketing
Promote Your Book with Social Media
Promote you book on a budget
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