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Video – Publishing an eBook

If you are considering publishing an eBook as an independent author, this video demonstrates how to do this. I walk through the publishing of one of my books on http://kdp.amazon.com You may find my other independent publishing articles and videos helpful as well. If this video was a value to you, please share it!   […]

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eBook Publishing for the Inde Author

eBook publishing is a cinch with Amazon’s KDP. Before I go into the KDP option, let me share why I prefer KDP over other services available to independent authors. Many publishing companies are charging authors insane fees to make their books available in ebook format. They often set the book at a high price, but […]

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Video – Publishing on CreateSpace

This video is a follow-up to the article on Independent Publishing with Amazon.  Please also view my video on creating an ebook with KDP – Kindle Direct Publishing. If you find this video helpful, please share.   Creating a book with CreateSpace Related posts: eBook Publishing for the Inde Author Video – Publishing an eBook […]

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How to NOT do a book promotional

For the past couple of weeks, a friend and fellow author has bombarded me with self-promotion. There is nothing wrong with letting people know about your book. Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, email, and other resources are good tools, but authors should use them in moderation. I’ll give a big tip for you – use email […]

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Beta readers – a goldmine of valuable feedback

In a previous article we talked about strategies, advantages, and pitfalls in critiquing. We all need the eyes of others to look over our work, but once the critiquing process is complete, the manuscript isn’t yet ready. It is my opinion that every manuscript should be read by non-writers. We as writers have a different […]

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