Self-Publishing Books 101: A Step-by-Step Guide to Publishing Your Book in Multiple Formats

Self-Publishing Books 101: A Step-by-Step Guide to Publishing Your Book in Multiple Formats

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by Shelley Hitz, Heather Hart
     
 

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Self-publishing books has never been easier. With print on demand and eBook technology available to us, it has made the process of self-publishing available to anyone and everyone. And there does not have to be huge upfront costs either. However, there are certain steps to self-publishing that you need to know.

We have been publishing books since 2008 and want to

Overview

Self-publishing books has never been easier. With print on demand and eBook technology available to us, it has made the process of self-publishing available to anyone and everyone. And there does not have to be huge upfront costs either. However, there are certain steps to self-publishing that you need to know.

We have been publishing books since 2008 and want to share what we have learned with you. In this book we cover everything from the different companies and costs, to copyright information and book design.

You will learn how to:

- Build a foundation for publishing success
- Self-publish your book in multiple formats
- Make other publishing decisions
- And more!

We invite you to come with us and take a walk through the step-by-step process to getting your book self-published. After all, if you can dream it, you can do it!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780692213353
Publisher:
Body and Soul Publishing
Publication date:
05/05/2014
Pages:
168
Sales rank:
793,326
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.36(d)
Age Range:
1 - 17 Years

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Meet the Author

Shelley Hitz is an entrepreneur, speaker, author and consultant to individuals, organizations and small businesses who want to multiply their impact through self publishing.

And she teaches from personal experience. Over a two year span, while working full-time, she published five books, multiple audio CDs, authored two websites that attract thousands of visitors each month, and created multiple products that she sells through her website and at her speaking engagements.

Her website, Self-Publishing-Coach.com, offers free book templates, articles, newsletter, tele-classes, special reports, e-books, webinars, podcasts, videos and other resources to help you get self published!

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Self-Publishing Books 101: A Step-by-Step Guide to Publishing Your Book in Multiple Formats 3.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great little book full of much needed information!
inkcream More than 1 year ago
offers some useful ideas such as adwords, keywords and social media but nothing mind blowing that I haven't read anywhere else.
ReadersFavorite More than 1 year ago
Reviewed by Suzanne Cowles for Readers' Favorite Self-Publishing Books 101: A Step-by-Step Guide to Publishing Your Book in Multiple Formats by Shelley Hitz and Heather Hart is a systematic guide to self-publishing for the beginner. Written in three logical parts, the authors explore where to start, the differences between indie/vanity/traditional press, how to write a book and the importance of craft, manuscript software, types of editing, marketing platforms, book formats, titles, cover design, the synopsis blurb, book reviews, book printers, retailers, ISBNs, DRM, audio books, translations and social media advertising. Follow author Shelley Hitz and marketer Heather Hart’s passion to help others by detailing their own personal experiences and avoid expensive pitfalls. Learn gems of information in simple steps to self-publishing, and it's great for beginners. Countless additional resources, links and suggestions take the mystery out of starting a business. If you ever wondered about self-publishing or dreamed of writing a book, then this handy manual will start you off on the right foot. The recent changes in the publishing industry have opened up a world to any author. Online powerhouses such as Amazon and reader enthusiasts at Goodreads can propel a book in a sea of millions. I found Hitz and Hart’s advice to be solid and was in line with my own experiences in the industry. I especially appreciated their focus on doing things for less cost, as there are countless companies eager to sell author marketing with little results in sales. Shelley Hitz and Heather Hart in Self-Publishing Books 101: A Step-by-Step Guide to Publishing Your Book in Multiple Formats will help you avoid the predators and enjoy the success and gratification of doing it yourself.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great book. Easy to understand.