Book Three of the Zero Cost Self Publishing Series is here!
Focused specifically on publishing your book using the Smashwords web services and tools.
Want to create an eBook for tablets, computers and Apple devices? This is the book for you.
Learn the secrets to publishing your book, how to do it all yourself, at absolutely no cost!
Please note that as this book is part of a series on self publishing there will be some areas of overlap across the books. However, every effort has been made to ensure the overlap is minimal, only where absolutely required, and each book contains everything you need for the specific area described.
Aimed specifically at the use of Smashwords tools and processes, this book provides a complete guide for publishing your manuscript to an eBook in the .epub format, creating a cover, setting your pricing and then distributing to multiple international markets, including Apple iBooks, Barnes & Noble, Kobo, library reader services and distribution outlets and others.
Best of all, Smashwords handles all the sales and shipping hassles while you sit back and collect 30% to 70% royalties on international sales of your book.
The processes are easy understand, easy to follow and there are absolutely no costs involved. When you're finished, your books will be available for sale and you will collect royalties on all sales.
You don't need an agent, nor do you pay any agent fees or service fees. If you have your book in Word format, you can be published within a couple of days, and be selling internationally within a week.
You choose which distributors to list with, from none for personal use memoirs, to all the major international resellers for novels, fiction, non-fiction, science fiction, romances, children's books, how-to books, cookbooks or any other type of book you've written.
This book provides you with everything you need to know to self-publish your book at no cost in today's publishing world, all laid out in an easy to follow workflow.
Buy it today, be published tomorrow!
Other books in the Zero Cost Self Publishing Series are focused specifically on other topics, including publishing to paperback on CreateSpace, to eBook on Kindle KDP, how to create your manuscript and format it professionally, how to manage photographs, how to use graphics tools and other publishing related subjects.
About the Author
Stephen started his career as a marine biologist, later switched to managing computer support and development teams, and is now a full time author and artist. He lives on the West Coast of Canada with his wife and one crazy cat. He has sixteen books currently available in both paperback and e-book formats, including two novels, two guides on Soapstone Carving, one on Stained Glass Art, three poetry books and multiple guides to various self-publishing topics. While currently working on a third novel he has at least five other books planned for the next few years. An artist for most of his life, he's worked in many mediums, from oil painting to blown glass. For the last 15 years he's focused on carving soapstone sculptures and writing. He can be reached via his web site at www.stephencnorton.com To purchase any of his books please go to his author pages at www.amazon.com/author/stephencnorton on Amazon and www.smashwords.com/profile/view/northwind on Smashwords. His books are also available on Apple iBooks, Barnes & Noble, Kobo and other resellers.