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How to Self-Publish an Ebook
27 Aug 2018

How to Self-Publish an Ebook

Ebooks are a quick and easy way for anyone with ambitions of becoming a self-published author to get their work out into the world. Here we’ll show you how to self-publish an ebook successfully, step by step. Fine tune your content Pick the right ebook format Make your ebook visible Set the price of your ebook Promote your ebook First things first, why should you...

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Behind the Book with Sylvie Lee
09 Aug 2018

Behind the Book with Sylvie Lee

When artist and designer Sylvie Lee began sketching the state flowers of America, it was simply a personal creative challenge to practice her drawing skills. Just a few months later, Sylvie’s botanical sketches have been transformed into a beautiful coloring book and set up for sale. We caught up with her to find out more about the journey from doodle to self-published coloring book. 1....

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3 Guidelines for Pricing Your Book to Sell
10 Jul 2018

3 Guidelines for Pricing Your Book to Sell

Pricing your book can be a little daunting. What’s too high? What’s too low? How do you know what to do? Here are a few terms to know and a few things to consider when you sell your books online. 1) Base Price: This is the non-negotiable cost of producing copies of your book. The first step when pricing your book is balancing cost and quality. What choices...

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How to Self-Publish a Poetry Book – 10 Steps
09 Jul 2018

How to Self-Publish a Poetry Book – 10 Steps

Last year, some of the best-selling books in the world were poetry books, created by Instagram Poets like Rupi Kaur, Atticus, Nayyirah Waheed, and Nikita Gill. These poets, whose work appears in visual form all over social media and garners hundreds of thousands of followers, often found success in choosing to self-publish poetry. This way, they controlled the look and feel of the finished product,...

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Sell Your Book on Amazon: Step-by-Step, Easy Setup
05 Jul 2018

Sell Your Book on Amazon: Step-by-Step, Easy Setup

Maybe you knew all along you were going to sell your book. But maybe, after you’ve printed your book and passed it around, you’re surprised to hear so many people say, “This is great! Where can I get a copy? Can I buy it on Amazon?” Whether you had considered selling it or not, you’ll want to be able to say, “Yes, just search for my...

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How to Publish a Children’s Book of Your Own
22 Jun 2018

How to Publish a Children’s Book of Your Own

The children’s book you create may be the one that starts a young person on his or her lifelong love affair with books. The best children’s books have a powerful ability to shape how we see the world for the rest of our lives. They teach us empathy, a passion for discovery, and the pleasure of learning.  Most of us can remember at least one...

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