Tag Archives: self-publish

How to Create an iTunes Connect Account

  I love publishing to the iBooks Store. Why? Well, one reason is that iBooks allows me to have control over my book seller’s account and book pricing in 52 countries. I can set books to FREE anytime I want without an exclusive contract. For more reasons why YOU should publish to iBooks, check out… Read More »

The First 3 Steps to Self-publishing A Book

I’ve written a book. Now what? A hopeful author, like yourself, has written a manuscript, wants to publish it, but doesn’t know where to start. You are ready and determined to reach your dream of self-publishing a book–YOUR book. I’ve written this post for you, if you are completely new to self-publishing and have no… Read More »

Find and Replace in Word: More Quick Tricks

In a recent post we looked at using the Find and Replace in Word feature to make your editing more productive. That post was focused on copyediting tasks. In this post, we’ll take a look at how to use the Find and Replace in Word feature to edit your book’s format using styles. Now, let’s back… Read More »

ISBN: Do I Need One to Self-publish?

If you’ve already dipped your toes into the pool of publishing, you’ve come across the option of whether or not to purchase an ISBN or whether to let a distributor such as CreateSpace or Smashwords assign an ISBN to your book. An International Standard Book Number, or ISBN, is a unique identifier for every book published.… Read More »

8 Places to Self-publish Besides Amazon

Are you planning to self-publish your books on Amazon’s Kindle Distribution  KDP? If so, you have good reason. Amazon is the leading book distributor in the United States and in many countries around the world. But why would you limit yourself to a U.S. book distributor? And why only self-publish with one book distributor when there… Read More »