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How to Self Publish

A Beginner's Guide to Self-Publishing and Marketing

Jennie Goutet | Posted 07.29.2014 | Books
Jennie Goutet

This is an abridged version of my Beginner's Guide to Self-Publishing and Marketing. For the more complete version, click here.

Self-Publishing: Here To Stay?

Posted 08.21.2013 | Books

By CL Bell for Indiereader: “That was back when the Internet was still some exotic pet kept in the corner of the publishing world – throw some...

Spreadsheets to Galleys: How to Budget Your Self-published Book

David Kudler | Posted 07.20.2013 | Books
David Kudler

Making those decisions in a vacuum is never a good idea -- it's too easy to waste time when you should have spent money or throw away money when a little time and effort would have done far more good. Hopefully this has helped you to approach these decisions a bit better prepared.

And Then What Happened?: Chapter 3 in My Self-Publishing Diaries

Julie Gerstenblatt | Posted 06.18.2013 | Books
Julie Gerstenblatt

Part of why I decided that I was a good candidate for self-publishing is that I have what is called a platform. Oh, that's one of the buzziest buzzwords around the self-pubbing world, your platform. Turns out that platform of mine is less of a high-dive springboard and more of a children's step-stool.

And Then What Happened? More of My Self-Publishing Diaries

Julie Gerstenblatt | Posted 02.25.2013 | Books
Julie Gerstenblatt

Do I ever doubt my decision to self-publish? Hell yeah. Just about every other Tuesday I wonder if I made the right choice.

How Amazon Saved My Life

| Posted 06.07.2012 | Books

By Jessica Park for indiereader.com I am an author. I still can’t get used to that title, but I suppose after having written seven books–fiv...

Laura Rowley

How She's Changing The World 'One Book At A Time'

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Rowley | Posted 02.23.2012 | Fifty

A little under a decade ago, Eileen Gittins was in her 40s and in need of a break. A former Kodak executive turned Silicon Valley CEO, she had run two...

The Conmen Of Self-Publishing

| Posted 01.12.2012 | Books

For IndieReader, by David Gaughran All the indications are that this is going to be another bumper year for self-publishing. However, the ever-incr...

Does Self Publishing Make It Too Easy?

Publishing Perspectives | Posted 09.24.2011 | Books

As author Bob Mayer discusses in today's feature story, digital self-publishing has shortened the distance between reader and writer, both literally, ...

Tough Love: Things No One Is Brave Enough to Tell Self-Published Authors -- Part 2

M.J. Rose | Posted 07.19.2011 | Books
M.J. Rose

Writing may be an art, but publishing is a business. And once your book is finished, you essentially need to trade your writer's" identity for that of a "publisher."