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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.

Paperback Distribution: Createspace vs. Lightning Source

Terri Giuliano Long | Posted 05.06.2013 | Books
Terri Giuliano Long

While some services overlap, each company has its strengths and weaknesses. Which is preferable depends largely on the needs and objectives of the author. The information here should help you decide which service would be better for you.

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.

Making E-books Is Harder Than It Looks

Andrew Zack | Posted 08.20.2012 | Books
Andrew Zack

As the Department of Justice faces off with the major publishers and Apple, I want to offer up a simple statement that likely contradicts what most readers believe: Making e-books is harder than it looks.

How Will We Read? The Book Makers

C. M. Rubin | Posted 02.20.2012 | Books
C. M. Rubin

The publisher delivers a single file. With that file, Ingram Content Group will deliver the content globally in a variety of ways, whether as a printed book or as a digital file which will ultimately create books for every digital platform around the world.

Going Indie: From Screenwriter to Publisher

Hoyt Hilsman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Hoyt Hilsman

For now I am enjoying the freedom -- and rewards -- of being my own publisher. And I am looking forward to the prospect of publishing the next book in my series of thrillers early next year.