Publish, market, and sell your own e-bookHelps readers navigate the confusing, time-consuming, and often costly world of self-publishing an e-book
Provides both technical how-tos as well solid marketing advice on how to sell your e-book using Facebook, Twitter, Goodreads, and other social media sites
Covers essential technologies, such as Smashwords, iBooks Author, Amazon, Microsoft Word, Open Office, Calibre, WordPress, and E-junkie
Explores e-book devices, including Kindle, Kobo, Sony Reader, Nook, iPad, and other tablets
Delves into the nitty-gritty of e-book formats
Although creating an e-book seems fairly straightforward, it is not. You need to select and create a variety of formats that will be read on a variety of e-reader devices--and market and sell your book in a variety of ways. Before you take the plunge, get this practical guide. With clear instruction and sensible advice, it will help you navigate the often confusing, time-consuming, and costly world of self-publishing an e-book. The book gives you solid marketing tips for selling your e-book, including using blogging and social media and how to build an online platform. It also discusses key technologies you'll encounter, including Smashwords, iBooks Author, Amazon, Microsoft Word, Open Office, Calibre, WordPress, E-junkie, and others.
Before you self-publish your e-book, start first with Publishing eBooks For Dummies.
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Publisher: Wiley/For Dummies
Page Count (est.): 296
Pub Date: 8/27/2012