How long do I need to publish a book? How long does it take to publish a book? I get these questions all the time. The Book publishing timeline is going to vary depending on your project, so I’ll break it down by my recommendations for each type of project. As we say over and […]
“Remember to think of the cost of self-publishing as an investment, not a cost. [A book is] an asset that earns you money long-term.” – Joanna Penn The reality is, whether you’re going to DIY your book, work with freelancers to do the parts you don’t know how to do, work with a hybrid publisher, […]
Publishing through CreateSpace is hands down the fastest way to get your book on Amazon. But it’s not the only POD (Print on Demand) solution for indie authors, and it’s not going to help you get into indie bookstores, local retailers, and libraries. The way to get your books into THOSE locations is by publishing […]
ISBN locked? Don’t panic! Here are the steps for transferring your book from CreateSpace to IngramSpark.
What is Metadata? Simply put, it’s “data about data” and is essential to helping you sell your book online. Interestingly enough, metadata was originally used by libraries in card catalogs until the 1980s. Now it’s used to describe digital information. Using proper metadata is extremely important for authors to make sure their books can be […]