eBook Author Success Guide DJVU Steve Bareham The Fine Anytime
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|Language of Ebook: English||Date of Publication: June 29th 2012 by Summa Publishing (first published June 26th 2012)|
|Stars Rating: 4.00 of 5 stars|
|Book Tags: Language, Writing, Non Fiction||Original Title: -|
THERE ARE MILLIONS OF BOOKS ON AMAZON TO SUCCEED, YOU MUST GET FOUND...AFFORDABLY! There are dozens of titles about how to self publish an ebook. This one is different. It's much more than cyberpixels on a screen, it's the collective wisdom of dozens of people serving you practical information in a variety of formats: text, video, blogs, websites, audio, a real multi-media THERE ARE MILLIONS OF BOOKS ON AMAZON TO SUCCEED, YOU MUST GET FOUND...AFFORDABLY! There are dozens of titles about how to self publish an ebook. This one is different. It's much more than cyberpixels on a screen, it's the collective wisdom of dozens of people serving you practical information in a variety of formats: text, video, blogs, websites, audio, a real multi-media experience that makes information assimilation more enjoyable and comprehensive. You will net dozens of ways to "get found." Most are free. eBook self publishing is hot and still an infant. There are advantages to being in on the ground floor, but it's still not easy to crack the rankings barrier. Do you want to self publish an ebook to share your ideas with the world, or just with family and friends? In either case, you can produce a professionally-designed ebook such as you see in this book's preview....and FOR FREE! Amazon charges nothing to upload a book, and the software provided for formatting ebooks is dead easy. This ebook was formatted and uploaded in less than two hours. If you want to make money self publishing eBooks, writing it is only half the battle. What you need are strategies and information to take the mystery and worry out of epublishing and ebook marketing. This book will save time and help you make money with page after page of good ideas researched and written by someone who has been in the publishing business for three decades and who has published six eBooks online this year. This self publishing guide for eBook authors details dozens of tasks that eBook authors should do, and it's illustrated with photos and Internet links to videos and websites so it's a multi-media experience -- another big plus of eBooks. You get information on all of the following, and each is crucial to epublishing success: How the information revolution can benefit ebook authors: it's only just begun! Why another book on epublishing? Because there's new information worth knowing. Product life cycle of ebooks, we're in the growth stage so get onboard but do it right. BONUS: Must-know indie author tips: just these dozen are worth the price of admission Getting down to ebook business: there's a hundred things to know so let's get started. Research--is your ebook wanted/needed? You gotta know this! What fiction readers want: fiction's tough, so be smart with targeting and tagging What nonfiction readers want: easier to target, but there are right's and wrong's. Marketing your eBook with the 12 P's: comprehensive toolkit. eBook cover design, contract out or do your own? The great debate -- what to charge for your self published ebook? Hit the sweetspot. Where to sell your eBook: there are only about a dozen to worry about. Whether or not to employ an eBook aggregator: two ways to go, both free and no royalties. Organizing your eBook contents: hit prospective buyers with "sell" buttons from the start. The ebook sales story: your ultimate weapon Create a YouTube video for your ebook Build a self publishing website that works Search engine optimization [SEO] so people can find your ebook Start a weblog (blog) to promote your ebook Use ebook sample chapters to boost sales: these are ads, make use of them. Consider an audio book to bring your ebook to auditory life Use social networks: drive traffic to your site. I'm not a big fan, but you may have more "friends" who will actually buy eBook review bloggers & free coverage: this is gold and likely the best use of your time. Writing well will sell more ebooks: lots of not-so-good books out there. Writing is a craft that deserves study and practice. Creativity -- associative & random word techniques: get your juices going. People judge us on the way we write: you want 5 star ratings, so don't lose them to bad punctuation and grammar. The editing sweeps: the brain is unifunctional: you won't see this anywhere else. Avoid plagiarism -- document & paraphrase: sounds boring, but it's a legal lifesaver
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