Resources for Authors who are Self-Publishing
Self-publishing can seem like a great idea at first but it can get pretty daunting. Here are a few links/resources to the websites that can help you on your way.
Here is an assortment of resources and links to useful websites and links to make the self-publishing process easier.
Here is the link to purchase ISBN #s, if you plan on doing an itunes ebook it’s better to purchase 10 as you’ll need one dedicated to itunes.
Open and account with createspace for printing on demand.
Amazon charges 55% commission for selling your book.
Goodreads can be helpful for social networking.
Link to set up your e-book on itunes.
Publishing your e-book on Barnes and Noble.
DRM explained…When making your ebook available on Barnes & Noble, Amazon and itunes, you have to decide if you want to go with DRM or not. Click the link for an explanation to make it clearer.
Here are a few links to Marketing your books without a Publisher, Joan Stewart, a PR mentor aka The Publicity Hound has put these videos and posts together that are quite helpful!