Publishing in Word 2016

Microsoft Word 2016 In 90 Pages is a concise, relevant guide with targeted, step-by-step instructions for achieving the results you want for your documents. But did you also know that Word 2016 was the software used to write, layout, and publish Microsoft Word 2016 In 90 Pages? The cover was also created using Word 2016. Only … Continue reading Publishing in Word 2016

Choosing Keywords

Keywords are those all important phrases used in a search. For the sake of this post, the discussion will focus on an online search, as opposed to a local database query, and more specifically, an Amazon search, as opposed to a general search engine query. Why the interest in keywords? Because they help determine a book's discoverability. If you've … Continue reading Choosing Keywords

Why I Gave Away Nearly 900 Copies of THREADS

I recently did a KDP Select Free Book Promotion for my novel THREADS. Readers downloaded nearly 900 Kindle copies! What an exciting five days. At one point THREADS reached #1 in free books for time travel. I couldn't have been happier with the outcome of this promotion. I've read much on the debate to give away or … Continue reading Why I Gave Away Nearly 900 Copies of THREADS

Bringing Self-Publishing to the Masses

A Guide to Self-Publishing for CreateSpace On-Demand and Kindle eBook is now available at my eStore! Both the paperback and eBook will also be available on Amazon.com within the next 24 hours. The goal was to bring self-publishing to the masses. A book for every author entrepreneur, A Guide to Self-Publishing covers author platform through book … Continue reading Bringing Self-Publishing to the Masses

What I Learned From Writing A Guide to Self-Publishing

A Guide to Self-Publishing for CreateSpace On-Demand and Kindle eBook will be available next week. In the development of this book, I practiced what I preached, so to speak. I worked on my author platform, tweeting and posting--though not as much as I wanted to, I created my book cover in Microsoft Word, and I authored, … Continue reading What I Learned From Writing A Guide to Self-Publishing

A Guide to Self-Publishing

I've taken a break from my next work of fiction to write A Guide to Self-Publishing for CreateSpace On-Demand and Kindle eBook. I've drawn from my 17 years of experience as Director of Development for an educational publisher, my teaching experience, my own self-publishing experience, and my general need for a book that I can refer to … Continue reading A Guide to Self-Publishing