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

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 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

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

Some Interesting New Stats About the Publishing World

"...The rosy dawn of self-publishing is over – it’s now a serious business and we are in competition with traditional industry professionals who won’t necessarily play fair. They see themselves as the legitimate land-owners and ourselves as the barbarian hordes." Check out the full post at The Passive Voice.

To Self Publish

The decision to self-publish now seems obvious. However, with all the debate over how to successfully publish and market a book, it was really a very difficult decision to come to. On the one hand, there is and all its heft. Amazon and their eBook format is a relatively straight forward way to publish a … Continue reading To Self Publish