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Acked with resources and ptions for self publishers I have heard Ms King speak several times at the San Francisco Writers Conference and have absolutely no doubt that she knows her stuffEarly in the book there is a prompt for authors to consider whether they are prepared to support their book financially r whether they re actually hoping it will support them I particularly liked this The list f costs and business necessities is a little daunting but it s better to be aware On Riemanns Theory of Algebraic Functions and Their Integrals of the likely costsf publishing in advance rather than during the processIdeally I would have tried some Achtung ... U-Boats Passing: A Saga of War at Sea (Vol. 2) of the new to me vendors suggested in this book before reviewing it I haven t had chance to do so but am than happy with my long listf Achtung Schweinehund!: A Boy's Own Story of Imaginary Combat options to investigate It would be my personal preference that the author not be an affiliate for somef the services she recommends but I do understand that s a necessity Dugout: The Zombie Steals Home of making a livingnline these daysFor authors utside the USA know that most f the content will apply and be useful to you however there are necessarily a few parts which may not In my pinion you ll still get plenty f value from this bookI received a free e book in return for my honest review Due to the e book format there were a few places where I would have loved some flowcharts tables r ther visual guidance but I assume this was not possible in this format Another reviewer made a useful point that boot camp might imply a structured process whereas this book does lean to laying Screwball Television: Critical Perspectives on Gilmore Girls out yourptions and then leaving you to discern and decide what is best for your individual situation and publishing goals Overall this is an excellent resource If you are considering self publishing Ya Gotta Believe!: My Roller-Coaster Life as a Screwball Pitcher and Part-Time father, and My Hope-Filled Fight Against Brain Cancer or have already self published but would like to improve your knowledge I warmly recommend it This guide for self publishers isne Night's Pawn of a kind Itffers so much practical advice how to find a cover designer how to connect with potential readers how to beta publish and what that means what is metadata how to use ads and promotional tools what is the difference between a copy editor and a content editor how to Firing the First Elder (Pioneers in the Pulpit Book 2) organize a successful book launch and much much The guide is amazingly comprehensive but than that the author s style is inclusive and chatty so that reading it feels as though you re having coffee with your very knowledgeable friend A guide like this could feelverwhelming but it does not As I read it I felt that I was in the hands f an expert teacher who believed in meEven if you don t need to know everything in this guide for your project it s a great reference guide And both the experienced and newbie self publisher will learn something new and useful If you are thinking f publishing your work this will save you a lot f money and time and headaches as King shows you how to avoid common pitfallsIt s a must have I ve just launched my first self published book The Self Pub Boot camp for Authors was never ut The Secret Child of sight It s fullf valuable information presented in a methodical easy to understand style Self publishing Started Japanese Schoolgirl Inferno: Tokyo Teen Fashion Subculture Handbook on the publishing path that's right for your if you need to start ver it’ll help you back ut f a process that is not working If you're not doing it yourself you'll learn enough to hire and guide a book producer r a team f professionalsTopics include choosing the right tools for book creation and distribution running your publishing business author brand and platform social media marketing and traditional promotion hybrid publishing with trusted partners attracting an agent and a traditional publishing deal raising money for your book sales and distribution metadata SEO and book discovery in and all the nline retailers selling in brick and mor.
Carla King s Self Publishing Boot Camp Guide for Authors is a wild ride Ms King s vast expertise is evident in this highly accessible and comprehensive account Death by Inferior Design of everything and I do mean everything you need to know about the ins anduts and dos and don ts f going indie At the end I felt empowered with than enough f the right information and tools to confidently and successfully self publish Ms King has saved us all a lot Hitler's Northern War: The Luftwaffe's Ill-Fated Campaign, 1940-1945 of time and money by thoroughly researching allf these products companies and methods so that we may avoid the pitfalls that thers have endured Indeed a most useful resource I already wned King s 3rd edition f Self Publishing Boot Camp Guide for Independent Authors but so much has changed in the world f self publishing since the last publication even in the last year that I knew I needed the update King does not disappoint I should note that I was a beta reader for King s 4th Edition which not A Philosophy of Cinematic Art only gave me an early preview but taught me a lot about the processf using beta readers in the self publishing process so that was a plusOh and a LOT has been revamped King does not tweak a few links as some authors might have done She even maintains a free resource list accessible to readers for all the many many tools and services that change between editionsKing looks at all the possible categories The Potato Hack: Weight Loss Simplified of what a self publisher in King s guide is an excellent and well writtenverview White House Years (Henry Kissingers Memoirs of self publishing with these standouts the specific recommendations for various tools and services the honest evaluationsf services and warnings about some and the brief but heartfelt suggestions for how to go about self publishing and particularly marketing I found the discussions light n detail particularly n how to though there are lots Scab of links to detailed analyses and books and websites It s reallyf a travel guide to the subject than a detailed how to book That said I ve used far worse travel guides It also has a bias toward non fiction a lot In a World Created by a Drunken God of the materialnly applies to that genre and it really needs to discuss the differences between fiction and non fiction self publishing in the separate sections Finally it is very light Indo No Kao on strategy particularly marketing strategy a lotf lists f things like plan your strategy but no detail n what works and what doesn t for uniue kinds Giant Peach Yodel of publications The book and its accompanying website are a must read for self publishers but expect to explore furthern your Sinai and Zion ownnce the plane lands and you figure ut the roads and trails I ve been using Carla King s Self Publishing Boot Camp Guides for Authors since they were first published and have just used it to publish my third book Carla walks you through everything you need to know in a methodical and makes what could be an verwhelming process rganized and manageable Even the way she presents it is calming and inspiring You know the resources are vetted and credible and the Guide is full f them A must for indie authors f any genre very succinct and easy to use road map This book is Carla King’s self publishing books have been the go to guides for authors since 2010 This new edition has been already been downloaded by tens f thousands Iniquity of authors to help them in their indie author journey In it she curates a listf affordable tools and services you can trust and warns you against companies with expensive fees who prey n authors eager to publishWhether you're writing fiction nonfiction r creating a full color book you'll learn how to produce it in print and all the popular ebook formats with technology that does most f the work for you This guide is a thorough but friendly tour f the process with to do and checklists lists to get you.
Arries a steep learning curve and it s hard to know where to turn for advice Now I know to turn to this guide and I highly recommend it and her website for Annual Report of the Officers of the Town of Holderness, N. H: Year Ending January 31, 1937 (Classic Reprint) others Self Publishing Boot Camp Guide For Authors is a total all encompassing titlef what this book contains It is a formidable arsenal Gardening with Shape, Line and Texture: A Plant Design Sourcebook of tools and information for every author who wants to be credible honest and do everything the right way in the appropriaterder This is not for those who want to rush the process r aren t willing to invest the time and money in themselves and their product It is a book for those who want to self publish traditionally publish r a little Livin' de Life of both Carla King is the founderf Self Pub Boot Camp an educational series The Amazing Dreams of Andrew Latter of books workshops andnline courses to help authors self publish successfully She is also an adventure travel writer web expert and pro blogger who has been self publishing since 1995Carla doesn t leave anything Culture is the Body: The Theatre Writings of Tadashi Suzuki out for you to guess at Allf your uestions the who why what where and how are answered including links to learn Cognitive Science: An Introduction to the Study of Mind or subscribe for information tools and help For instance how to figureut which category themes and keywords similar books are shelved in When to know that you have enough drafts Why a writing group can help Who do you want to write for What are your goalsOne The Legend of Joaquin Murrieta of my favorite parts that really brings it all together is The Book Launch Checklist Authors are taken by the hand and told what to do from the six months before they publish their book the steps they need to be taking each month to the last month then down to the weekf the launch and afterward Using this guide is like looking at the top f the mountain and then learning how to get there with step by step instruction until you have accomplished your journey If you are a writer and are looking for advice this is the book that will take care f all your needs The tools and resources provided at the end f the book are 100x worth the price I highly recommend this Choose your format and press the Buy Now With One Click ButtonYou will find it to be an invaluable resource I ve been using Carla King s Self Publishing Bootcamp books since her first edition eight years ago She covers everything from the importance f producing uality material all the way through publishing distribution and marketing She provides an annotated list f resources for every step f the way and free updates if you provide your email Especially with the demise f CreateSpace this new edition is a critical addition to my library as I edit format and guide ther authors through self publication I ll be re reading the sections Dicmatized 2: Bitter Sweet Revenge on distribution and marketing before my next book goesut If you re a first timer this book will help you avoid costly mistakes If you re an Martian Science Fiction: Scifi Novellas Set on Mars old hand at self publishing the updates will keep you current with minimal effort Full disclosure I volunteered as a beta reader for this edition in exchange for a free early copy There were a few glitches which she corrected after getting feedback just as she advises us to do. Tar bookstores and libraries formatting and conversion EPUB format and MOBI for Kindle and creating a full color fixed layout book for the new tablet readers printing mailing lists websites and blogsIf you can’t find the answer in her book Carla replies to uestions very uickly via email The newr clarified information goes in the next update This is why her Self Pub Boot Camp series The Witches Ball of books and workshops have been so successful She is committed to providing access to information to ease the self publishing journeyThe pre release versionf this guide was downloaded tens Saving Charmaine: A Heaton Family Friends Series Book of thousandsf times by authors eager to jump into the self publishing journey Join the.
(Self Publishing Boot Camp Guide for Authors 3rd Edition) PDF FREE ↠ Carla King
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Carla King is an adventure travel author and self publishing coach Her books include American Borders China Road the Self Publishing Boot Camp Guide for Authors and A Consumer's Guide for Self Publishers Her writing has been published in Wild Writing Women Stories of World Travel Travelers Tales anthologies and In Search of Adventure Her book American Borders is the first in a series of