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Self Publish Weekend

Learn how to self publish this weekend

Topics: General Business
Cost: $99 Per Course


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BOOK! BOOK! POW! The Self Publish Weekend is an online course that will teach you in one weekend, how to self publish a book.For the latest information, head on over to our blog What do I get?If you're looking to get a big fat advance from a publisher before you write your book, then this course isn't for you.If you just want to write a book and let someone else handle all of the other stuff, then this course isn't for you either. Stop reading now and take your manuscript to a literary agent and see what they say.But...This course is for you if have an idea for a book and want to be shown step by step, how to take a few scrappy notes of paper and turn them into a self published book. Your book will be sold in a range of formats and distributed via platforms such as;Kindle iPad Nook Kobo Amazon Barnes & Noble Google Books iBookstore What will I learn?Most people get paralysed trying to write and publish a book because they get "overwhelmed" with how much they have to do. This course will show you step by step, how to do the following:Refine your idea for a bookValidate your audience - Who are they? Where are they? Will they pay?Writing draftsProtecting your book (Copyrights)Checking for accuracyCover work (Literally judging books by covers)Creating a website (Mobile & Web)Testing for effectiveness - Titles, Cover work, Chapter Titles etcGetting reviews/quotesGhetto self publishing using Google DocumentsMulti platform eBook publishing (iPad, Nook, Kindle etc)Registering International Standard Book Number (ISBN)Retail Distribution channels (Amazon, iBook store, Barnes & Noble, Waterstones, The Book Depository etc)Online marketing (Google & Facebook advertising)Creating a community using social mediaThis course will hold your hand all the way through the process, step by step. From complete beginner with an idea for a book, to getting royalty payments each month into your bank account from book sales - This course has it all. Try out the first 3 sessions FREE


  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Large Class
  • Instructor: Andrew Pyle
  • Cost: $99 Per Course
  • Institution: Udemy
  • Topics: General Business

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