May 16, 2019
Can You Make Money by Self-Publishing an E-book

Can You Make Money by Self-Publishing an E-book?

With the rise of self-publishing, anyone with a story to tell can become their own publisher and release their book to the world. Whether you’ve had an idea for a novel floating around your head, or you’re a psychologist looking to write a self-help book, self-publishing an e-book has never […]
December 31, 2018

CreateSpace to Kindle Direct Publishing: Issues and Troubleshooting

One of the biggest changes to hit the independent publishing industry in 2018 was CreateSpace wrapping things up and Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) taking its place. If you’re an indie author and you haven’t already made the CreateSpace-to-KDP switch, you’re probably looking to do so. And while Amazon has done […]
December 26, 2018
book editor

What Does a Book Editor Really Do?

  What Does a Book Editor Really Do? When it comes to completing a book, no writer should go it alone. A professional book editor can help you develop your ideas and polish your work. Moreover, they can help ensure your finished book is a high-quality, professional product ready for publishing. […]
December 24, 2018

How to Move from CreateSpace to KDP

How to Move from CreateSpace to KDP Well, it’s official. CreateSpace, Amazon’s well-regarded book editing, formatting, and print-on-demand publishing service, is no more. If you are one of the many authors who published via CreateSpace, the change might have come as a shock—or you might have seen the end coming. […]
December 18, 2018
What Is an ISBN Number For?

What Is an ISBN Number For?

What Is an ISBN Number For? Pretty much everything has a bar code these days—from chocolate to cheese to children’s books. A book’s bar code, however, is special because it’s an international standard book number (ISBN). So what is an ISBN number for? ISBNs Tell a Story Natalie Goldberg’s classic […]