Self-publishing Tips For New Authors
Recently, I was asked by fellow blogger and friend Annika Perry how to fill in tax details for publishing on Kindle KDP. I messaged Annika the link below via twitter and this encouraged me to write this post to help others with some of the painstaking detail of self-publishing.
Here is the link :
KDP Tax interview:
I have been collecting many other links which might be useful to people considering self-publishing. Most of these are related to publishing on Amazon Kindle:
Size of artwork for books: http://www.wordhook.com/publishing/correct-ebook-cover-dimensions/
If you need to sign word documents this is useful:
To make a table of contents use bookmark, typing the titles of each chapter heading briefly without any spaces.
Further self publishing links:
Ways to earn money by publishing online serially:
How to embed fonts – this is only for paperback: http://www.pcworld.com/article/2984714/software-productivity/how-to-embed-fonts-in-word-documents-so-they-stay-even-if-you-send-the-file.html
How to schedule a free kindle kdp promotion: https://kdp.amazon.com/en_US/help/topic/A34IQ0W14ZKXM9
How to add kdp select:
How to do a kindle countdown deal:
How to add your details to Amazon Author Central. I made a bit of a mess of this to begin with, so this one is an important one to get right!
And the Creative Penn is an invaluable resource as are all the following links:
Oh, and ideas for marketing!!!
Please feel free to add further links and tips to the comment box below, many thanks.
Bye for now, hope I got my facts right!
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