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:
Tapas – A Serial Publishing Platform That Earns Money for Indie Creators via Jane Friedman
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:
Huffington Post Legal Issues in Self Publishing What Authors Need To Know
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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