Self-Publishing – ISBN and Barcodes

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ISBN I mentioned in the previous article in this series that you would need an ISBN number. You’ll actually need one for each version of your book – hardcover, paperback and eBook. Some self-publishing services will provide ISBN numbers for you, but as they are assigned to publishing houses this will likely have an impact on the listed publisher of your book. CreateSpace provided ISBNRead Now

Self-Publishing Options and Recommendation

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Self-Publishing Options and the Writington Recommendation There are three basic self-publishing options available for bringing your book to market. Each has various nuances, but the high-level view: Do EVERYTHING It can be a learning curve, but it is enormously rewarding. Do as many things yourself as you wish, or are able to, and outsource the rest to third parties as necessary. Pay a specialist companyRead Now

Self-Publishing – How to Publish (Printing)

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Printing Options When it comes to printing your book, you have two options: Traditional Printing Print on demand (POD) My recommendation is print on demand, for the following reasons: No upfront costs, just provide your print-ready files and go. There is little difference between a print on demand book and a traditionally printed book. CreateSpace do add their own barcode and ‘printed by’ message onRead Now

Self-Publishing 101

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You’ve written a book! Cool! But what’s next? Writington is here for you. We’ve got good news and bad news – the bad news is we’ve got a way to go before your masterpiece is available to the world, but the good news is the hardest part was writing your book… and you’re here because you’re looking at self-publishing, right? OK. Up until around 10Read Now