what is an ISBN

An ISBN (International Standard Book Number) is a unique identifier for books, similar to a social security number for people. ISBN helps to track and catalog books throughout the publishing process. If you are self-publishing your book, you will need to obtain an ISBN from either the publisher or an ISBN agency. In this blog […]

eBook cover sells

It is no secret that the ebook industry is booming. According to a report by the Pew Research Center, as of January 2017, “27% of Americans ages 16 and older say they have read an ebook in the past year, up from 17% in 2015.” With this increasing popularity, it is important for content creators […]

Book sells on Amazon

The short answer is, it depends. While there are general industry trends and averages that can give you a ballpark idea, the amount of money you make from self-publishing on Amazon will ultimately come down to a number of factors, including the quality of your book, the genre in which you’re writing, and of course, […]

writing eBook

Writing an ebook can be a great way to share your knowledge and expertise with a wide audience. But before you take the plunge, it’s important to weigh the pros and cons to see if it’s the right move for you. Here are some things to consider before writing an ebook.   What is an […]

What Sells Best - Fiction or Non-Fiction?

You’ve written a book and you’re ready to self-publish. The next step is to choose what category your book will fall into, fiction or non-fiction. But which one sells better? The answer may surprise you. According to Bowker’s annual “Bookstats” report, self-published books are growing at a rate of 300% per year. In 2012, 391,000 […]

book publish without money

So you want to publish a book, but you don’t have any money. Is it even possible to do so? Absolutely! There are a number of ways to publish without spending any money at all. Here are a few options for you to consider. There are many ways to publish a book without spending any […]

self publishing

Self publishing a book can be an incredibly rewarding experience, but it’s important to know what you’re getting into before you start. This process can be daunting, but with the right tools and advice, it can be a breeze. You’ll need to create an account with a self publishing platform, choose your book’s dimensions and […]

promote your book

Publicity is the process of getting information about your book out to people who might be interested in buying or reading it. There are many ways to promote a book, and the most effective approach depends on what your goals are. Some general tips for promoting a book include creating an online profile that includes […]

Public Speaking for authors

Introduction: There is a skill that is becoming more in demand with the passage of time; the skill called public speaking. We are all aware that public speaking is a skill that is considered to be an important, essential and beneficial one in the professional world. All the organizations and businesses around the world prefer […]

social media appearance for writers

Social Media Appearance  No matter if you are entering the world of writing and wondering where to start, or you are a professional, as a writer, you should have a social media presence. Many young writers and those who are late bloomers believe that they don’t have a portfolio or anything to offer to the […]