Nikki’s Blog

The Components Of A Good Book

A good book has the following:  Three dimensional, believable characters  A conflict  A climax  A resolution to the conflict You need to have some sort of conflict in the book that is presented right from the start. The conflict must be resolved by the ending of the book. This does not mean that your book has …

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Options For Uploading Your Files To Become A Book

When you upload the interior files of your book, they are  actual ‘pages’. There are two options, one is to have CreateSpace help you with the formatting, the other is to up-load a print ready PDF yourself. It’s often hard to decide which way to go – unless you are an expert at formatting for CreateSpace, it can be tricky …

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What is an ISBN number?

An ISBN is the identifying number for all published books. And even if you only ever plan to store books at home and hand them out, you still need one. There are plenty of help pages on ISBNs on the CreateSpace page, but for now I would advise you to choose the free ISBN, you’ll still retain all rights to …

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How To Publish A Book

This is where you get to turn your ordinary word file into a real live paper-and-ink book you can hand out to prospects. The master marketers at Amazon have provided you with a fantastic platform where you can create and publish your book. It’s called CreateSpace. 1. Go to http://CreateSpace.com. Register for a free account and log in. You should …

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How Your Book Generates Income For You For Years

Your book can generate new business for you for years, even decades – I’ve got an old copy of a book called “Stay Alive All Your Life” by Norman Vincent Peale, a motivational speaker, it’s a good book, I refer to it now and then and I’ve had it for a while. The thing is…it was printed in 1957. As …

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