Nikki’s Blog

Your book instantly gives you authority and credibility in your local market.

Your book instantly gives you authority and credibility in your local market. It’s all based on people’s perceptions. Basically, if someone has written a book on a subject, that automatically makes them an expert on that subject, in the eyes of most people. It doesn’t matter that you are already an expert – it doesn’t matter that you have been …

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Two Ways To Publish Your Book – Publisher and Self Publishing

There are 2 ways you can publish your book:   Get a ‘book deal’. This is not going to be our preferred option. For a start, it can be very difficult to get a book deal, even if all you want to be is a writer. It doesn’t matter how well you write, it doesn’t matter how relevant and current …

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Upload eBook to Sales Distribution Channels & Set Price

  Once your eBook files are all created, polished, converted and up to standards, it’s time to go ahead and take the biggest, scariest step that you’re going to take when self-publishing your story. That’s right. It’s time to submit it to sites like Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Smashwords, Lulu and tons of others, if you so desire. Print-on-Demand Companies …

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Graphic Design on a Shoestring Budget

. One option you always have is to use one of the print-on-demand or self-publishing services you plan on publishing through. A couple examples are CreateSpace and Lulu, both of which offer professional cover design services. My biggest problem with graphic design services offered by big sites like these is the huge difference in price. If you would rather not spend …

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Design A High Quality Art Cover For Your Book

Whether foolish or not, we all judge books by their covers. Silly as that may be, we do. For this reason, it’s imperative that your eBook be sporting an eye-catching and attractive cover design. If you are serious about giving your story a real chance, do not ignore or neglect the importance of this step. You have several options when …

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