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Don’t Give Up Your Publishing Dream. Hold On It’s Coming.

Don’t Give Up Your Publishing Dream. Hold On It’s Coming. There was a time, not that long ago when I thought I would never publish a book. I wanted to write as a teenager, but I had to go to college. I wanted writing to be my college major, but I needed to make a …

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Self-Publishing:Deadlines Are Key To Your Success

know of several writers who have been working on their books for years; one for more than 12 years. I wrote my book in much less time. One reason was that I took a book writing and publishing course offered by Chandler Bolt’s Self-Publishing School (SPS), that guided me through the process. This is the …

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Self-Publishing Sweat Equity is Not the Key

In self-publishing, the banker is the writer. The person financing all activities in one way or another is the writer. The person assuming all the financial risks is the writer. The writer has three choices: Reach into their pocket and pay to have all the required done others. Do all the work themselves Perform some …

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Self-Publishing Marketing. Distinguishing Yourself from the Crowd

How many Toni Crowe’s are there? As of today, when you search for Toni Crowe in Google, there are 1,216 Toni Crowes on the internet. One thousand two hundred and sixteen. The Toni Crowe that is me has written a book, NEVER A $7 Whore (live on Amazon on August 05, launching on August 08). …

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Self-Publishing: I’m not friendly, I’m an engineer

I’m not that friendly, I’m an engineer. When I started working on my new book I had no idea that I would need friends., lots of friends, for the marketing portion of my self-publishing book campaign. I’m an engineer, I’m not that friendly. I am not a person who joins many of groups or networks. …

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Choose Carefully: 4 Definitions of Self-Publishing

Hummmm…I got it! Self-publishing where the writer does all the work Self-publishing with a custom publisher Self-publishing with a vanity publisher Self-publishing with a ghost writer Definitions The writer does all the work In self-publishing where the writer performs all the work, the writer performs all the work. The idea generation, the writing, the selling, and …

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6 Reasons to NOT Self-Publish Your Book

Although I have chosen to run wildly down the self-publishing path, there are several reasons why that path is not for everyone. Self-publishing sounds easy. You write the book, then publish the book. Sit back, drink coffee and let the fame and money roll in. I wish it was that easy. Self-publishing will take you …

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