12 eBook Publishing Resources to Accelerate Your Progress
Every entrepreneur do-gooder has a personal brand, whether you know it or not. There’s few better ways to define your brand and build a deeper knowledge of your mission at the same time than to publish a book that will define help educate the public on why your cause needs a new solution.
Find Mostly Free and a Few Paid Tools and Resources To Get Published Fast-er
There are a bevy of excellent products available out there to make writing and publishing easier. A smart way to streamline your workflow is to stick to publishing tools available directly through Amazon. Check them out here.
It’s true that Createspace is laying off employees, & some services are confirmed as discontinued but you are still able to create an account and use the free Cover Creator, access consulting services. Learn more at the CreateSpace Help Page.
While Amazon Kindle tools offer all the nuts and bolts power you need to publish and optimize for their platform, when you need the best writing tool that integrates with Amazon and Kindle, this one is it. The favorite of the Pros.
Buy Scrivener at Amazon!
Do you need an open-source ebook reader and catalog database that isn’t Kindle? That’s part of the power of Calibre, but there’s more to it than that. But it’s also an ebook creation software. Otherwise, why would it be here?
Lulu is a John McCaffee level internet veteran. Founded in 2002, the publishing platform has changed with the times and is right up there with the best of them almost 20 years after it’s founding. Epub files ok!
Storyist is a decidedly Mac-centric ebook creation software with a similar price tag as Scrivener, the industry leader. The app is feature rich, perhaps too feature rich for some who use writing apps like these to get away from distractions and have a dedicated place to write.
Atavist seems to be a big thumbs up, as it is at once simple to access for a first time user and unfolds like a thousand petaled lotus for seasoned e-publishers.
The primary feature of FlipSnack is to build attractive virtual magazines for online interactive viewing. Problems include: price, limited documentation and confusing UI. But if you specifically need a sexy virtual magazine, this could be your tool.
A Kindle software application has just been re-released to the market … and it’s game changing!
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Here’s something a little different: Fundraising for writers. Do you think you have a book proposal that can open the wallets of investors? If you have the chops, Publishizer is the go to platform for aspiring authors.
Looking for an alternative ebook publishing site? Are you tired of selling exclusively through Amazon? Check out Kobo by Rakuten and open for yourself new revenue streams by being on this popular platform.
A guide to Kindle publishing and ebooks would not be complete without a course to help you navigate the competitive and complicated world of the successful ebook publishing business. Derek Murphy is one hell of a guide.
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