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  • From manuscript to book… How?

    Posted on October 18, 2018 by in blog

    Publishing Your Book

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  • Do you want to convert your Word doc to a Kindle book?

    Posted on October 17, 2018 by in blog

    How to Format Your Book for Kindle Using Microsoft Word in 6 Easy Steps

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  • How Do I Calculate the Page Count for My Published Book?

    Posted on May 12, 2017 by in blog

    A couple simple formulas to estimate the page count of your soon to be published book— For a 5.5″ x 8.5″ book: Manuscript word count divided by 390 = the page count of the finished book Example: 85,000 words divided by 390 = 218 pages For a 6″ x 9″ book: Manuscript word count divided […]

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    What About ISBNs

    Posted on December 11, 2016 by in blog

    From:  MyIdentifiers.com, where you, as a self- or independent publisher will purchase the ISBNs for your books. ISBN FAQs Publication Formats, Reprints, Editions, etc. What’s the difference between a reprint and a new edition? If a second edition has the same title as the first, does it keep the same ISBN? How are ISBNs assigned […]

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    PLAN FOR SUCCESS

    Posted on August 25, 2016 by in blog

    TIPS FOR FICTION WRITERS PREPARING FILES FOR PRINT-ON-DEMAND OR EBOOK SALES You should have at least three novels (50,000+ words) either already written or planned to be published to maximize your chances of earning a full-time income. At least three of your books should be in the same genre (even as a series) so you […]

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