How to Make a Self-Published Book Cover?

Answer When readers are shopping for a book--whether online or in a brick-and-mortar store--the first thing that captures their attention is the cover. Self-published books are notorious for covers that a... Read More »

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How to Get a Self Published Book Into Bookstores?

If you're one of many authors who have self-published a book and you want to get that book into bookstores, have a plan and persevere. While it may not turn into a bestseller, you will have the sat... Read More »

Is a bar code needed for self-published book?

If you plan to sell your book through traditional channels--such as bookstores, drug stores or grocery stores--a bar code is needed. You will need either an ISBN or UPC bar code. Selling books thro... Read More »

How to Gain Attention for a Self Published Book?

Self publishing is on the rise and many people are bypassing the traditional route of seeking the affirmation of publication worthiness via commercial publishers and are striking out on their own, ... Read More »

Does a self published book require an ISBN?

There is no existing law in most countries that require a self-published book, or any book, to have an International Standard Book Number (ISBN). However, the organization that coordinates ISBNs, t... Read More »