LEARN TO WRITE AND SELF-PUBLISH YOUR BOOKS
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LEARN TO WRITE AND SELF-PUBLISH YOUR BOOKS

Self -publishing
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6 students enrolled
Created by Deborah Bowers
Last updated 5/2019
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This course includes
  • 33 mins on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • How to write and self-publish books
  • How to choose a title & subtitle for your book
  • How to determine the size of your book. get a professional cover designed for your book
  • Designing your Book Cover
  • Setting out your Book
  • Creating your Manuscript in 2 days
  • Formatting,Type-setting & Proof-reading
  • Getting on Amazon, Kindle & Audio books. Getting Into Stores
  • Bonus: Support & Testimonials
Requirements
  • There are no prerequisites
Description

On this course you will learn how to write and self- publish your books in just 2 to 3 days. Writing a book need not take your lifetime if you apply the techniques which are being taught here. My goal to give you all the knowledge you need to enable you to see your book in print in the shortest time possible, whilst at the same time ensuring a professional result.

You are guaranteed to succeed if you follow the steps which I have set out. All you need to is listen, learn and apply. My only request is that once you have succeeded, you take a moment to provide some feedback. I look forward to seeing your book in print.

Who this course is for:
  • Creative writers
  • write your book
  • How to write a book
  • Book writing
  • self -publishing
  • How to get on Amazon
  • How to create an ebook
  • How to create an audio book
Course content
Expand all 10 lectures 32:34
+ Introduction
2 lectures 06:46

At the end of this lecture you will be able to assess what you will learn during this course.

The aim of this course is to equip you with the knowledge you need to enable you to write and publish your books.

Preview 01:33

By the end of this lesson you will know how to choose a title for your book which captures the imagination of your reader and promotes your book. The four simple rules which you can follow to get your title right. You will also learn the "rule of thumb" when choosing a subtitle. You should find it easier to decide upon the best title for your book by the end of this lesson.

Preview 05:13
+ Determining your Book Size, Design & Cover
2 lectures 03:13

At the end of this lesson you will be able to decide upon the best size for your book. The size you should use depends on wether you are writing a novel or a book which incorporates portraits and designs. The standard size for novels is 5 feet 3 inches x 8 feet, 5 inches. In centimetres this would be 13.5 cm x 21.5cm. 

Preview 01:46

In this session you will learn how to use recognised Internet experts to help you design a professional cover for your book. If you have followed the lectures you will have all the information you need to get you a cover which markets and sells your book.

Preview 01:27
+ Section 3: Setting out your book and Creating your Manuscript
2 lectures 08:55

This lecture will enable you to envision your book. You will learn about the Title  Page, the dedication,  the acknowledgement, forward also called a preface, the table of contents, and setting out your chapters.

Preview 06:01
Creating your Manuscript
02:54
+ Formatting,Typesetting & Proofreading
1 lecture 01:37

At the end of this lesson you will realise that type-setting, formatting and proof-reading your book does not have to be challenging. It is your responsibility to ensure that your book meets the highest standards and represents you in the best way possible. However, there are experts in the field who are able to assist you in this process and you are encouraged to make use of them.

Formatting,Typesetting & Proofreading
01:37
+ Getting Your Book on Amazon
3 lectures 12:03

This lesson introduces you to publishing on Amazon. You will learn how you can can your books in paperback, ebook and audio book for free. This will enable you to publish your book in any of these formats and reach millions of readers.

Getting Published
04:01

In this lesson you will learn how to get into stores. if you would like to have printed copies of your books being sold in stores you will need an ISBN or International Standard Book Number and a barcode. This is required to have your books in any store in this digital age. This video will give you all the information you need to meet these international standards.

Getting Into Stores
07:25

This video tells you how you may get support should you get stuck. It also encourages you to leave feedback.

Support and Queries
00:37