This straight-forward course talks about what an author or creator needs to know about the process of self-publishing graphic novels or novels through CreateSpace, Amazon/Kindle, iTunes, Comixology, and other channels, as well as info about ISBNs, Copyrights, printing options, file formats, and much more. Templates and links are provided, including Purchase Order forms and Invoice templates, so you are also ready to make sales. Distribution and Marketing topics are also discussed and tips and tricks on pricing your books. This is a fun and easy-to-digest course that gives a lot of information in a short time, with useful tips and lings to follow through with!
Publish your own comic book or graphic novel, with this easy-to-follow "Digital Self-Publishing Checklist," taught by an industry professional with over 20 years of self-publishing experience.
Information about ISBN numbers, Copyright, and Trademark, for your comic books, books, and intellectual property.
A guide to publishing your book or graphic novel on Amazon and Kindle, including using CreateSpace for self-publishing.
How to publish or submit your comic book or graphic novel to Comixology Submit.
The best file formats and size templates for doing the layout for your comic books and graphic novels. See files attached.
Benefits of submitting your comic book idea to established publishers.
Sales and Marketing techniques for your self-published comic books, graphic novels, and books, including invoice and purchase order templates.
Tips on Print-on-demand services for your comics and graphic novels.
Actual quality comparisons of printed comic book products, using a local printer, a print-on-demand service, and Amazon/CreateSpace printing. Show and tell, as well as an expert review.
This is an important section on how to price your comics and graphic novels, online and first person sales.
Reminder to check the file attachments, under each video lecture, for valuable source materials and templates that help you succeed!
Thank you for completing the course and I wish you much fun self-publishing! Please write and excellent review so others can benefit too. And if you have any questions, please message me anytime. Thank you :)
Test what you have learned!
Cristian S. Aluas is a professional artist and art teacher at Masterpiece Art School, with over 20 years of art experience and over 12 years of professional teaching experience. Cristian's art lessons are easy to follow and fun to watch and to learn from. One of the benefits of buying Cristian's video art lessons is that they feel like you are actually in the room with him, listening and learning along-side. Pure and entertaining art education!