How to Create Your Book on Amazon for $99
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04-19-2019, 09:30 AM

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Who has not imagined not only creating their own book, but seeing it in publications on, having a copy for their bookshelf, buying 'five copies for my mother'?

Well, you can now take action for some cybernetic elbow grease and a $99 price. To get a second standpoint, please consider having a look at: These pages will show you how I did it, and odds are you can perform it too. Browse here at to learn the reason for it. I've been studying for many years about Print On Demand, the nifty new techology where you place in PDF documents on one end (One for the cover, one for the interiors) and a lovely, perfect-bound, bookstore-quality book arrives another. I've even seen the technology in action at an document imaging tradeshow (that is my job, by the way.)

I have known as an easy way to self-publish, including my own father other folks who have used Print On Demand (POD). My problem with that's I've no room in my garage for books, I don't want to get involved in the act of attempting to sell and transport books, handling results, an such like.

Suddenly, while Googling something yesterday, I stumbled on some excellent Goo. Amazon, the online bookstore, has consumed a POD author called BookSurge, making it a separate Amazon section. Now I can publish it to Amazon/BookSurge, take my book project, pay a fee, and VOILA! my book is o-n Amazon for all to get. I-t ships within 48 hours, BookSurge pays me a-25 royalty within 60 days, I can also obtain five copies for my mother in a discount!

I mailed BookSurge and was given an account manager, who I'll call Joseph (since his name is Joseph). I asked concerning the details of publishing a book. For $599 I could get the hand-holding, mail us your manuscript version of the writing, or if I was brave, brave, and could format my own PDFs, for $99 I could utilize the Author's Express plan to distribute my book projects.

Because my book creation project was made to be the forerunner of numerous more games, $99 looked like the way to go.

I ran throughout the site, accessing example PDFs, submission guidelines, and anything else I could find. The site recomends applying Adobe -something or another- for text formating, and Adobe Acrobat 6 (not 7!) for PDF creation.

I decided from the git-go that Microsoft Word and PDF Factory Pro would need to work for me, since that is what I had on my desktop, and I do not need to spend months studying another desktop publishing application, although I am sure it's an excellent one.

Besides, I was already contemplating writing this site, and I wanted to come up with an activity most everyone would be comfortable with.

The sole secret I got is that my address is plain text, with no pictures on it. I realized my first book is going to sell mostly if not entirely on Amazon, and a fairly cover is not that crucial there. In any case, I could always go back and enhance my edition (The additional fee for resubmitting once the book is published.), both the inside or even the address is $50

Sample records and a complete step by step description of how I prepared and revealed my three books (therefore far!) reaches

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