• Learn how to upload your self-published book to online retailers.
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    How to Self-Publish a Novel: Uploading to Online Retailers

    Welcome to Part Two of my blog series, How to Self-Publish a Novel. I previously worked as the in-house editor for a boutique literary agency’s assisted self-publishing program. During my time there, I worked with hybrid authors on their independent projects from start to finish. In this series I’ll outline, step-by-step, how to self-publish your manuscript. Even after you’ve prepared your manuscript, determined your metadata, and have an ISBN and copyright application ready to go, you’re not done yet. Part of self-publishing means deciding where you want to self-publish. You may be thinking, I want to self-publish everywhere, of course! However, there are a lot of publishing platforms out there…

  • Learn how to self-publish a novel by preparing your manuscript first.
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    How to Self-Publish a Novel: Preparing Your Manuscript

    Welcome to Part One of my blog series, How to Self-Publish a Novel. I previously worked as the in-house editor for a boutique literary agency’s assisted self-publishing program. During my time there, I worked with hybrid authors on their independent projects from start to finish. In this series I’ll outline, step-by-step, how to self-publish your manuscript. If you’re venturing into the self-publishing world, you probably have a lot of questions: How can you make your book successful? How much will it cost? What do you need to do first? These questions are all valid and great to ask. But before we jump into it, let’s define a few key terms…