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Contributors of this revised and greatly expanded edition:
  • "Indexers" by Rachel Rice of Rae the Indexer
  • "Image Sources: Finding an image for your book cover" by Cathi Stevenson of Book Cover Express
  • "Book Shepherds & Publishing Consultants: Adding power to your book's success" by Judith Briles of The Book Shepherd
  • "Illustrators & Cartoonists: The quest for illustrators, cartoonists, and other creative professionals" by Kat Vancil of KatGirl Studio
  • "Writers' Conferences & Workshops Offering Scholarships: Three reasons writers need conferences more than ever" by Michael Larsen of San Francisco Writers Conference
  • "Grants & Funding for Writers" by C. Hope Clark of FundsforWriters
  • "Professional & Trade Associations: Why indie authors need trade associations" by Sharon Goldinger of PeopleSpeak
  • "E-book Conversion" by Carla King of Self-Pub Boot Camp
  • "Print-on-Demand (POD) Printing & Distribution Services: What is book distribution, anyway?" by Robin Cutler of IngramSpark
  • "Subsidy Publishers: Is there a difference between vanity and subsidy publishing?" by Victoria Strauss of Writer Beware
  • "Short Run Printers: Short run printers for indie authors" by Gordon Burgett of Gordon Burgett's Website
  • "Book Production Software: What software do you need to produce your book?" by David Bergsland of Radiqx Press
  • "Website Design for Authors" by Tyler Doornbos of Well Design
  • "Social Media Consultants: The dos and don'ts of social media" by Rachel Thompson of BadRedhead Media
  • "Book Review Services: Book review services: where to find them and how to use them" by Miral Sattar of Bibliocrunch
  • "Author Assistants: What is an author assistant?" and "Sites to List E-books" by Kate Tilton of Kate Tilton's Author Services, LLC
  • "Press Release Services & Sources: The power of paid press release distribution services" by Joan Stewart of The Publicity Hound
  • "Virtual Book Tours: Sell more books with virtual book tours" by Dana Lynn Smith of Savvy Book Marketer
  • "Marketing & Publicity: Book marketing basics" by Penny Sansevieri of Author Marketing Experts
  • "All About Publicity for Indie Authors and Their Books" by Amy Edelman of IndieReader
  • "E-book Aggregators & Book Distributors: How to use an e-book distributor to reach more readers" by Mark Coker of Smashwords
  • "Major Retailers: Major retailers and what they offer indie authors" by Tracy Atkins of Book Design Templates
  • "Writing Contests, Fellowships, & Prizes: The good, the bad, and why they matter for indie authors" by Liz Dubelman of VidLit
  • "Book Awards for Self-Published Authors: Why awards matter and why some matter more than others" by Shelley Sturgeon of Bound and Determined
  • "Consumer Protection" by Orna Ross of The Alliance of Independent Authors

Product details

  • File Size: 1944 KB
  • Print Length: 382 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Publisher: Marin Bookworks (January 25, 2016)
  • Publication Date: January 25, 2016
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B01AKIML5I
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Lending: Enabled
  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #478,048 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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