3 Writing Tips that will Motivate You

Writing a book is hard work. We rounded up some quick tips and inspiration from some of our favorite indie authors. On organizing your writing From Michele Kimbrough, romance author of novels Dangerously in Love, Prudence and Wildflower More tips here.  I don’t have a problem deleting entire chapters (sometimes two or three at a time) if they more →

Pressbooks Self-Publishing Guide Available in Print

Would you prefer to read our guide to self-publishing your book in print? Now you can! The Pressbooks Guide to Self-Publishing is now available to order in print from Amazon. You can still download the ereader versions for free or read the book on the Web at selfpublishing.pressbooks.com. The Pressbooks Guide to Self-Publishing is designed more →

Health NGO Uses Pressbooks to Publish Educational Documentation in Multiple Formats

Caren Althauser is a Program Officer at PATH, a global health non-governmental organization driving transformative health innovations to save lives. Ms. Althauser is a Technical Facilitator for the Joint Learning Network for Universal Health Coverage’s Information Technology Initiative, which works with countries in Africa and Asia to establish universal health coverage systems through cross-country learning more →

Discounted Print+Ebook File Upgrades in Pressbooks This Week

No-strings publishing, at a special price (this week only). At Pressbooks, we believe that you have certain inalienable rights as an author and publisher, and it’s our duty to liberate you from whatever stands in the way of your publishing freedom! If you use Pressbooks to publish: You’ll have the right to retain all of your more →

Get Help Using Pressbooks

Whether you’re not sure where to start using Pressbooks or you’re getting stuck on one of the advanced aspects of book production, we can help you get over the hump. Join us today, Saturday, March 21, at 1:30 p.m. EST for a live support webinar in which we’ll answer any questions you may have or issues you more →

NPR Producer Davar Ardalan Adapts Multimedia Book on Pressbooks

Davar Ardalan is a senior producer at NPR News and the author of “The Persian Square,”  released Feb. 3 in the Kindle store, and the memoir “My Name is Iran.”  Tell us about your latest book and how it evolved from the initial version to the one you created on Pressbooks.com. I have been researching new distribution more →

Blogger Krista Romano Publishes Cookbook Created on Pressbooks

Krista Romano is a blogger (find her at werefarfromnormal.com) and the author of “The Greek Yogurt Alfredo Sauce Cookbook.” She describes herself as a “homeschooling momma, lover of gardening, keeper of critters, head chef, DIY-er and lover of life’s adventures.” Here, she dishes with us about her new e-cookbook. Tell us about your e-cookbook! It more →

See How Pressbooks Works With Publishers

The Pressbooks platform lets you create your own book easily and quickly with a minimal investment of time, money and effort and then self-publish it in the ebook and print bookstores of your choice. But Pressbooks also offers custom book file production and book conversion services to publishers. You can check out a few of more →

This Week: $59 Print+Ebook Exports at Pressbooks

At Pressbooks, we believe you should be able to use Pressbooks’ hassle-free, instant interface to convert your book to all the file formats you need to take control and self-publish in any bookstore you want…without waiting on anyone, without sacrificing the future royalties you deserve, and without adding hundreds or thousands to your book budget. (Yes, we are more →