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 →

Catch Pressbooks #indiechat with Bibliocrunch tonight!

Pressbooks founder Hugh McGuire is the featured guest on the popular Bibliocrunch #indiechat tonight. He’ll talk about best practices for converting your blog to an ebook and answer questions from attendees. You can join the chat by logging in to Twitter at 9 p.m. EST, then following the hashtag #indiechat and using the hashtag to interact. Find more information more →

Everything You Need to Know About Self-Publishing, in Our New Book (plus some other resources!)

Simplify your publishing process, amplify your success as an author and get inspired by other publishers using Pressbooks. New! 3 Free Books on Self-Publishing Newsweek Europe Uses Pressbooks for Digital Singles Pressbooks Featured on The Write Stuff Indies Unlimited Explains Pressbooks Writers Guides, Made With Pressbooks New Tutorial Videos How-to: More User Guide Chapters Get more →

Deren Hansen on Artisan Book Publishing

Pressbooks user Deren Hansen is an author and publisher who has used Pressbooks to produce seven writers guides, also available in two collections, and an upcoming series of young adult steampunk adventures. He shared some of his tips for prolific publishing. First, tell us about your young adult steampunk adventures and where readers can buy and read more →

NaNoWrimo Writers Resources

Did you hit your writing goal last November? Congratulations! Now it’s time to do the harder task–publishing. If you’re wondering where to start, check out The Self-Publishing Guide for NaNoWriMo Writers by our friends over at Bibliocrunch. Go here to join Bibliocrunch and access the free download. What does membership at Bibliocrunch get you as a writer? more →

3 Ways to Make Your Book More Beautiful

Don’t let your book file look amateur! When you’re creating your book in Pressbooks, there are three things to know that will help you make your book formatting look perfect. We’ve created a short, 1:30 video to demystifying the secrets to optimal book design using Pressbooks. P.S. If you need help using Pressbooks for the first time, more →

Print+Ebook Upgrades Still $65 Through Feb. 1

Don’t forget–there are only 3 days left to get a Pressbooks PDF+EBOOK upgrade on your book for only $65. This is more than 30% off our regular price of $99! We think it’s a small price to pay for what you get: Book files in all necessary formats for publishing in all the major ebookstores, plus print-on-demand venues more →

Indies Unlimited Explains How to Use Pressbooks

This week, Indies Unlimited featured Pressbooks as a book formattting resource for indie authors. The post provides a four-step illustrated guide on how to format your book in Pressbooks. It also explains how Pressbooks cuts out the pain of preparing your book for CreateSpace and other print book markets, builds your table of contents for you and lets more →