Self-Publishing

Learn how to self publish your book, from start to finish, with helpful step-by-step guides to formatting and publishing your book.

Video: How to Publish Your Book in Kobo

Kobo is one of the most popular international ebookstores, one you may want to add to your distribution. This quick video will show you how to publish your book in

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Video: How to Get Your Book Into the Kindle Store

Wondering what to do after Pressbooks? Getting your book into bookstores is the next step. This is a relatively easy process that in most cases, you can do yourself. For

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Finish Your Book! (And What to Do Next)

We’re midway through National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)–how’s the writing going? Can you can see yourself at the finish line? This month, we offer Pressbooks users some tips, tutorials, a

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How Bestselling Romance & Mystery Writer Nancy Warren Uses Pressbooks

Vancouver-based writer Nancy Warren is a USA Today bestselling author. She has written more than 50 novels, mainly in the romance and mystery genres. In addition to self-publishing, Warren has

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Biographer Marshall Terrill Self-Publishes New Book Using Pressbooks

Marshall Terrill is the author of nearly 20 published books, including the bestselling biography “Steve McQueen: Portrait of an American Rebel” and biographies of celebrity icons Elvis Presley and ‘Pistol’

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Gary Smailes on How to Hire an Editor for Your Book

Editing company Bubblecow formed around a simple belief: Storytelling is an art, but writing is a craft. When working with authors, the company aspires to impart the writing skills they

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Writing Tips for When Creativity Is Work

The biggest secret of writing (and almost all creative pursuits) is that creativity work is just that: work. Sure, every once in awhile, you’ll reach a blissful state in which

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Simplify Your Self Publishing Process and Get Inspired Writing

Help With Self Publishing  Tips and resources to simplify your self publishing journey Writing a book can be agonizing. Publishing one should be easy. These resources will help. Self Publishing:

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Writing Tips for Creativity: Working With the Flow

By Lilliana Rose For years, I pushed myself forward with my writing, found myself getting burnt out, then writing anyway. Putting in long hours writing would get the story out on

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How Publisher Ben Macklin Uses Pressbooks

For the past two years, Ben Macklin’s company, father-and-son venture BWM Books, has been helping published authors give new life to their out-of-print and unpublished works by self-publishing them in

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