How to Successfully Market Your eBook

A Beginner’s Guide to Marketing Your Self Published eBook Many of you would have signed up for my eBook Marketing Course back in 2013… well the course is now an eBook, and it’s been massively updated since 2013, with a brand new section on social media advertising! The eBook is available now on Amazon as a […]

Formatting Tip: Creating Styles

I had planned on creating a video for today’s post, but my voice doesn’t get much use now I work from home (unless talking to the dog) so my attempt failed – but I will get one done soon I promise. I have decided to show you some screenshots on how to create a style […]

Self Publishing & eBooks – 5 Most Popular Posts

I haven’t been blogging for long on this blog, but I thought I would do a stats post today, just in case you have missed some of the more popular posts. Number 5 Do’s & Don’ts of eBook Formatting I originally posted this on my other blog, but when I launched this new blog I […]

Format your own eBook – Template Available Now!

*** Introductory Price Ending on 8th March 2013 *** Today I have been working on my eBook Formatting Template, and I’m really pleased to announce it’s now live to purchase. It took a lot of work to get all the landing pages written and all the linking up to my mailing list, with more messages […]

Social Media for Authors – Part 2

As promised here is part 2 of the Social Media for Authors post which follows on from part 1, if you’ve not read that one yet, here is the link – Social Media for Authors Part 1. In the last post I went through some of the ways you can gain fans/followers, and a little […]

12 Steps to Format an eBook

After formatting books for some time now I decided that I would create a very simple Microsoft Word template which authors can use to write their books (for those who like writing in Word obviously). It’s basically a blank document, but the styles I have set-up are all ready to be used to create a […]

Education Never Ends

By James A Bresco James A Bresco. A well traveled and freedom loving adventurous male. James, a confirmed bachelor, closer to sixty than ever before, is passionate about writing and sailing, loves cooking; and thrives on Asian food, James lives aboard his boat and has no plans of going ashore, just yet.  “Education never ends, […]

Sneak Preview – eBook Marketing eCourse

A couple of months ago I decided I wanted to write an eCourse for authors on marketing their eBooks. I only launched this website in October, and I needed to come up with an idea to bring in the traffic and to start building myself an email list, which I haven’t yet implemented on this […]

How are eBooks Evolving?

Do you own any eBooks which have ‘extras’?  By extras I mean similar to a DVD when they have the bonus features, or maybe video or animation. Like everything else these days, eBooks are evolving as I speak and I have already had an enquiry this year about placing video within an eBook.  I found out that […]

Paperback or eBook?

Enquirers sometimes ask me whether they should publish a paperback or an eBook, so I thought I should let you all know my opinion on this subject. eBooks are very easy to publish now we have the likes of Amazon KDP and Smashwords.  You write your book, get it proofread, format it yourself or get […]