Places to Publish: Leanpub

November 14th, 2016

Filed under: Self-publishing

Leanpub is a place to publish ebooks. Leanpub’s defining feature is they allow you to publish works in progress. You can show early drafts to readers to get their feedback. To best use Leanpub, write your book in Markdown. Using Markdown makes the book formatting easier. Markdown may sound tricky, but if you’re publishing a […]

Places to Publish: FastSpring

October 21st, 2016

Filed under: Self-publishing

When publishing ebooks, indie authors may think they are limited to selling them at places catering to books, such as Amazon’s Kindle Store and Apple’s iBooks Store. But you can also sell your ebooks on your website. Use a service like FastSpring to handle the details of processing orders and accepting electronic payments. Using FastSpring […]

Places to Publish: CreateSpace

October 10th, 2016

Filed under: Self-publishing

I’m beginning a series of articles on places for indie authors to publish and sell their books. I can’t think of a better place to start than CreateSpace. Print on Demand CreateSpace is a print on demand publisher. The term print on demand requires more explanation. To explain print on demand, it helps by explaining […]