Self-publishing Articles

Welcome to our self-publishing features section. Here you will find lots of great self-publishing advice in our articles and interviews.

Articles | Interviews


Note: See also the articles in the book promotion section.

35 Ways to Make Your Book Signing an Event! by Larry James

Approaching Agents & Publishers While Self-Publishing by Dan Poynter

Blazing a New Trail: Taking the Next Step in Author Empowerment by Warren Adler

Book Blurbs: Gathering Testimonials & Forewords by Dan Poynter

Book Title Generators by Writers Write Staff

How to Choose a Publisher by Writers Write Staff

Covers Sell Books by Dan Poynter

Create an Audiobook Through ACX by Writers Write

Creating Book Covers: Design, Tools and Methods by Writers Write Staff

Epublishing and POD Overview by Writers Write Staff

First-time Novelists Look to the Net for Success by Sarah Anchors

Five Golden Rules of Publicity for Authors, The by Kat Smith

Gathering Testimonials & Forewords by Dan Poynter.

How to Distribute Your Self-Published Book Offline (Part 1) by Judy Collins.

How Three Publishing Myths Kill the Author by Judy Collins.

How to Make Your Own Chapbook by Writers Write Staff

How to Price a Book by Dan Poynter.

The Importance of a Pre-Publication Marketing Plan by Jennifer Hollowell

Kindle Direct Publishing How-to by Writers Write Staff

Navigating the Self-Publishing Maze by Jane Bussard

NetGalley for Authors Seeking Book Reviews by Writers Write

The Promise of Ebook Publishing by Paul Papanek Stork

The Problems of eBook Publishing by Paul Papanek Stork

Titles Sell Books by Judy Collins.

Understanding Electronic Publishing: Part I by Chris Van Buren and Jeff Cogswell

Understanding Electronic Publishing: Part II by Chris Van Buren and Jeff Cogswell

What Makes One Book Outsell Another? by Judy Collins.

Write, Finish, Publish, and Sell your eBook Fast: First Steps to Finishing Line by Judy Collins.

Writing Your Book is Just the Beginning by Dan Poynter.


Angela Adair-Hoy and M.J. Rose Interview

Jeff Herman Interview

Judith Appelbaum Interview