Re-posted by Self Pubbooks
March 16, 2013
Choose An Audience
One of the first things that a person who wants to publish a book online should do is to choose their audience. By choosing an audience, a person will be able to easily determine who they would like to market their book to online, and by selecting an audience, a person can choose who they would like to read their ebook.
Choose A Title And A Subject
Once an author has chosen their target audience, it’s time to choose the title and the subject of the ebook. The book can cover one subject or a wide variety of subjects in a particular field, and the title should be interesting and enticing in order to attract many new readers.
Designing A Cover Photo Or Picture
Designing a top notch cover photo is a vital step to creating a successful book online, and the cover photo is one of the first things that potential readers will see when they are considering your ebook. The cover photo on the new book needs to catch the reader’s attention, and it must encourage potential readers to buy it and to read it.
Having A Way To Connect With Readers
An author should establish a method of connecting with their readers. By establishing a blog, a website or a profile on various social media networks, an author can answer any questions that any readers may have, and they can give their readers updates on any new books that they may be working on.
Write The Ebook
Writing a book online with Microsoft Word has many advantages over writing it by using other programs, and Microsoft Word has a number of important features that can help an author write their ebook.
While writing a long book online, it’s vital to create a table of contents in order to effectively organize the piece, and a table of contents will help readers find certain chapters and particular pages more effectively.
Choosing The Price
Choosing the price of the book is an important step when creating an ebook. When selling a book online, a person can choose a low price or a high price, and low prices and high prices both have benefits when selling an book online.
Formatting The Ebook
it’s time to format the ebook. Formatting the book can be a relatively easy process if a person understands how to use HTML code; however, formatting a book can also be a long process.
If an author wants to have their ebook formatted quickly, they can pay a company to format the it for them. 52Novels is one of the companies that formats books online, and their prices vary depending on the number of words that the piece has.
Upload The Ebook And Write A Description
A person can write a description about their new book when they upload it. Writing a description is very important because it allows the author to describe the piece to potential readers while simultaneously enticing potential readers to buy the ebook.
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