Learn the ins and outs of self publishing your art, words, photography and more. In today's ever-changing publishing world, more and more people are self publishing their books. Learn how to create e-books, print on demand and traditionally printed self published books. Compare the different types of publishers/printers and learn how to market your books for little to no money. In this two day workshop, we will cover an overview of the publishing industry, publishing choices, PODs, e-books and more. Find out all you need to know about self-publishing: the good, the bad, and the ugly. Learn how to use Internet sources, i.e. Lulu.com, Blurb.com, AventinePress.com and others to print your publication. Learn how to format e-Books and get them sold at Amazon, iBooks, barnesandnoble.com, and other online book retailers. Learn how to effectively market your self published book and how to make the best use of social networks to market your work.
This intensive two day workshop will cover the publishing industry (including publish on demand) on day one and then marketing, social media and promoting your book on day two.
Payment Options: Students may pay in full or choose the payment-plan option during registration. The payment plan requires a non-refundable $100 deposit with the balance due 30 days before the first day of the workshop.