Book Sizes: How to Pick the Right Size of Book

Book Sizes: How to Pick the Right Size of Book

Book Sizes: How to Pick the Right Size of Book

One of the many questions we often asked is about what size of book should they do. I found a wonderful articles that describes this perfectly so thought to share with all of you.

As soon as you get serious about self-publishing a book, you are confronted with the choice of what size your book ought to be.

For instance, if you want to get a price on how much a book will cost to print, the first thing you need to know is the size.

Some pricing on digital books is in a range of sizes rather than having a different price for every different size, but that only helps a bit.

If you plan to print offset, you’ll need to specify the exact size in your request for an estimate. So one way or the other, it’s good to figure out near the beginning of your planning. Read more

Author Bill King Hits #1 Bestseller on Amazon

Author Bill King Hits #1 Bestseller on Amazon

Elite Online Publishing Launched a New Bestselling
Book by Bill King

Author Bill King introduced his new book
Unapologetically Moderate: My Search for the Rational Center in American Politics (2nd Edition)” which climbed quickly
to be a #1 Bestseller on Amazon.

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Author Wes Oleszewski Hits #1 Bestseller on Amazon

Author Wes Oleszewski Hits #1 Bestseller on Amazon

Elite Online Publishing Launched a New Bestselling
Book by Author Wes Oleszewski

Author Wes Oleszewski introduced his new book
Invisible Evil
which climbed quickly to be a #1 Bestseller on Amazon.

November 30, 2018, 09:00 AM Eastern Time

Shady Side, MD. -Elite Online Publishing, today announced it’s newest bestselling author Wes Oleszewski, who’s recently released book, Invisible Evil quickly climbed the charts to become a number one bestseller on the day of its release, November 29, 2018.

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Author Jen Deveraux hits #1 Bestseller on Amazon

Author Jen Deveraux hits #1 Bestseller on Amazon

Elite Online Publishing Launched a New Bestselling
Book by Author Jen Deveraux

Author Jen Deveraux introduced her new book
“Thrive In The Journey: The Only Way Out is Through”
which climbed quickly to be a #1 Bestseller on Amazon.

November 21, 2018, 09:00 AM Mountain Standard Time

Grantsville, UT. -Elite Online Publishing, today announced it’s newest bestselling author Jen Deveraux, who’s recently released book, Thrive In The Journey: The Only Way Out is Through quickly climbed the charts to become a number one bestseller on the day of its release, November 20, 2018.
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Author Steve Knowles Hits #1 Bestseller List on Amazon

Author Steve Knowles Hits #1 Bestseller List on Amazon

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Author Steve Knowles hits #1 Bestseller in
two Amazon.com categories.

35 Missions, The Frank Boyle Story: The True Story of an American B-17 Ball Turret Gunner Over Europe During World War II

Fairfield, CT – Tuesday, November 13, 2018 –Elite Online Publishing, today announced it’s newest bestselling author Steve Knowles, who’s recently released book, “35 Missions: The Frank Boyle Story” quickly climbed the charts to become a number one bestseller on the day of its release, November 13, 2018.

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How to Succeed at Self-Publishing

How to Succeed at Self-Publishing

More and more writers are self-publishing to tell their unique stories, share their life story or share their business.  Many long to have their work distributed through a regular publishing company, but that dream means having less control over your work.

Ownership is great and being online helps open you up to the other options out there. When self-publishing you may experience struggles with getting your books enough exposure. However, the costs and experience of putting the book together can bring about many revelations. Here are a few keys to success: Read more

Writing a Book Can Increase Your Bottom Line

Writing a Book Can Increase Your Bottom Line

You may struggle in attracting new and or loyal customers as a small business owner.  This can be a challenge, especially in the beginning.  Of the many ways to market your business and products or services, there is one that will also assist you in achieving a connection with your community by sharing your thoughts and experiences with them in your very own book.

It doesn’t have to be a 400-page novel about your business. It need only be relevant enough to engage your intended readers. It can be a self-help on entrepreneurship or a memoir about your journey to where you are today. Either, can build trust and encourage more authentic connections with your audience.  Here’s a quick version of everything you need to know. Read more

Createspace moving to Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP)

Createspace moving to Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP)
Amazon has just announced that Createspace Books will now be moving to Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP). A new notice has been posted to Createspace user dashboards informing us that Createspace is merging into KDP Print. Amazon has also launched a new page in the KDP help pages that explains how this merger will affect authors, and how they can move their titles from Createspace to KDP Print.  This transition needs to be implemented in the next few weeks or it will automatically merge in 60 days.

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How Do You Start Getting Speaking Gigs?

How Do You Start Getting Speaking Gigs?

One of the best ways to build an author platform is by speaking about your book. By sharing your expertise in this way you will come into direct contact with potential book buyers, tap into existing readership, build your email list, and ultimately increase your income.

However, you need a plan for finding these speaking gigs. We are going to explain where you can find them and what to do if you don’t have a ton of speaking experience or expertise in a particular niche.

Speaking doesn’t have to mean a two-hour workshop or TED Talk; they can be as simple as presentations at libraries, talks at fundraisers, and even webinars. You won’t always get paid, but coupled with selling copies of your book (which we’ve done), these types of engagements are a great opportunity to increase your visibility and to build a network of fans and contacts.

There are a number of strategies one can use to successfully get on the speaking radar and help promote a newly published book, beginning with your local community. These three strategies can help you land more speaking engagements. Read more