Publishing a Genealogy E-Book

After years of genealogy research, are you ready to share your work by converting your manuscript to various e-book platforms?

Summary Details

Length: 60 minutes (flexible)

Summary: Participants will learn how to convert a manuscript to various e-book formats including PDF, Amazon Kindle and more. In addition, we’ll cover how to market your genealogy e-book using social media and other platforms.

Description: After years of genealogy research, are you ready to share your work with family, friends and the general public? Consider converting your manuscript to various e-book platforms. In this session you’ll learn the various e-book types, the best ways to convert a manuscript, how to create a book cover, and even how to market your e-book to the genealogy community and beyond.

Audience Level: Intermediate.

Content: 4 pages.

Outline

  • Why E-Books?
  • The E-book Publishing Process
  • Selecting the Correct E-Book Format
  • Preparing Your Manuscript for E-Book Conversion
  • Designing a Book Cover
  • Pricing and Royalties
  • Marketing Your E-Book
  • Working with Resellers
  • Resource List

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