The eBook format gives everybody the opportunity to become their own publisher. With this two-part class, we will go from creation to final product - providing participants with the options libraries and local authors will have to publish their own work.
The classes will focus on:
The growing trends in publishing and the movement toward self-publishing
Understanding formats and DRM issues
Creating covers and cover art
Frequent issues and the fixes
How to use Kindle Publishing and Calibre to create your ebook
Options authors and libraries have for distributing and selling their ebook.
Between classes, participants will be asked to work on creating their ebook from personally created content and/or open source information.