Join Lulu.com and Bowker® for an insightful look at the self-publishing marketplace and how to be a successful author by publishing your own books. You'll learn:
• Whether you should publish print books, ebooks or both
• How best to sell your book through distribution channels
• How to use book metadata to improve sales
• And much more
Lulu.com pioneered the self-publishing industry and paved the way for people around the world to publish books and bring them to market, while allowing authors to retain full control of their work. Operating a global network, Lulu.com provides worldwide distribution so that authors can reach readers just about anywhere via print, e-readers and tablet devices. As the leading independent self-publishing company, Lulu.com has enabled people in more than 225 countries and territories to self-publish nearly two million publications, including 1.5 million books.
Bowker® is the world’s leading provider of bibliographic information and management solutions designed to help publishers, booksellers, and libraries better serve their customers. Creators of products and services that make books easier for people to discover, evaluate, order, and experience, the company also generates research and resources for publishers, helping them understand and meet the interests of readers worldwide. Bowker, a ProQuest affiliate, is the official ISBN Agency for the United States and its territories and is headquartered in New Providence, New Jersey with additional operations in England and Australia.