The eBook problem – (if a book falls in the forest does anyone know?)

eBooks are digital files of your book. This is the internet at its finest. You write a book. Then you either hire someone or do it yourself and create a cover, inside material and back material, then up load it and sit back and rake in the BIG BUCKS, right?.
NOT!!! Publishing an eBook, like a releasing a POD text, is like throwing a book out of a plane into the deepest reaches of the Amazon (pun intended) and hope people will travel there and then send you money after they find it. You guessed it. Not a penny comes your way. Unless…. You let people know exactly where the book is there and then convince them they should buy it, not an easy task but it is doable.
There are some sues for an eBook or POD product without any support – if you are writing a book with your grand kids’ names in it, or a genealogy reference for your family. This is a perfect vehicle. A town history or maybe a company profile. You could have a book signing at your nest Fourth of July picnic.
You see my point. Uploading your book is cheap and easy, easier than making a POD and certainly cheaper. So what? Just because its available doesn’t mean anything,
YOU still have to make it highly visible, attractive, affordable and desirable. How do you do that?
Part Three – Marketing your book – This is what must be done BEFORE PUBLICATION using the 3by3 method
7/9 Clarity
8/9 Persistence
9/9 Networking


About 3by3 writing method

The author of 12 books, half of them textbooks, two novels and three self help. has struggled with his challenges of completion, distractions, plotting and writers block. Finally after getting stopped I stopped and analyzed what was going on and spent a lot of introspection, research and reading trying to locate the source of these issues. The result of was the 3by3 writing method - a three step program to start and then continue the process of completing a story all the way to publication.
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