TL;DR: Take publishing matters into your own hands with The Creative Writing E-Book Self-Publishing Bundle for $39.99, a 97% savings as of July 29.
The internet has transformed virtually every single industry out there – including publishing. These days, it’s entirely possible to build a literary empire entirely online. Seriously, we’ve spoken to some authors who make their living from self-publishing, and their inspirational stories are enough to make you want to drop what you’re doing and get busy writing.
There’s a bit of a learning curve to the self-publishing process, but it can definitely be worth it. You get to be in control of the entire creative vision and see your work through from conception to creation. Not to mention, you could be one of the lucky ones to earn a six-figure salary from Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing. If you need a little shove to get started, check out this Creative Writing E-Book Self-Publishing Bundle.
With the help of these 10 courses, spanning 13 hours of content on writing productivity, self-publishing, Kindle, Scrivener, Udemy, and more, you’ll be well on your way to writing and publishing your very first online title. And then another one, and another one. Your literary empire is waiting.
All courses are led by David James Ault, a self-published author, internet marketer, and an instructor with 4.3 out of 5 stars on average. So far, he’s taught nearly 30,000 students the ins and outs of the self-publishing world, and is halfway through writing his first series of YA fiction novels.
Here’s what you’ll learn from Ault:
Writing productivity and Scrivener
There are few things more frustrating than writer’s block. You have the idea in your brain, but it just won’t translate onto paper. That’s where these courses come in. The first one tackles writer’s block from the source and helps you plan habits to ensure you are writing regularly and developing positive writing habits. With a 4.5 out of 5-star rating, it appears these habits must actually work – or are at least worth your time and effort.
There’s also an entire course dedicated to the leading book writing software, Scrivener, which helps you write more productively and optimize the entire process. You’ll pick up valuable productivity tips and practices, understand how to write, rewrite, and edit in Scrivener, and compile your book into different e-book formats.
If you’re writing your very first book, you’ll definitely want to check out this one-hour novel writing course for advice. It’s basically your one-stop-shop for everything from researching and writing to polishing and self-editing a novel. You’ll even get a crash-course in the elements of a story, the importance of outlining, and the rules of writing.
Self publishing with Kindle
Get the scoop on self-publishing and learn if it’s right for you with a handful of courses in formatting, designing, publishing, and even printing via Amazon Kindle. You’ll learn step-by-step instructions for how to publish your e-book on Amazon, how to best market your book, research competitors, make your e-book stand out with better images, and avoid amateur formatting mistakes that could make your e-book flop.
Creating an author website
As a new author, you face the hurdle of being anonymous to buyers. That’s why this course will show you how to build a promotional website to get your name and work out there to a broader audience. You’ll learn how to brand your website, choose a domain, customize your website, discover the correct plugins, and more.
Online course creation
This two-hour course shows self-published authors how to repurpose content you have already written and turn it into classes and courses to sell online on platforms like Udemy.
Individually, the courses in this collection cost a whopping $1,990, but you can knock the price down to just $39.99 when you shop this deal.