Learn how to set your book up for long-term success, improve sales opportunities, and protect your investment.


When you need one, registration tips, answers to 23 FAQs. Pros/Cons of the 4 CreateSpace options. ISBNs & SEO.


When you need one, when you don’t. Barcode options for CreateSpace and IngramSpark POD printing.


Why and how to file a copyright, and a guide to completing your book’s copyright page. 12 sample legal notices.


When and how to get a Library of Congress Control Number; why you want a P-CIP data block. Is it worth the expense?

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Self-Pub Boot Camp

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Numerical Gurus