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 2 KDP Print options. ISBNs & SEO.
When you need one, when you don’t. Barcode options for KDP Print and IngramSpark POD printing.
Why and how to file a copyright, and a guide to completing your book’s copyright page. 13 sample legal notices.
ANNOUNCING the All-New 2019 Edition:
- Instructions about how to use the new Library of Congress LCCN application and assignment system launched in May 2019.
- Amazon KDP Print ISBN and barcode handling, as well as how this changed Expanded Distribution (KDP Print replaced CreateSpace).
- Clarification about the U.S. Supreme Court decision regarding copyright registration.
- Addition of ISBN requirements for eBook aggregators.
- More than a dozen new “Tips” added help new publishers save time and come up-to-speed quickly.
Also available from the IBPA Bookstore (member discount)
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