Resources

Resources for Self Publishing writers and authors.


Websites

WordPress Learning Center
Workshops and Lesson Plans to help you create and maintain your website.

Book Bub Publishing Resources
List of resources worth considering from Book Bub

Kindlepreneur
Book marketing tools to sell more books – tailors especially for those self-publishing and selling on Amazon.com

KDP Self Publishing
KDP is Kindle Direct Publishing, the self-publishing platform for authors. Both paperback and eBook publishing is available. Start with this site to learn more about KDP and what tools are available for authors. KDP can provide you with free ISBN numbers for your publications.

Ingram Spark Self Publishing
Ingram Spark is the self-publishing platform for authors through Ingram Books. Paperback, hardback, and eBooks can be published through this platform but you will need your own ISBN number.


YouTube Channels

Kindlepreneur
This channel is dedicated to helping self publishers develop their platform online and market their eBooks. Kindlepreneur TV provides author services, reviews, how to better optimize your AMS campaigns, and much more.

WordPress Webinar Recordings
Free resources from WordPress webinars. This is a playlist of recordings from previous webinars.

Lulu.com
Lulu.com is a free self-publishing and print-on-demand platform. We empower content creators, publishers, and businesses alike to share their stories & ideas with the world.

Amazon KDP Channel
YouTube videos offering authors tools and instruction on self-publishing using the KDP platform.


Podcasts

Go Publish Yourself Podcast by Ingram Sparks
Self publishing tips from experts in the publishing industry to help you in your Self Publishing Journey.

Self Publishing with Dale Podcast
Join Dale Roberts in his weekly podcast on Self Publishing. Interviews with industry experts and authors on their own journey. Tips and advice for all on the self publishing journey.

The Self Publishing Show Podcast
A weekly podcast hosted by Mark Dawson with James Blatch to educate and provide resources for all authors and writers in their Self Publishing Journey.


People & Organizations

Jane Friedman
Jane have over 20 years experience in the publishing industry and is passionate about helping the writing community with free resources and education.

Stacy Ennis
Stacy is an author, podcast host and book strategist. She has free and paid services to help authors and writers achieve their goals.

Nonfiction Authors Association
The Nonfiction Authors Association is a supportive community for writers to connect, exchange ideas, and learn how to write, publish, promote, and profit with nonfiction books. It is free to join and also had paid membership and services.

Editorial Freelancers Association
The EFA offers free listing services for writers and authors to find “highly skilled publishing professionals who make up EFA membership.”
We like the EFA because they are a nonprofit organization offering professional services at competitive rates.