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Learn to self-publish your own book!

Have you ever dreamed of writing and publishing your own book? How do you bring your great idea to the public? The most successful self-publishers are those who plan their project carefully and set themselves realistic goals. Self-publishing has become an easy and accessible option for first-time authors. Self-publishing gives writers the opportunity to have control over the production of your work. However, it also necessitates that you manage each part of the publishing process, regardless of the topic.
This workshop will be run by a globally successful self-published author and is designed to assist writers through the self-publishing process while avoiding the common pitfalls.

Workshop Agenda

Setting your objectives

  • Prepare clear goals of what you want to achieve with your book

Understanding your target audience and genre

  • Develop an understanding of how to identify your target audience;
  • What is your genre and why is it important?
  • Why it’s important to understand the market and competitors?

Developing your book:

  • Project management tools and support in writing your book;
  • Editing, formatting and design support.

Distribution of your book:

  • Tips for deciding and using the self-publishing platforms;
  • Tips for direct distribution.

Launching and marketing your book:

  • Develop an understanding of key promotional tools including online advertising, social media, and PR.

Support tools:

  • Understand the power of support – within your network and beyond.

Intended learning outcomes

It is intended that by the end of this workshop, participants will:

  • articulate the purpose and intent of the publication;
  • describe the potential audience;
  • be able to draw on pre-publishing tools;
  • choose which platform best suits their project;
  • be able to create a marketing and distribution plan.

15% Earlybird Discount available on 2021 classes for this course.

Simply enrol before 31 December 2020 using the discount code EARLYBIRD21 at the payments page. (Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other concessions or discounts.)

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Self Publishing Workshop

<p>Learn to self-publish your own book! </p><p>Have you ever dreamed of writing and publishing your own book? How do you bring your great idea to the public? The most successful self-publishers are

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$79 Limited GST free / $63.20 / $71.10

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