DIY e-Publishing

The purpose of DIY e-Publishing is to give strategic advice to those who are writing a book or have written a book and looking to have their book published in Amazon Kindle, BN Nook, or Apple iBook.

DIY e-Publishing will walk you through the steps need to prepare your book for e-Publishing as well as tips on what needs to happen to get it on different electronic platforms.

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Latest Activity: Jan 25

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Fiverr.com Resources

Started by Tony DiLorenzo. Last reply by Gabriel Aviles Jan 21. 8 Replies

If you have purchased a gig, or two, or many more let folks know who you have used on Fiverr. This has become my go to resource for all of my DIY e-Publishing needs. It's unbelievable the things you can get done for your book or product.So, add your…Continue

Trademark Series Name?

Started by Gabriel Aviles Jan 21. 0 Replies

Hello.  I'm hoping to release my first ebook via Amazon in March/April.  The book is about Money and is the first in a series of books called, "Man Upstairs LifeHacks."  Future editions will be on vocation, health, relationships, etc.Should I bother…Continue

The Most Peaceful Book

Started by Scott R. Harpole. Last reply by Cheri Swalwell Jan 7. 3 Replies

Hey DIY Group! I'm asking if you will read and review what I guarantee is the most peaceful book known to mankind! The great news is that this children's bedtime story is a picture book and it will take you less than 2 minutes to read the…Continue

You Can Help Me With This. I know you can.

Started by Kingsley Grant. Last reply by Scott R. Harpole Jan 6. 4 Replies

Maybe you didn't or did know that I've recently released an ebook entitled "3 Steps To A Happier Living That Lasts More Than A day" on Amazon. As you know, reviews and ratings make the difference.So, here is where I'm asking your help.I'm making…Continue

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Comment by Joshua Rivers on December 12, 2014 at 7:34am

If anyone if interested in having their book narrated, I'd love to offer my services through Fiverr.com. I've been doing this through them for about a month now, and I'm really enjoying it. I currently offer 500 words for $5, but I also have and extra where I'll do upto 3,000 words for another $20. For 48days members, I'll do 5,000 words for the $20 extra - just make sure to mention it when you order. http://jrivers.us/narration

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Comment by Tony DiLorenzo on December 11, 2014 at 10:38pm

Right on Camilla! Love having those screenshots for later promos.

Comment by Camilla Kragius on December 10, 2014 at 10:29am

Thanks Tony! I keep going up and down. Learning a lot and definitely going to do a promo boost here shortly. Plus I'm getting onto podcast's and more. But today I hit a milestone with my book being ahead of Dave Ramsey when someone search "how to get out of debt" on Amazon. I know it has to do with the title of course but nonetheless a huge motivation booster! And an honor too. 

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Comment by Tony DiLorenzo on December 8, 2014 at 11:30pm

That's awesome Camilla. Yes, you can fall out of sight without many sales on Kindle. That's what Amazon wants to see. Look at different ways to promote your book to different audiences, via Flash Sales (read about mine in the discussion), buying traffic, etc. 

Mine have done the same thing and I have come to the conclusion that we will do quarterly promos to boost our exposure to our audience and new ones.

Comment by Derek Olsen on December 8, 2014 at 8:29am

I'm not even supposed to be sharing this yet.... but, EEEEEEEK!

Kindle pre-sale is ALIVE!

Comment by Camilla Kragius on December 3, 2014 at 8:34am

Thanks Tony! Sales the first week put me high up in all categories (#9 in business) books but I'm dropping and think I'm now 285,000 overall on Kindle...so stepping up my marketing efforts.

However, the launch lead to a few new coaching clients and people starting to connect me with what I do coaching wise, which was the main idea behind the book so overall I'm happy about the launch week. 

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Comment by Tony DiLorenzo on December 2, 2014 at 7:42am

Hey DIYer's!

Dan has an awesome deal right now on Write to the Bank that I wanted to share. Both in physical and electronic versions ($24 $117 code: WTTBE2014 / $48 $197 code: WTTBP2014)

I'm sharing this because Write to the Bank was the imputes for me to write my first book and many more since. Not only was it helpful in formulating my idea, but more importantly it talks about marketing your book.

For this super special he has right now it's a steal that will be treasured for many years to come.

Happy writing!

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Comment by Tony DiLorenzo on December 2, 2014 at 7:38am

Congratulations to you Camilla and Tim. Very exciting and it will be great to hear how your books do. 

Comment by Tim Bishop on November 25, 2014 at 8:35am

It’s official! Hedging Commodity Price Risk is for sale on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and Kobo (disclosure: those are affiliate marketing links). Here’s a link to the news release announcing this ebook’s arrival to market:



If any 48days member would like a complimentary review copy, please let me know. Would love to hear your thoughts on it.


Happy Thanksgiving!


Comment by Camilla Kragius on November 23, 2014 at 11:32pm

My first book just went live on Amazon!!! I will try to not click the refresh button all night :) 



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