By Guy Kawasaki, Shawn Welch
"Essential studying (and reference) for contemporary authors, despite experience."
- Kirkus booklet Reviews
"Nuts, bolts, and notion too. once more, man provides, kicking the shiitake out of an individual who could inform you that you just should not, would not or could not write a book."
Author and founding father of The Icarus Project.
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In 2011 the writer of 1 of my books, appeal, couldn't fill an order for 500 book copies of the ebook. due to this adventure, I self-published my subsequent ebook, What the Plus!, and discovered first-hand that self-publishing is a fancy, complicated, and idiosyncratic procedure. As Steve Jobs acknowledged, "There needs to be a greater way."
With Shawn Welch, a tech wizard, I wrote APE to aid humans take regulate in their writing careers. APE's thesis is strong but easy: filling the jobs of writer, writer and Entrepreneur yields effects that rival conventional publishing. We name this "artisanal publishing"--that is, while writers who love their craft keep watch over the publishing strategy and bring high quality books.
APE is three hundred pages of step by step, tactical recommendation and functional suggestion. if you would like a hype-filled, get-rich-quick e-book, you have to glance somewhere else. however, if you'd like a entire and life like advisor to self-publishing, APE is the reply.