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Have you ever found yourself thinking: "I could write an entire book about this topic"? If you are passionate enough about a topic, want to help others, and are willing to dedicate the time to developing an idea and writing a draft, you can publish a book!
The Developer's Guide to Book Publishing makes publishing a book an attainable goal. You'll learn about the tech publishing landscape and the considerations all would-be authors need to keep in mind to go from ideation to getting published.
This guide will help you understand:
- The importance of market research before you pitch your book
- How traditional tech publishing works, and what publishers look for
- How to self publish a book (end-to-end: from finding an e-commerce platform, determining your book's price, picking formats, self-editing, self-designing, or creating a team to do those things)
- How to promote your book (with the help of a traditional publisher or on your own if you're self-publishing)
The Developer's Guide to Book Publishing will include a list of real-world examples, resources, and tools to help future authors get started on the path to getting published.