Classes & Workshops

8-Week Self-Publishing Series: Week 3) Formatting Your eBook for Book, iBook, and More Using Smashwords

Instructor(s): Joy Argento
Location: WAB – 740 University Ave.
Beginner Beginner Beginner

Using Smashwords is an excellent way to expand the reach of your self-published novel. It allows you to format and distribute your eBook on multiple platforms, like Nook and iBook. You can use it in addition to or as an alternative to publishing on Amazon. If you’ve ever tried to navigate the formatting and submission process for Smashwords, you know it can be tricky. We’ll break it down to its simplest components making it possible for anyone to use this channel to get your book out there into the world.  Please bring a laptop and manuscript for the eBook formatting portion of class.

Nina Alvarez of Dream Your Book Author Services and Joy Argento, award-winning artist and amazon best-selling indie novelist, are teaming up to offer an 8-week series on Self-Publishing. Aspiring self-publishers will learn how to navigate print-on-demand publishing through CreateSpace and eBook publishing with Kindle, Nook, and other eReaders. All classes are offered a la carte, so pick and choose according to your needs.

Note: Many classes require that you come prepared with a laptop and are proficient using computer applications such as Word and comfortable enough online to navigate applications such as CreateSpace, Kindle, Smashwords, Animoto, and Weebly.