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Mini-Quiz: Self-Publishing Business Overview

by Ron Kurtus (revised 14 June 2013)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.

1. What is needed to start up a publishing business?

At least three published books

Enough funds for setting things up

A small printing press

2. What is a first step in publishing a book?

Receive a book proposal

Getting your ISBN

Format material as an e-book

3. Where are self-published books typically sold?

Only through

Primarily online

Only in major bookstores

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Self-Publishing. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.

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Mini-Quiz: Self-Publishing Business Overview

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Initial considerations

Write book

Select publishing route

Start publishing business


Structure of book

Design book

Design cover

Publish hardcopy book

Publish e-book

Prepare to market

Convert format

Check Copy in eReader

Distribution and sales

Sell books

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