Intro to Self-Publishing: 12 Things You Must Know

• What is self-publishing and should I try it?
• Self-publishing vs. corporate publishing 
• What you need to self-publish your book 
• Computer requirements for self-publishing
• Costs of self-publishing: What you’ll pay for
• What are the steps in publishing process?
• How to purchase an ISBN for your book
• No need to purchase SAN for self-published book 
• Ebooks differ significantly from paper books
• Avoid “publishing packages” if self-publishing
• Be careful of fee-for-publishing companies
• Try “taster book” if new to self-publishing 
• BONUS: Many famous books first were self-published