By Guy Kawasaki, Shawn Welch
"Essential analyzing (and reference) for contemporary authors, despite experience."
- Kirkus ebook Reviews
"Nuts, bolts, and idea too. once more, man supplies, kicking the shiitake out of somebody who could inform you that you simply is not going to, would not or could not write a book."
Author and founding father of The Icarus Project.
This model of APE was once up-to-date with the latest content material, evidence, figures, instruments, and assets on March fifth, 2013. to determine what content material has been additional because the final replace of APE please stopover at apethebook.com/updates. this can be model 1.2 (Baldacci).
In 2011 the writer of 1 of my books, attraction, couldn't fill an order for 500 booklet copies of the e-book. due to this adventure, I self-published my subsequent e-book, What the Plus!, and discovered first-hand that self-publishing is a fancy, complicated, and idiosyncratic method. As Steve Jobs acknowledged, "There needs to be a greater way."
With Shawn Welch, a tech wizard, I wrote APE to assist humans take regulate in their writing careers. APE's thesis is strong but basic: 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 procedure and convey high quality books.
APE is three hundred pages of step by step, tactical recommendation and functional concept. if you'd like a hype-filled, get-rich-quick publication, you'll want to glance somewhere else. nonetheless, if you'd like a finished and sensible advisor to self-publishing, APE is the reply.