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Mini-Quiz: Initial Considerations for Self-Publishing

by Ron Kurtus (revised 14 December 2015)

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

1. If you have a good idea of a book to write, why bother with a book proposal?

You only need a book proposal if you are trying to get an agent

It gives you focus and determines how viable the idea is

A book proposal is required to get an ISBN for your book

2. Why bother with self-publishing?

It may be the best route for you to take

It can open doors for becoming a literary agent

There really is no good reason

3. What type of printer should you use?

Self-publishers print their own books

The least expensive

Those that include distribution channels

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: Initial Considerations for Self-Publishing

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Initial considerations

Write book

Select publishing route

Start publishing business


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Design book

Design cover

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Prepare to market

Convert format

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