If you’re thinking of e-publishing (perhaps that NaNo you’re working on now?), here’s an article that might be helpful. It’s called “How to Publish a Kindle eBook.” The post is on Blog Kindle, Daily news About Kindle, eBooks, eInk and other related topics.
Step 1: Create an Account
Step 2: Format your eBook
Step 3: Upload Your Book
Step 4: Promote it.
Within the article, you’ll find some basic tips, such as do your editing before you upload your book – Kindle will NOT edit for you.
Also, he recommends “Unencrypted Mobipocket” as the “ideal” format for Kindle.
He even tells you how to “test” your book, save yourself some trouble, and see how your book will look on the Kindle, before you upload it.
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