Category: 10 steps to publication workbook

  • Step 10: Spreading the Word – Mastering Book Marketing

    Step 10: Spreading the Word – Mastering Book Marketing

    Congratulations on reaching the final step of our ’10 Steps to Publication’ series! Step 10 is all about marketing your book and telling the world about your literary masterpiece. In this blog post, we’ll delve into the essential strategies and tactics you need to master to ensure your book gets the attention it deserves. Crafting…

  • Step 9: Hitting ‘Publish’ – The Final Stage of Your Publishing Journey

    Step 9: Hitting ‘Publish’ – The Final Stage of Your Publishing Journey

    Congratulations! You’ve reached the ultimate step in your publishing journey with 5 Two Press. Step 9 is all about that exhilarating moment when you finally hit ‘publish’ on your book and prepare to share your work with the world. In this blog post, we’ll walk you through the final stages of the publishing process and…

  • Mastering the Technical Details: A Guide to Self-Publishing with Confidence

    Mastering the Technical Details: A Guide to Self-Publishing with Confidence

    Welcome back to our ’10 Steps to Publication’ series, where we provide invaluable insights to empower your self-publishing endeavors. Today, we’re delving into Step 8: Mastering the Technical Details. Understanding the Landscape of Self-Publishing Platforms Self-publishing offers writers unparalleled freedom and control over their creative work. With platforms like Amazon KDP, Lulu, and Ingramspark, authors…

  • Designing Your Self-Published Book

    Designing Your Self-Published Book

    Step 7 in our series of “10 Steps to Publication” is all about designing your manuscript and finally starting to put the book pieces of the book together. Up to this point we have already covered how to get your manuscript written and edited. At this point you are finally ready to start creating the…

  • Unveiling Step 5: Beta Readers

    Welcome back to our “10 Steps to Publication” series! In our previous steps, we’ve embarked on a journey of manuscript shaping. If you’ve missed any of those previous steps – identifying your audience, unleashing a brain dump, crafting a strategic plan, and embracing the concept of the “shitty first draft” – fret not, you can…

  • Shitty First Draft

    Step 4 in 10 Steps To Publication So far we’ve gained insight into how to elaborate on “who” in order to find your Target Audience, and how to Brain Dump and Strategize for the successful completion of your book. Check out Step 4, and get ready to embrace your shitty first draft! Remember, sometimes cohesive…

  • Strategy

    Step 3 in 10 Steps To Publication Learn how to master the Art, and create a powerful book-writing strategy that works! This episode delves into the art of crafting a book-writing strategy that not only sticks but also propels your creative ideas toward reality. Listen closely as Sharissa shares one of the most popular techniques…

  • What is a Brain Dump?

    Step 2 in 10 Steps To Publication A brain dump is an essential technique used to compose your book. It serves as a creative exercise to unleash your imagination and organize your thoughts effectively. In this episode, Sharissa reveals how this method allows you to unleash your creativity, organize your thoughts, and establish a solid…

  • How To Find Your Target Audience

    Step 1 in 10 Steps To Publication Welcome, aspiring authors! Today, we have an exciting topic to delve into: finding the perfect reader for your book. One of the key elements to successful publishing is understanding and connecting with your target audience. Identifying the people who will resonate with your work can significantly enhance your reach…

  • Ten Steps to Publication

    Motivation, obstacles, determination, challenges, enthusiasm… The book writing and publishing process is full of all that, and more. Sometimes getting past those things requires baby steps. In this YouTube video Sharissa shows you what those steps might look like. While you’re there, leave a comment. We are always intrigued by personal techniques in the writing…