If you have been selling resalable ebooks on eBay for some time, then it is likely that you adopt a method similar to many ebook sellers.
A targeted, loyal mailing list is essential to growing an online e-Book business that will send a steady stream of income right into your bank account.
Until recently authors had two choices, write it short enough to fit into a magazine/newspaper/blog or long enough for a whole book. Kindle Singles changes all that for major publishing. Beginning 2011 it’s a store unto itself.
The business of self-publishing your own book, IF you want to be a success, takes a strong head, a resilient personality and a lot of dedicated work – on your own, with you as the Director and Producer of the whole “project,” not to mention the guy or girl who wrote the book, the very words, that you are working on getting out into bookstores and e-readers worldwide.
There are several ways of publishing your chapbook. You can do it yourself with a printer and a heavy duty stapler; you can submit a manuscript to a literary entitiy that publishes chapbooks; or you can try a self publishing company. It is fairly easy to get your poetry bound in a chapbook, but the real challenge is trying to promote it.