Monthly Archives: September 2011

Easy formatting guide at KDP?

Today I got a newsletter from KDP (Kindle Direct Publishing).  I noticed that the left side bar had a list of clickable items and one of them was a Formatting Guide.  Well, I have read that before and found it … Continue reading

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How to NOT attach formatting from one Computer to another

Lately, I’ve had quite a few queries about personal formatting/codes traveling from one computer to another.  I ran across this problem when I was working with an author who used a MAC (I’m a PC).  I sent her a file, … Continue reading

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New Smashwords Guide

Well, I’m completely confused now.  Smashwords just told me that my TOC wouldn’t pass muster for the epub conversion through their meatgrinder.  I looked at the TOC in Adobe Digital and the only problem seemed to be an item listed … Continue reading

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Calibre Is Messing With My Mind!

I tripped over another glitch today.  It was in Calibre this time; the conversion software that I use for epubs (Nook, Sony, Apple iBookstore) which is a pretty universal eReading format.  I’ve always been very satisfied with the epubs which … Continue reading

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The Ebook Revolution Formatting Guide

  The Ebook Revolution Formatting Guide   Following this link to Amazon/Kindle to purchase this book. Of course, just 3 days after publishing my Formatting Guide, there are changes which must be mentioned.  Smashwords is now distributing to Amazon.  That could … Continue reading

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