Each time you write a publish in your weblog, you write nice content material. You spend time on that content material, and it has actual worth. Why not publish it in a ebook?
Seth Godin, the grasp blogger, has revealed unbelievable numbers of books utilizing content material he beforehand revealed in weblog posts. Every little bit of his weblog posts can and does present up in a ebook at one level or different. Buying the ebook retailer, I flipped by a replica of 1 ebook, and realized… I’ve learn all of this earlier than. I purchased the ebook. It was contained between the covers; all that knowledge in a single spot.
Then the idea slapped me upside the pinnacle and I noticed I might have been doing the identical factor all these years. As an alternative of struggling to WRITE a BOOK on the aspect, I might be publishing my weblog content material into books. Yay me!
What about you?
Do you will have content material worthy of recreating into a printed ebook?
Tricia Lott Williford revealed her blogs right into a ebook – albeit, edited, rewritten, and formatted right into a continuum that supplied perception into conditions like hers – however a ebook. The idea sprung from writing every single day.
In actuality, many bloggers have pulled precious content material from their blogs, edited, rewritten, or resculpted their posts and turned them into books. Some writers, resembling Krystine Kercher, format weblog posts into that particular line of thought and write chapters of their ebook as weblog posts you may learn. Then publish the ebook with all the chapters, so you will have it in a single good well-bound presentation. And what a canopy!
Even when your weblog has an unbelievable cowl, the design of your ebook cowl can enhance marketability of your ebook. Purposeful design is at all times an possibility over the random header and weblog branding that takes place in your web site. Why not enhance the model with an ideal ebook cowl?
Plot your weblog for publication –
There is a secret to writing weblog posts for publication, and I will give it to you proper right here:
- Have a plan for every weblog publish.
- Create a top level view and add your weblog publish to a selected a part of the eBook doc.
- Refill your define with articles you write in your weblog.
- Submit your doc (the one the place you publish your entire weblog posts) to a publishing firm on-line – I exploit KDP Amazon, to publish my eBooks.
While you sit down to write down a weblog publish, if I’ve realized something by the years, from Jeff Herring, the content material man, it is the necessity to have a plan. Not solely ought to your weblog publish supply unbelievable worth to the reader, but it surely needs to be arrange in an organized approach so the reader acknowledges the worth of what they’re studying straight away. Do not lead readers astray – give them what they want.
Write with intent!