How to Self-Publish Using CreateSpace

  • January 15, 2013 · 6:00 PM
  • The Meeting Place

How to Self-Publish Using CreateSpace

Do you have a book in you would love to bring to market? Or are you ready to launch your book?

Wondering how to have your books printed without it costing you and arm and a leg?

Whether you already have self-published or desire to publish in the future, you’ll be amazed at how easy it is to now have books printed on demand taking away the risk involved with traditional book printing options.

Come learn exactly how CreateSpace has revolutionized self-publishing and why you should know about them … and how to get started.  You will be led step-by-step through the process in this workshop!

CreateSpace is an online platform (affiliated with Amazon) that provides tools and services to publish your book, CD, and DVD while making them available to millions of potential buyers.

While other self-publishing companies exist (i.e. iUniverse, Lulu, Authorhouse, Tate, xlibris.com, BRIOPrint, InstantPublisher, etc.), their costs for print-on-demand services and publishing are likely significantly higher than CreateSpace. Moreover, authors using CreateSpace receive up to 70% royalties in ALL of Amazon’s markets (US, Europe, India, etc.) and have the option to convert their book to Kindle and listed on Amazon for FREE!


In this workshop, we will:

• Step by step, learn everything there is to know about CreateSpace and how to publish your book w/ no upfront investment
• Upload a sample Word/Pdf book and CD/DVD (both music and video) into CreateSpace
• Upload a sample cover image
• Create a cover image utilizing CreateSpace’s FREE layout/design service
• Assign our own ISBN number, approve and then order a proof
• List our new product on Amazon
• Determine pricing, royalty, and marketing options
• Convert our book to a Kindle Ebook
• Create an ‘Authors Profile’ on both CreateSpace and Amazon
• Learn how to benefit from FREE PROMOTION DAYS where you are allowed to select 5 days of free Kindle downloads for marketing purposes
• Q & A


This is a 2-hour hands-on, information packed workshop!
Workshop Fee: $35.00

Location: The Meeting Place
350 Raleigh Street
Holly Springs, NC 27540

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  • Anthony W. D.

    The meeting/class was awesome! The instructor was great and the content was well worth the money!

    January 17, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I got my money's worth. Very timely presentation!

    January 15, 2013

  • Kevin Snyder, E.

    Please plan on bringing your laptop, however that is not required. I will have a step-by-step handout also provided for you. Also, if you have any specific questions and desired outcomes (not listed above), please send me an email so I can address your questions! We want the workshop to be as informative as possible!!
    -Kevin

    January 11, 2013

  • Kevin Snyder, E.

    I also wanted to let everyone know that this workshop WILL BE RECORDED as a Webinar! If you cannot attend but would like to still receive the information, whether you want to watch it live or view for later, please let myself and/or Christine know!

    January 10, 2013

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