The Self Publishing
Formula Blog

The self publishing scene is ever-changing, ever-evolving. So are we. That’s why we’re putting together the best content from writers all across the community. Opinion editorials; news roundups; podcast companion pieces. We all have a voice - let’s hear it.

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The SPF Blog is updated regularly with everything from guides on how to increase your productivity to articles on the importance of a word count. Some of it will inform; some of it will entertain. Some might even do both. Scroll down and join the discussion.

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Friday, November 08, 2019
What is NaNoWriMo? Here are some tips to "win" it.
Wednesday, November 06, 2019
Entrepreneur runs a how-to piece on self-publishing, LJ Ross sets up a publishing imprint, and Margaret Atwood passingly mentions self-publishing.
Friday, November 01, 2019
Websites don't have to be tough. Here's how to keep them simple.
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
How to make a living from your writing, ghostwriting is on the rise, and a list of new SP books.
Friday, October 25, 2019
Whether you're writing about something sensitive or jumping across genres – here's why you might want a pen name.
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Two literary prizes are awarded – the Kindle Storyteller award, and the Man Booker Prize.
Friday, October 18, 2019
From building characters to creating contrast.
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Kobo Writing Life now accepts self-published audiobooks, and how to make the most of your Kindle keywords.