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BAIPA | Best Practices with KDP and IngramSpark

Hosted/Organized by: Bay Area Independent Publishers Association

Speaker: Ruth Schwartz, Book Midwife and Self-Publishing Consultant

How to get the most self-publishing juice out of using both KDP and IngramSpark efficiently and in the right order.

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MORNING PRESENTATION: Best Practices with KDP and IngramSpark—An Overview

With all of the changes with CreateSpace closing down and KDP now incorporating both print and Kindle edition publishing, there are a number of things to watch out for as well as the best practices for setting up your book on KDP. And then there are some key issues to take into account with IngramSpark.

Even if you are just starting this process, you will hear about the basics of getting started on your self-publishing path.

AFTERNOON WORKSHOP: Diving Deeper into KDP and IngramSpark

In the afternoon session, Ruth will walk you through, step-by-step, how to set a book up with both KDP and IngramSpark, as well as allowing for an extended Q&A segment so that you get your questions answered.