There are some superfab resources for writers on the Yellow Brick Road to Indie Epublishing Oz.

To maximize your time and effort, and to hopefully help you avoid the flying monkeys and/or apple-hurling trees, here are a few of our WG2E Faves to get you started:

Ebook Formatting

52 Novels (Rob and Amy Siders)

Ebook Cover Design

Laura Morrigan

Freelance Editing

Meghan Ward

Proofreading and Copyediting

iProofreadAndMore (Alicia Street)


Indie Epublishing Blogs:

Bob Mayer’s Write It Forward

Joe Konrath’s A Newbie’s Guide to Publishing

David Gaughran’s Let’s Get Digital

Dean Wesley Smith’s Blog

The Passive Voice

Mark Coker’s Smashwords Blog


Favorite Ereader-Centric Blogs


ENT (Ereader News Today)

KND (Kindle Nation Daily)

Cheap e-Reads

PoI (Pixel of Ink)

The Frugal eReader

Indie Books List


Ereading Technology Blogs

Bufo Calvin’s I Love My Kindle (ILMK)



My Go-To Social Media Queen

Kristen Lamb


My Go-To Marketing Guru

Seth Godin


Tax Preparation for Indie Epub Authors

Alison Pensy