If you have checked the news recently, you have probably heard stories of people who have made a respectable amount of money by publishing their own e-books. Getting started as a self-publisher is not that difficult. You can find a lot of useful information on the Internet. These 5 books can teach you a thing or two as well:
How to Write & Sell Simple Information for Fun and Profit: shows you how to get started with publishing your own informational product. It teaches you how to get your feet wet with researching and writing.
ProBlogger: a must read book for bloggers and self-publishers. This book covers some of the ways you can monetize your work online. It can help you choose a blog topic, analyze the market, set up a blog, and get your feet wet in this business.
How to Market and Sell Your eBook: so you have written your e-book but don’t know how to get the word out? Maybe you don’t know what to write about. This inspirational book can give you some ideas.
How I Sold 1 Million eBooks in 5 Months: not everyone can sell a million copies of his/her ebook. This book includes some useful tips to get you on the right track though.
The Indie Author Guide: a powerful guide for beginners that shows them how to develop a brand, design a book cover, and publish content through multiple channels.
If you are planning to publish your own e-book some time in the future, the above self-publishing guides are well worth reading. Please share your suggestions.