Self Publishing costs nothing

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Self publishing costs nothing

by JOANNA PENN on MARCH 21, 2009
BooksA number of people have asked me “How much does self-publishing cost?”, so this post will clear that up. It may be controversial! Please do post comments if you disagree or have questions.
Answer 1: It costs nothing
Write book: $0 (but lots of time)
Edit book: $0 Friend who is an English teacher
Proof-read book: $0 Friends and colleagues found on Twitter
Cover design: $0 Royalty free or own photos and text only made into a .jpg on Microsoft Publisher
Typeset book: $0 done by self on Microsoft Word
Publish book: Published as an Ebook on Smashwords for free and up for sale for US$4.99. Now for sale on the iPhone.
Or it costs $10 for the print version:

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