What Matters Now
What Matters Now by Seth Godin and others
Seth Godin’s latest book, which features essays by himself and a host of other brilliant minds is available for free. In What Matters Now, each essayist focuses on something that matters to them. Think of this as your assignment for the Holiday Break in an eBook.
- Seth Godin: Rethinking the Publishing Industry (personanondata.blogspot.com)
- Free Ebooks Can Help You Sell More (biztipsblog.com)
- Holiday Reading: Free eBooks and Good Blogs (balsamiq.com)
Videos for Technological and Media Literacy
80+ Videos for Tech. & Media Literacy
Over the past few years, this person has been collecting interesting Internet videos that would be appropriate for lessons and presentations, or personal research, related to technological and media literacy. Here are 70+ videos organized into various sub-categories. These videos are of varying quality, cross several genres, and are of varied suitability for classroom use.
HowTo Publish Your Own Book
From Mashable.com 6 Ways to Publish Your Own Book, March 1st, 2009 | by Shevonne Polastre60
Polastre is a freelance Technical Writer who assists companies and non-profits. She authors FreeAgentWriter, a blog about the technology world.
Online self-publishing services have given users the tools they need to create, publish and promote their work. These sites allow authors to bypass the process of finding an agent and pitching to publishing houses, a venture that can take months, if not years.
Here are six great sites that will help you publish your work, guaranteeing you a published book that can be sold via different outlets, such as Amazon.