This detailed, illustrated guide will walk you step by step through the process of writing, formatting, illustrating, previewing, publishing and promoting your e-book. E-books are revolutionizing the world of publishing. It's just easier and less expensive to self-publish a digital version of your book than it is to get a print version on the market. You will have to do things other than writing, of course, but if you are a do-it-yourself author and motivated to do these other things, this guide is for you. You will learn how to write, format, illustrate, preview, publish and promote your e-book You will also learn that 1) Preparation is about quality -- doing things to give your readers your best writing in the best format, and 2) Promotion is about quantity -- doing things to compete with e-books like yours.