Publishing

  • iDictate.com will transcribe your audio programs for 1.25 cents per word and up.
  • Free Graphic Tools:
    • Instant Banner Creator Very cool!
    • eBook Cover Creator – Free 3D book cover converter- way cool!
    • Paint.net – Free photo and graphics editing software- very good
    • EZThumbnails – great for resizing photos and graphics
    • Gimp – Powerful graphic design program available for most operating systems.
    • Gimpshop – Open source substitute for Photoshop.
    • Photoplus – More free graphic software.
    • Pixia – Another free graphic design program.
    • WebResizer – Free online resource for modifying photos and graphics for the web.
  • DeskPDF: Create PDF documents for e-books, etc, affordably. Inexpnsive alternative to Adobe Acrobat.
  • FormatIt Formatting Utility; Automatically format your text before pasting into newsletter or autoresponder to prevent line wrapping control characters per line.
  • ClickBook: Easily create a booklet, poster, flyer, business card, banners, bookmarks, etc.
  • URLcut.com: Free resource for converting long affiliate URLs to shorter versions that won’t get broken in your text e-mail broadcasts and e-zines. Great feature- you can choose your own URL!
  • Writers.net – Find publisher, editor, agent for your book project.
  • Free Doodlelab Online Publishing Applications:
  • Cover Factory software free to download and try for do-it-yourself e-book covers, graphic representations of your newsletter, audio program, etc. Converts to 3D images as well!