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Do you present with printed slides? What if your slides were the size of your paper?

PowerPoint Tips

I’ve often been surprised at how many people create PowerPoint slides to print. Here are a couple of examples: Venture capitalist pitch: Sometimes these are projected, but they are often printed and handed out to the venture capitalists around the table.

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What you miss when you print slides using the default settings

PowerPoint Tips

By default, when you print a presentation, it does not print in high quality. Perspective and soft shadows on shapes and text don’t print unless you change the print setting to high quality. What you see when you print. In 2007, the Print dialog box opens.

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Do e-book sales cannibalize print sales?

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Do e-book sales cannibalize print sales? Freelance Writing - General Marketing Your Services My Books Self-Publishing & Print On Demand creating e-books creating e-pubs e-books Kindle books sales of e-booksFind out what Paul Lima has experienced.

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Print on Demand blog posts and video trailer

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Print on Demand blog posts and video trailer now available online. Self-Publishing & Print On Demand POD print on demand self-publishing

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Workshop: Getting Your Book to Market Using Print on Demand (Kitchener)

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Self-Publishing & Print On Demand Workshops, Seminars & Online Courses Paul Lima print on demand workshopThis workshop will define POD, spell out how POD works, reveal the author’s responsibility (other than writing the book) and discuss the steps authors can take to prepare books. The workshop will also look at what various POD companies do (for you) at what price, and outline the kind of distribution you can expect from POD companies. Workshop will be held in Kitchener.).

Yin and Yang of (self)Publishing & Print on Demand (POD)

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

If you are interested in self-publishing or POD (print on demand), you might find the following three videos on "The Yin and Yang of (self)Publishing" of interest. Self-Publishing & Print On Demand Paul Lima POD

Guest post: My Path to Print On Demand Poetry

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Poet uses print on demand to publish her poetry and raise funds for UNICEF. Self-Publishing & Print On Demand Heather Grace Stewart poetry and print on demand print on demand

Seminar: How to Self-publish and Market your Print on Demand and e-Book

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Seminar: How to Self-publish and Market your Print on Demand and e-Book. 27 in Toronto. Workshops, Seminars & Online Courses

Get your Book in Print Without Going Broke

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My book design company showed their true colors when we had a problem with a print run of my workbook. But at some point, you just to say “this will be good enough for now” If you continue to stress about each word, you will never get your book into print.

Print-on-Demand (POD) for Beginners seminar (Toronto; Nov. 12)

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

The Editors’ Association of Canada is sponsoring a Print-on-Demand (POD) for Beginners conduct by yours truly. This Print on Demand (POD) workshop covers a variety of topics related to self-publishing and marketing your books, including: - POD defined - Difference between POD, vanity publishing, and vanity POD - Importance of targeting your audience (before you write) - POD companies/options - Specific [.].

[Podcast] Taking Your Book from Idea to Print: A Process for Getting it Done with Sam Horn

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The post [Podcast] Taking Your Book from Idea to Print: A Process for Getting it Done with Sam Horn appeared first on Jane Atkinson. A huge part of writing a book is getting your ideas down on paper.

[Podcast] From Presentation to Print with Clint Greenleaf

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The post [Podcast] From Presentation to Print with Clint Greenleaf appeared first on Jane Atkinson. You’ve finally written that book that you’ve worked on for so long! Ok, now what? Where do you go to get it published? Who handles publicity? What about book distribution? From traditional publishing, to self-publishing, to hybrid publishing, you do have options. Clint Greenleaf is an author and founder of Greenleaf Book Group. Clint visits […].

Create a PowerPoint handout from selected slides

PowerPoint Tips

A subscriber ask me how she could create a printed handout that contains only some of the slides in the presentation. Choose File> Print. In the Settings area, the first item will say Print All Slides. Enter the slides that you want to print. Click Print.

THE SOCIAL MEDIA MONTHLY: Print publication for web-based/mobile era

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

THE SOCIAL MEDIA MONTHLY , published by Cool Blue Company, is a new print periodical focused on the evolution of social media. That   I bellied up at the check-out to bring a new print buddy home.

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Introduction to “Produce, Price and Promote Your Self-Published Fiction or Non-fiction Book and eBook”

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My Books Self-Publishing & Print On Demand POD print on demand self-publishing I presume you are reading this book because you have written a book, or are writing a book or plan to write a book, and are thinking of self-publishing it. Or you have written a book and have been shopping it around but have not landed an agent or publisher, and are now thinking of self-publishing it.

When the Economist acknowledges Print on Demand, you know it’s taking off

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The boom in printing on demand Just press print; new technology promises to prolong the life of the book ESPRESSO might seem an odd name for a bookmaking machine. But the wardrobe-sized apparatus at Blackwell, a bookstore in central London, and 30 other locations worldwide can print a paperback in about the time it takes to make [.]. Tags: Self-Publishing & Print On Demand print on demand

One Writer’s Tale of Self-Publishing

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

The number of self-published print and e-books continue to grow exponentially while the number of books issued by traditional publishers declines. This trend is being fostered by both independent authors and the new wave of print on demand (POD) publishers who publish books for would-be authors lacking the technical skills to otherwise self-publish. They print books one at a time, when they are ordered by consumers or authors, and ship e-books as they are ordered.

5 Questions to ask before you start to write your non-fiction book

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My Books Self-Publishing & Print On Demand books by Paul Lima how to write a non-fiction book in 60 days how to write non-fiction book non-fiction book planning to write non-fiction bookA friend of mine told me he was starting to write a non-fiction book. I congratulated him and asked, “Have you answered your who, what, where, when and why yet?”. I suggested that he take a look at the W5, from the perspective of thinking about and planning his book, before he started to write.

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POD authors go Kindle, ePub: Here’s a bit of a primer

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Now that I've published 6 Amazon Kindle books, a few people have asked me when I'll be updating my Print on demand: Self-publishing getting started primer to include a section on e-books, particularly Kindle and ePub books. Freelance Writing - General Self-Publishing & Print On Demand creating ePub creating Kindle ePub Kindle POD print on deman

Media with Print Legacy Continue to Struggle

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The reason given is the usual: The media company is struggling with the shift from print to digital. ATL had the advantage of not being burdened by the expensive procedures of print media. It is a sad time for employees at ALM.

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PowerPoint to PDF – Borderless PDF Printing with Mac OS

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The documents printed in PowerPoint may wear an unwanted white border space or margin unless we configure the proper page size and scale options. Method #1 – Print PDF from Microsoft PowerPoint Print Dialog. Borderless Export Images PDF PowerPoint to PDF Printing

Podcast: Is Print Dead?

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Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter Home About Contact Us Current Programs Inner Circle Newsletter Products 20 Presentation Skills That Kill: Audio CDSeminar Social Media and Public Relations: Audio Task Oriented Teams: Audio CDSeminar What We Do Podcast: Is Print Dead?

How to Print PowerPoint Slides with Notes

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Before a PowerPoint presentation is to commence, you might be willing to print out your slides for review or to aid you during your presentation. Moreover, if you have speaker notes added to those slides, you might want to have your notes handy with the printed slides.

Make sure your book title is Amazon “SEO” friendly

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Self-Publishing & Print On Demand SEOI can’t believe how How To Write A Non-fiction Book In 60 Days and several other of my books on writing and freelance writing continue to sell well on Amazon – in the US and the UK, especially as Kindles. I am doing no promotion, other than the odd tweet and blog post, and the [.].

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The writer who made millions by self-publishing online

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Self-Publishing & Print On Demand POD print on demand self-publishingIn "20 months Hocking has sold 1.5m books and made $2.5m". all through self-publishing! Disbelief! But true.

Newspaper Business, both print/digital - Dead

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's not only print. Ads are being bought on Facebook and Google. Not newspapers. And even when they are placed on newspapers there are those ad-blockers. During the past six years, reports Michael Wolff in USA Today , the newspaper industry has shrunk by half in the U.S.

Book selling milestone reached today

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Just minutes ago, I sold my 1500th print on demand (POD) book through Lulu.com, an online POD sales and fulfillment company. Self-Publishing & Print On Demand Lightening Source Lulu print on demandI'm just shy of 3,000 books sold overall through all sources.

Book marketing hints and tips to help you sell your published or self-published book

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Marketing Your Services My Books Self-Publishing & Print On Demand POD promoting books self-publisingUsing the book marketing hints and tips in this blog post won't guarantee that your book will become a best seller or that you will sell boxes of books. However, not using the book marketing hints and tips in this blog post all but guarantees that you will not sell any, or will only sell a few, books.

Teleseminar: Magcloud - magazine printing on demand

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Back in August 2008 I wrote a long review of the Magcloud print-on-demand publishing solution from HP Labs. Back in August 2008 I wrote a long review of the Magcloud print-on-demand publishing solution from HP Labs. The teleseminar covered three areas: A background on printing on demand for magazine publishers The mechanics of producing your own magazine for free Some examples and my own experience of the time and effort involved.

[Podcast] How to Get Your Book In Print with Robert Mackwood

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Are you wondering how to get your book into print? Of course, editing, book design, printing, getting your book into stores, it can be a massive undertaking. The post [Podcast] How to Get Your Book In Print with Robert Mackwood appeared first on Jane Atkinson. There’s a lot more that goes into publishing a book than the actual writing part. Robert Mackwood has spent over 30 years in the publishing business and now […].

Print Publications - When They Provided Props For Executive Branding

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In print days, those offices usually had prominently displayed copies of prestigious publications. As speechwriters and ghostwriters, we had spent plenty of time in executive offices. The business ones were The Wall Street Journal and Harvard Business Review.

THE ATLANTIC: How much longer in print

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

On the one hand, Bradley voiced pessimism about the future of print versus digital.    On the other hand, he noted that THE ATLANTIC's print edition was doing well. As many of us know, THE ATLANTIC is both in print and in digital. 

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E-book give-away summer social media contest

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Freelance Writing - General My Books Self-Publishing & Print On Demand business writing book freelance writing books summer book contestYou can win a PDF or Kindle version of any one of my dozen books or short reports. The contest is easy to enter, if you are using any form of social media, such as Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, a blog, and so on.

Print: Economics of infrastructure

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Arthur Sulzberger conceded that eventually the flagship THE NEW YORK TIMES will no longer be produced in print.      Not that we didn't anticipate that but that a leader in media has admitted that print is over.   Media can no longer support the cost of the infrastructure that print requires.  It's official.    At the New York Times Inc.,

Do e-book sales cannibalize print sales?

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

For most of my books, my monthly e-book sales now equal, and often exceed, my print book sales. A fellow author asked me if I felt my e-book sales were cannibalizing my print book sales, i.e., if I was simply selling as many books as I would have sold if I had only print books (no e-books) available. Meanwhile, sales for print books that are not available in e-format climb slowly (steadily, but slowly); they never spike the way sales for books available in e-format do.

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Post-Print Laggards

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Don't publish a book, at least not a traditional print one.  Have a message, story to tell, need to develop new business, and/or desire for fame and fortune?    In most cases, that will get you little or even negative worth as you fork out money to a ghostwriter, promoter, launch party, and maybe self-publishing house like iUiverse.com. 

SEO in non-fiction book titles can boost sales

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

I can’t believe how well How to Write a Non-fiction Book in 60 Days and several other of my books on writing and freelance writing continue to sell on Amazon, in the US and the UK, as print and Kindle books. I suspect 70% of my print online bookstore sales, and even more of my Kindle and e-Pub sales, are the direct result of searches conducted in Amazon and Chapters. Uncategorized print on demand Self-publishing SEO

Print on Demand and traditional publishing converging, but…

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Print on Demand and traditional publishing are converging, but serious POD authors feel they don’t get the respect they deserve. Tags: Self-Publishing & Print On Demand print on demand I find it ironic because I know a number of authors who have been published by traditional publishers, and they feel the same way. Let’s face it, we all want to be best sellers. Until we [.].

Print WSJ Not Delivered: Sign of Snowy Northeast Times

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  For the first time since I subscribed to the print edition of The Wall Street Journal, it wasn't pushed under the door into my New Haven, Connecticut apartment. The powers that be at Dow Jones must have declared this particular storm a crisis.