How To Get Your Book Ready For Publishing - Guide to Rewriting, Revising and Editing Your Manuscript | David ✏ Ault | Skillshare

How To Get Your Book Ready For Publishing - Guide to Rewriting, Revising and Editing Your Manuscript

David ✏ Ault, Merch Motivated

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4 Lessons (23m)
    • 1. An Introduction to the Class

    • 2. Polishing Your Manuscript - A Look at Rewriting and Revising Your First Draft

    • 3. Editing Your Book So It is Ready For Publishing

    • 4. What Next?


About This Class


I would like to welcome you to this Skillshare class, which will show you How To Get Your Book Ready For Publishing Through the Rewriting, Revising and Editing of Your Manuscript.

The class is actually the second module of a series of classes, which takes a look at the Four different investments a writer should make in order to give themselves the best chance possible of becoming a successful self-published author

And in this particular class, you will learn:

  • How to rewrite your first draft
  • The rules of writing
  • The elements of a story
  • The importance of editing

And you will also learn about:

  • How to self-edit your book 
  • Substantive editing 
  • Copy editing 
  • Proofreading 
  • What you can do if you can't afford an editor

So why not enrol in this class today and learn the different stages of rewriting, revising and editing your book, so that you can Transform your first draft into a finished product, ready to be published.

And if you have not yet taken my Writing Productivity Masterclass then I highly recommend you do so, as the next step after completing this particular class.





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David ✏ Ault

Merch Motivated

Currently, on the How To Publish An eBook website, I am giving away a FREE online course for anyone who is interested in making a living (or at least a part-time income) from self-publishing.

I also teach classes about course creation, online learning platforms and teaching, and recently, I launched the Writer Teacher Facebook Group as a place where self-published authors and online teachers can hang out to discuss how to make a significant income from your writing throu...

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