Self-publishing Kindle eBooks on Amazon KDP 2: Word Formatting Part 1

Brian Jackson, Author/Publisher/Educator

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5 Videos (14m)
    • Why Use Microsoft Word?

    • Displaying Formatting Characters

    • Displaying Formatting Characters

    • Formatting the Document Pt. 1: Modifying the Normal and Header 1 Styles

    • Formatting the Document Pt. 2: Applying the Styles


About This Class

Self-publishing Kindle eBooks on Amazon KDP 2: Word Formatting Part 1

In this, the second class in the Self-publishing Kindle eBooks on Amazon series, you'll learn how to format your manuscript using Microsoft Word for publication on Amazon Kindle. This is the first of a pair of classes dealing with formatting for publishing on Amazon Kindle, the final half of the class series  being how to actually publish your book through the Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) web based interface.

I'd recommend that you pause the class after each lesson in order to perform the task just described using your own manuscript. By the time you finish the class series you'll have a formatted manuscript.

Ask questions in the Community if you get stuck.

Best of luck and I'll see you in the classroom,






Brian Jackson


Born in Los Angeles in the middle of the last century, I have always wanted to be a writer. After twenty-five some odd years spent working in the computer industry in the heart of the Silicon Valley, first for Lockheed as a Systems Programmer and later for Cisco Systems as a test tool developer, I managed to retire early and begin my next career as a self-published author.

Along with writing and publishing my own novels I also publish the works of my wife, Melanie Jackson. During the p...

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