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Level 5 Level 5 (25,495 points)
Member Since:
Aug 22, 2008
Last Logged In:
Jul 22, 2017 12:43 PM
Country:
United States
Primary creative media:
Books
Other areas of expertise:
Project Management
My Website:
http://Lighthouse24.com
Bio:
Lighthouse24 is a business consultant, trainer, and publishing services provider (cover design, book page layout, formatting, Word doc and PDF troubleshooting, PDF preflight, PDF modification/repurposing and more) with 25+ years of print/publishing industry experience.

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Lighthouse24 replied to New to publishing and confused

"My suggestion is that if you intend to be in the business of publishing books, then it is best to register your publishing enterprise/imprin"

in Introduce Yourself - 2 replies
1 day ago
Lighthouse24 replied to Marketing vs. Publicity

"beetles_bub wrote: The only reason I ponder this is I've been checking out various websites considering how best to market my book and they"

in Marketing - 13 replies
1 day ago
Lighthouse24 replied to KDP : Should I Ir Shouldn't I

"KDP is the most direct path to Amazon for an ebook in Kindle format. I don't use KDP for anything other than that."

in Introduce Yourself - 3 replies
3 days ago
Lighthouse24 replied to Printer variance? My fault? - colors on cover.

"Without analyzing both PDF files, this is impossible to answer. It could be either, or even some of both.   If you open both files side-by"

in Formatting - 7 replies
3 days ago
Lighthouse24 replied to How to write a riveting memoir?

"It's important to recognize the distinction between a memoir and an autobiography. You probably know that already, but I mention it because"

in Introduce Yourself - 4 replies
3 days ago
Lighthouse24 replied to Can you publish a book about a tv show?

"Yes, it's possible to publish the book without permission, but there's also a good possibility that you'd be sued.   If the TV show you ha"

in Create - 2 replies
3 days ago
Lighthouse24 replied to Shipment arrived: 1 book looks great, 9  are mud. Now what?

"ideabasket wrote: Anyone else have experience with this, and could give advice on who to contact and what to say? Use the gray "Contact S"

in Book Cover File Formatting - 5 replies
5 days ago
Lighthouse24 replied to Formatting a file before uploading

"Adding to lipmag's response, the Word document formats are proprietary and not portable across versions or platforms, so when CreateSpace op"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 4 replies
5 days ago
Lighthouse24 replied to Latest info re: putting 'own ISBN' on book cover

"R.C. wrote: I don't know if they are replacing only those with issues or perhaps only those that are reviewed by specific reviewers... I'd"

in Formatting - 28 replies
6 days ago
Lighthouse24 replied to Sales Tax Surprise

"There are about 14 million single-owner, home-based businesses in the USA that are registered to collect and remit state sales tax, and they"

in CreateSpace Central - 19 replies
6 days ago
Lighthouse24 replied to Latest info re: putting 'own ISBN' on book cover

"reffort wrote: The major change to the May revision is that customer-supplied bar codes are no longer specifically accommodated: the section"

in Formatting - 28 replies
6 days ago
Lighthouse24 replied to Latest info re: putting 'own ISBN' on book cover

"Dragonish wrote: Questions: Can I still use my own ISBN with Createspace? Can I still generate my own barcode and put on the cover?"

in Formatting - 28 replies
6 days ago
Lighthouse24 replied to Sales Tax Surprise

"a-h-k wrote: For instance, Amazon recently opened a warehouse to fulfill some orders in my state. In fulfilling any order in my state, they"

in CreateSpace Central - 19 replies
1 week ago
Lighthouse24 replied to Sales Tax Surprise

"a-h-k wrote: In my state... sales tax applies based on the location of the sales transaction and not the location at which the merchandise"

in CreateSpace Central - 19 replies
1 week ago
Lighthouse24 replied to Sales Tax Surprise

"a-h-k wrote: Sales and use taxes are types of excise taxes. Again, I disagree. Excise taxes are levied on the producers or merchants of s"

in CreateSpace Central - 19 replies
1 week ago

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