Do you want to publish a book?

Everybody wants to write a book. When you finish writing, how do you get published? The quickest and smartest way to get your work out to the world is to DYI-do it yourself!

"Self-publish like a Pro" teaches you step-by-step how to create a book project on Amazon and Lulu from scratch. Each video tutorial and slide illustrates the information you need and what you must do to go from a blank page to a physical book in your hands.

Learn from an English instructor and editor who has self-published over 14 books on a variety of topics from grammar to Christian dating. With lifetime access to these materials, you can potentially turn your new skills into a profitable side-hustle. So, let's get started!

Proofreading Power Training
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What You Get

As an individual (single user) taking this class for professional development, you have full lifetime access to these class materials. Business professionals or employees taking this class for training purposes have pre-determined days of access to complete the course, in accordance with group enrollment procedures.

  • Video Lessons

  • Lecture Slides & Quizzes

  • 21 Days expiry, 24/7 Access

  • Certificate of Completion

Course Curriculum

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  • 2

    Write Your Book

    • Video: Write Your Book

    • Slides: Write Your Book

  • 3

    Edit Your Book

    • Video: Edit Your Book

    • Slides: Edit Your Book

  • 4

    Formatting Your Book

    • Video: Formatting Overview

    • Slides: Formatting Overview

    • Slides: Back Matter

  • 5

    Interior Formatting

    • Video: Interior Formatting

    • Slides: Interior Formatting

    • Download: MS Word Templates

    • Video: Blank Pages

    • Video: Creating Your PDF

    • Video: Avoid Fuzzy Images

  • 6

    Knowledge Check

    • Quiz: Self-publishing

  • 7

    Book Business Details

    • Video: Book Business

    • Slide: Book Business

  • 8

    Your Book Cover

    • Video: Book Cover Overview

    • PDF: Amazon Cover Templates

    • Video: Creating Your Cover

    • Video: Saving Your Cover

    • Examples: Amazon Covers

  • 9

    Lulu Book Cover

    • Video: Lulu Cover

    • Examples: Lulu Covers

  • 10

    Upload Your Book

    • Slides: Amazon Upload

    • Slides: Lulu Upload

  • 11

    Marketing Essentials

    • Video: Marketing Essentials

    • Slides: Marketing Essentials

    • Quiz #2: Self-publishing

  • 12

    Before You Finish


  • Why are there no refunds?

    Our courses have taken copious amounts of time, soul energy and personal finances to build. We are confident that all of our courses deliver the exact instruction you need to improve your writing skills. Please take our low-cost introductory class, "Grammar Essentials Jump-start" to get a good feel for the value you receive at such affordable prices. You will not be disappointed!

  • Do you offer any other classes?

    Yes! We offer a variety of grammar, writing, public speaking and grant writing classes for all levels of student in a convenient online format. Click "All Courses" above on this page, or head to

Pricing options

For individual users only, not groups.

Your Instructor

Ashan R. Hampton

Instructor Bio

Ashan R. Hampton has worked as an English instructor in higher education for over 20 years. She is a proud graduate of the Donaghey Scholars Program at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock under the direction of Dr. C. Earl Ramsey, Emeritus. With her doctoral studies on hold, Ashan has found success in online education. She produces and teaches original writing and grammar courses for global audiences. She is also a published author and has recently released the following grammar and proofreading books: 1) "Grammar Essentials for Proofreading, Copyediting & Business Writing,"  2) "Proofreading Power: Skills & Drills," and 3) "Adult Learner Grammar Essentials," now available on Amazon and other popular booksellers. All book titles and ordering information are posted on her website at: