Beginner's Guide To Successful Home-Based Publishing
Index
1
100 page mark, 33
13 point, 22, 37, 38
14 point, 24

2
20 point, 22, 23
24lb paper, 29, 40
2-column format, 21
2-sided, 28, 29, 52

3
30 point, 22

5
50 page mark, 33

7
7 P’s, 32

A
ability, 8, 10, 16, 27, 28, 30, 45
about the author, 46, 49, 59
academic setting, 16
academic style, 18
adjectives, 14
adverbs, 14
advertising, 29, 30, 31, 45, 47, 50, 51,
54, 57, 58, 59, 60, 70
analytical, 18
Anglo-Saxon type words, 13
angry, 10, 43, 62
Arial Black, 22, 23
Army Ranger, 32
assured, 32
Atlantic Monthly, 19
auction, 29, 34, 50
audience, 13, 14, 19, 26, 35, 46
author, 2
auto mark, 38

B
background, 21, 64
basics, 2
beginning writer, 28, 45
best offers, 34
bibliography, 37, 62
binding machine, 26, 27, 28, 31, 40, 41,
61, 70
Birmingham, AL, 15
book, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18,
19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30,
31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40,
41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 49, 50, 51,
52, 53, 54, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63,
64, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73
book costs, 29, 30, 31
Book Summary, 22, 26
books and videos, 28
boss, 10
brainstorm, 11, 20
breaks, 19, 23
Brother, 28, 29, 40, 52
Brother HL-5150D, 28, 40
Brother HL-5250DN, 28, 40
bullet lists, 22, 37
bullets and numbering, 23
busywork, 37, 53

C
captive audience, 26
card stock, 29, 40
Cat in the Hat, 13
CD, 28
centered, 24
challenge, 26
chapter, 9, 10, 12, 13, 19, 20, 21, 22,
26, 29, 31, 32, 36, 37, 41, 45, 46, 47,
53, 63, 64, 65, 66, 72, 73
cheapskate, 33, 34
clientele, 28
coach, 10, 11, 24, 37, 51, 66, 68, 73
Coach’s Guide To Sport Specific
Strength, 10, 42, 61, 74
cocky, 9
coincidences, 33
colleagues, 18
colon, 15
color cartridge, 29
color copier, 29
color laser printer, 29
columns, 22, 23, 38, 54, 57
comb bindings, 26, 29, 41, 52, 61, 70
comfortable reading, 16
comma use, 15
communicate, 34, 38
competition, 8
components, 20
computer, 19, 22, 23, 27, 30, 38, 39,
40, 45, 47, 59, 64, 65, 70
computer analysis, 19
confidence, 2
continually progressing, 36
continuous, 23
convey, 16, 19, 44
correspondence, 38
cost to headache ratio, 30
coward, 32
creative, 21
credit card, 29, 49
crock, 10
D
deal, 8, 13, 27, 29, 34, 39, 46, 49, 51,
52, 53, 59, 60, 62, 63, 66, 71
decipher, 19
defense, 11, 27, 32, 39, 42, 68, 69, 73
depression, 32
descriptors, 15
desire, 12
desktop, 31, 40
die on the vine, 31
digital recorder, 14
direct instructions, 15
discipline, 8, 10, 72
disconnected, 13, 14
distant, 13, 14, 15
distraction, 15, 44
distribute, 26, 60, 63
dollar, 8, 28, 29, 59, 63
double spaced, 18
Double Wing, 2, 10, 11, 15, 33, 36, 42,
67, 68
drawing boards, 11, 42
drill instructors, 32
drum unit, 29, 31, 61, 66, 70
duplex, 31
duplexing, 28, 52
DVD burning capability, 28, 65
DVD Express, 64, 65

E
EBay, 27, 28, 29, 30, 34, 37, 40, 42, 50,
51, 59, 64, 73
editor, 28, 44, 45, 69
efficient, 20, 37, 66
elaboration, 14, 21, 31
Eldredge, John, 74
emotion, 18
English teachers, 14, 44
equipment, 26, 27, 62, 64
escape, 33
established author, 28
Estill County High School, 35
experience, 14, 36, 65, 68, 72, 73

F
fancy words, 14
fat loss, 35, 68
Fat Loss Specific Weight Training, 31,
57
faulty logic, 11, 72
feelings, 18, 68
fees, 27, 31, 50, 70
Fellowes PB55, 28
figures, 24, 37, 53, 62, 64
finishing point, 36
fixed price, 29, 59
Flesch Readability Score, 7, 18, 19
football, 2, 8, 9, 10, 11, 23, 27, 31, 32,
35, 37, 39, 42, 60, 61, 62, 64, 66, 67,
68, 71
format, 8, 9, 14, 16, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23,
35, 37, 39
formatting, 22, 23, 27
formulas, 17, 18, 57, 58
forum, 50, 51, 67
Fox, Damon, 2
free, 29, 30, 32, 33, 34, 38, 40, 41, 46,
49, 58, 59, 72
free time, 32, 33
Free webs, 30
free website, 30, 49
full page graphics, 23
full price buyers, 34
funds, 29
future, 20, 32

G
GB, 28
get started, 9, 26, 28, 47
GHz, 28
goals, 8, 20, 35
good material, 20
good reviews, 14, 59
Google, 30, 50, 51, 59
gourmet meal, 32
grade level, 19, 20
grammatical errors, 15
guide, 8, 10, 21, 26, 32, 36, 42
Gunning Fog Index, 18, 19

H
hand-me-down, 40
hard copy, 39, 44, 45, 62, 70
hard work, 8, 10, 42, 73
heading 1, 22
heading 2, 22, 23
heading 3, 24, 37
headings, 9, 20, 21, 22, 37, 45
heart, 18
hell, 18
help people, 10, 11, 35, 42, 45, 51, 65
high school, 10, 14, 19, 43
hits per day, 27
hobbies, 11
hobby, 71
honest review, 11
how to, 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 18, 20, 30,
35, 38, 39, 40, 42, 46, 53, 58, 61, 63,
64, 65, 68, 71, 73
HTML code, 30
I
ignorance, 10
impersonal, 14, 18
in-column graphic, 23
incompetence, 10
inconsistency, 44
incorrect grammar, 15
incurred expense, 31
independent clauses, 15
information, 2, 9, 13, 14, 20, 22, 26, 28,
31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 39, 42, 44,
47, 49, 63, 66, 68, 71
injustices, 10
inkjet printer, 29, 40
intelligent, 19
interest, 8, 28, 51, 61
interests, 11
Internal Revenue Code, 13, 19
internet, 8, 26, 30, 37, 40, 42, 46, 47,
49, 51, 69
introduction, 32
IRS, 13, 29, 57, 70, 71
Irvine, KY, 15

J
junior high, 10

K
key sentence, 14
keyboard, 35
Kilgore, Lon, 2
King James Version of the Bible, 13
knowledge, 8, 11, 14, 35, 46, 51, 64, 65
Kueffel, Ken, 21

L
language, 8, 13, 14
laptop, 13, 27, 28, 30, 40, 41
laser printer, 29, 31
letter writing, 32
lockdown, 9
Lumpkin, Hugh, 2

M
manual, 8, 9, 11, 31, 33
margins, 21, 22
Marine Corps, 10, 32
Marines, 32, 65, 73
market, 8, 11, 26
masters, 16, 19
MB, 28
McAdams,  Robert, 2
McAdams, Rachel, 2
McAdams, Robert, 1, 2, 73
McAdams, Rusty, 2
measure, 11, 16
message board, 11, 26, 30, 50, 51, 67,
69, 70
message boards, 11, 30, 50, 51, 67, 69
Microsoft Word, 9, 21, 27, 42, 46, 49
miscellaneous costs, 29
misplaced, 15
mobile capability, 27
money, 8, 10, 11, 27, 28, 29, 30, 34, 35,
36, 42, 49, 51, 59, 61, 62, 63, 68, 71
money driven, 34
monthly costs, 31
morons, 11
motivate, 8, 9
motivating, 35
my story, 10

N
negative, 11, 73
new drawing, 24
newsletter, 28
non-possessive, 14
nuts and bolts, 20
nutshell, 18, 36

O
offense, 11, 15, 39, 42, 73
office, 40, 41, 52, 66, 69, 70
Office Max, 29, 40, 70
on the run, 20, 62
opinion, 11, 18, 73
organize, 31
outbid, 34, 50
overly wordy, 9
overview, 10, 21, 22, 36
overwhelm, 33
overwhelmed, 33

P
page setup, 21
pages, 2, 16, 18, 20, 21, 23, 26, 29, 30,
31, 33, 36, 38, 39, 40, 42, 43, 45, 46,
49, 51, 52, 54, 61, 62, 64, 72
paper, 8, 11, 20, 26, 27, 29, 31, 40, 41,
52, 53, 70, 73
paragraphs, 8, 15, 62
Paratrooper, 32
Parker, Gloria, 2
passion, 8, 12
Pay pal, 29, 30, 31, 49, 66, 67, 68, 73
payment, 29, 66, 68, 71
payoff, 27
peer-reviewed, 16
Pendlay, Glenn, 2
per book costs, 29, 31
personal correspondence, 38
personal emphasis, 14
personalized, 14
perspective, 13, 14, 63
physiological, 35
picky, 11
picture, 24, 50, 67
pissed, 21, 60, 72
pissed off, 60
place break, 23
plan, 16, 20, 28, 35, 57, 59, 68, 73
plan of attack, 20
planning, 28, 32
platoon, 32
point of view, 11, 12
positive reviews, 11
power cleans, 10
powerful, 16, 21, 33
price mobile, 34
printer, 26, 27, 28, 29, 31, 40, 45, 53,
60, 61, 66, 70, 71
printing, 26, 27, 40, 41, 45, 52, 53, 60,
61, 67, 73
productive, 33
proficient, 20, 53
profitable, 8
proof, 13, 14, 18, 38, 43, 44, 45
proofread, 39
proud, 36
publish, 8, 16, 26, 30, 60, 61, 63

Q
quack, 18
qualified, 10, 11
quicksand, 36
quit, 59

R
RAM, 28
rankings, 30
rating, 29, 34
rationalize, 28, 47
read, 8, 9, 11, 13, 14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 21,
26, 27, 32, 34, 35, 36, 38, 43, 44, 45,
50, 52, 62, 63, 67, 73
readability, 13, 14, 15, 18, 19, 20, 44
readability score tests, 20
reading, 9, 13, 16, 19, 21, 26, 27, 28,
36, 44, 60, 67, 73
real estate, 10, 31
reams, 29, 40
reasoning, 21, 35, 42
Reed, Jack, 9, 11, 13, 16, 21, 27, 28, 29,
30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 36, 38, 39, 42, 44,
46, 50, 53, 60, 61, 62, 63, 69, 70, 71
refinements, 39
re-organize, 31
repeat buyers, 11, 57
re-read, 13, 15, 36, 38, 44, 62, 73
research material, 16, 71
researching, 9, 35
return on investment, 27
reviews, 11, 14, 33, 34, 44, 59, 64, 66,
68, 72, 74
revise, 8, 18
rich language, 8, 14
Rippetoe, Mark, 2
role model, 35
Romantic words, 13
rough outline, 20
routed, 10, 30, 52, 59

S
sales, 11, 14, 26, 27, 29, 35, 40, 46, 50,
51, 52, 54, 57, 58, 59, 61, 62, 63, 64,
66, 67, 68, 70, 72
save your work, 23
search engine, 11, 30, 51, 59
search engines, 30, 51, 59
search-ability, 30
self publisher, 10, 42, 45, 46, 54, 70, 71
self publishing, 9, 14, 26, 42, 45, 53,
61, 67
sell, 2, 8, 11, 12, 15, 26, 27, 29, 30, 34,
42, 45, 47, 49, 50, 51, 52, 58, 59, 61,
63, 70, 71, 72
selling points, 44
semicolon use, 15
semicolons, 15
sentence, 13, 14, 15, 19, 44
sentence length, 13, 19
sentence structure, 13, 15
shameful, 32
shoestring budget, 27
side-step, 9
simple language, 8
Single Wing, 7, 10, 11, 21, 33, 36, 37,
52, 61
skill, 8, 24
sleep, 13, 35
small laptop, 27
smaller, 13, 19, 21, 38
smaller headings, 21
snipers, 50
sophisticated, 13
soup Nazi, 34
Special, 25
specific training, 10, 15
Speech Communications, 14
speeches, 14
spiff-ball, 14
spill it, 21
start-up costs, 31
steal, 34, 36, 60
strength, 2, 10, 11, 15, 18, 27, 35, 39, 64
stuffy, 14, 15, 18
style, 16, 18, 22, 23, 28, 37, 38
subdivisions, 38
subheadings, 20, 21, 22, 26, 37
succeeding, 11
successful, 10, 11, 36
survival, 32
syllables, 19

T
table of contents, 24, 37, 39, 44, 47, 53,
62
table of figures, 24, 37, 53, 62
talking, 11, 13, 14, 15, 19, 22, 28, 44,
46, 47, 50, 64, 65, 66, 73
tax benefit, 29, 70
teamwork, 8, 10
thankful, 36
The 20 Gap 4-4 Football Defense, 10,
27
The Double Wing Football Offense, 10,
42
The Gap-Man Pressure Football
Defense, 10, 11, 42, 74
The Single Wing Football Offense, 10
thesis, 16, 19
Times New Roman, 22, 24, 37, 38
tone, 13
toner cartridge, 29, 31, 40, 66
too cool for school, 36
Toshiba Satellite, 28, 40, 64
train of thought, 9, 44
training, 2
training methods, 15
transaction, 13, 29, 49, 66
transition, 23, 32, 46
trash, 11

U
underlined, 24
understandable, 13
unreadable, 15
uploading, 30
useful, 10

V
vertical jump, 16, 17, 18
video editing, 28, 65, 67
visible end, 36

W
Wall Street Journal, 19
Warren, Rick, 74
webpage, 11, 29, 30, 45, 46, 47, 49, 51,
53, 58, 59, 70
website, 2, 8, 11, 27, 28, 29, 30, 39, 40,
41, 46, 49, 53, 59, 64, 66, 67, 68, 69,
71, 73
weight training, 2
weightlifting, 2, 9, 64, 71
wholesome, 33, 35
window shopping, 9
Word, 9, 12, 21, 24, 27, 42, 45, 46, 47,
49
Word drawing tools, 24
word length, 13
word processing, 27
words, 8, 9, 13, 14, 15, 19, 21, 23, 38,
39, 44, 51, 59
worthless, 10, 34
write, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16,
18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28, 29,
30, 31, 33, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 41, 42,
43, 44, 45, 46, 54, 57, 61, 62, 63, 66,
67, 68, 70, 72, 73
writing, 2, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15,
16, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28,
30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 38, 41, 43,
44, 45, 49, 51, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 64,
65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 71, 72, 73
writing effectively, 8
writing environment, 26
www.adstech.com, 64, 74
www.amazon.com, 35
www.ask.com, 74
www.delphiforums.com, 50, 74
www.ebay.com, 30, 50, 74
www.freewebs.com, 30, 46, 47, 74
www.google.com, 50, 74
www.instantpublisher.com, 61, 74
www.paypal.com, 30, 47, 74
www.staples.com, 74
www.statcounter.com, 47, 74
www.tigerdirect.com, 74
www.usedlaptops.com, 28, 74
www.yahoo.com, 74

Y
Yahoo, 30, 51, 58, 59, 67
Yahoo-hosted, 30
your life, 10, 33, 35, 72