Teaching online often seems to attract creative people to the role.
And due to the flexible nature of online English teaching…you can finally work on that creative project whilst bringing in an online income!
This is exactly what I did. My dream as a kid was always to be an author. So I didn't want to get a full-time job as it would leave me no time to write. That's why teaching online for DaDa (formerly DaDaABC) was perfect!
It allowed me to complete and publish my children's novel War Drum! Here it is:
So I thought I would write an article explaining how to write a book and how to publish a book for any online teachers out there seeking a project on the side whilst they teach online part-time.
What will you learn in this article:
- How to write a book
- How to publish a book
- How online teaching can allow you the time to do this
How to Write a Book?
So how to write the story in your mind? Or if you don't have a story in mind…how to you find the inspiration?
I'll walk you through exactly how I did it!
How to Write a Novel
How would you go about writing a book? Where would you even start?
So what was inspiring all of these relentless notes?
Staying Motivated for the Distance
So how did I force myself to sit at my desk and write for months on end?
The Number One Tip For Writing a Book
My Final Bits of Advice for How to Write a Book
- Read a lot of fascinating stuff.
- Watch a lot of fascinating things.
- Always keep your notepad with you.
- Don't be afraid to write your ideas down.
- Don't be afraid to share your ideas with people.
Wait a second…
…you might be asking now – ‘How did you get it published on Amazon?'
I can walk you through those steps right now!
How to Publish a Book
How to Self-Publish Your Novel on Amazon
Here are the 7 Steps to Self-Publish Your Book
Step 1: Print or Ebook?
Step 2: Set up a Createspace or KDP Account
Step 3: Formatting
Step 4: Cover design
Step 5: Upload to Createspace
War Drum Original
Click to see on Amazon.
War Drum Illustrated
Click to see on Amazon.
Matte or Glossy Cover?
White or Cream Paper?
Step 6: Upload to Kindle Direct Publishing
Step 7: Amazon Author Central Page
How teaching online can allow you the time for side-projects
The beauty of the job is it can be as many or as few hours as you wish and it earns you a very good part-time income from the comfort of your own home.
That's why it attracted people like me who wanted to focus on side projects outside of work…but still have enough money to eat!
So if you are a frustrated novelist, budding entrepreneur or even a musician working on an EP! DigiNo is here to help find you an income through online teaching.
Just click the image below!