Publishing via Lulu

published: Sun, 8-Oct-2006   |   updated: Sat, 6-Aug-2016
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Here are the articles I've written regarding publishing via Lulu.

Delphi Programming On Lulu

Almost let this one go by without commenting on it. Dr Bob (a.k.a. Bob Swart) has set up a Delphi Programming group on Lulu which lists all the Delphi books available there. Read more...

Six-month progress report on Lulu

It's been a couple of days short of six months since I made my book available for purchase on Lulu. Time for a quick retrospective. Read more...

Lulu, one month later

On Tuesday 3 October, I finally ticked the checkbox on Lulu that released the reprint of my book, The Tomes of Delphi: Algorithms and Data Structures. In the week following that event, I wrote three articles (one, two, three) describing the publishing process and how it went for me. Now that it's been a month, I'd like to make a couple more points. Read more..

Notes on publishing with Lulu (part 3)

Now that I've gone through the entire process of actually getting The Tomes of Delphi: Algorithms and Data Structures (ToDADS) republished and people are buying it and receiving it, it's time to consider the wider scope: getting even more people to buy it (cue evil I'm-taking-over-the-world laughter). Read more...

Way. Awesome.

This is fabulous. The Tomes of Delphi: Algorithms and Data Structures is not only number 617 on Lulu's all time sales rank after only 6 days, but... Read more...

Notes on publishing using Lulu (part 2)

Last time, I'd left you hanging on the verge of uploading my book-as-PDF to Lulu and continuing the publishing process. Read more...

Notes on publishing using Lulu (part 1)

Now that I've republished The Tomes of Delphi: Algorithms and Data Structures through Lulu, it's time to reflect a little on what the entire process was like. That way, if you are also thinking of writing a book and self-publishing it through a print-on-demand (POD) service, you'll have a better idea of what you can expect. Read more...

More On the ToDADS Reprint

Wow. I'm humbled. The messages of approval for the reprint have been flooding in, together with some inevitable questions, questions I should have anticipated and to which I should have prepared answers. Anyway, rather than reply to each correspondent individually, I think it'll be better if I reply to all the questions here. That way, everyone can get the same information at the same time. Read more...

ToDADS is for sale from Lulu

I am pleased, nay, excited, to let you know that The Tomes of Delphi: Algorithms and Data Structures is available for sale again. No longer do you have to pay well over the odds for a copy, you can get your very own, printed just for you when you order it, for a mere $25 plus shipping from Lulu. Read more...

Unteasing The Teaser

The secret project (now not so secret) moves on... (Updated: Thu 28-Sep-06)  Read more...

Teaser

I've been working on a secret project in my spare time... Read more...