Create an Outline

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Planning Your Book and other Self Publishing topics.

Do I really need to create an outline?

Create an Outline

The best way to begin writing the book you will self-publish is to create an outline. Once you know the topic you will write about, sit down and create an outline with sample chapter titles, and notes on what each chapter will contain. When you make an outline, you can begin to see how your book will take shape, and begin to shift things around to make it more coherent and flow more effectively for the reader.

*Making an outline may take time, but your book will be better prepared in the end.



Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.


URL: (optional)


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Self Publishing Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!

Guru Spotlight
Linda Handiak