I did say I would put up the links I had mentioned in my talk:
Kindle Direct for self-publishing on the kindle platform
Create Space the print-on-demand Amazon option for self-publishing
Smashwords ebook publishing for authors and independent publishers
The Emerging Writer's Festival Do go next year!
Cursor and when you properly understand what Richard is doing do please let me know
Red Lemonade one of Richard/Cursor's first publishing ventures
A blog to follow about how publishing is changing:
If you are interested in what is happening in the publishing industry in a little more detail then two conferences worth following the buzz on are
And if I did not actually say it in these words: Public success as a writer for most writers is now 1% inspiration and 99% self-promotion and publicity. So don't be shy. The few who do it successfully work hard and spend a lot of time doing it - the promotion (as well as the writing).