While the publishing industry is not going to die anytime soon, the ability to self publish books is quickly becoming a disruptive force that is opening up a world of opportunity to people. However, it’s not as simple as slapping together a PDF, designing a cover in Microsoft paint and throwing something up on Amazon. Author informationSrinivas RaoSrinivas is the host and co-founder of BlogcastFM, a show where he’s interviewed over 300 bloggers,authors and entrepreneurs. He’s also the author of The Skool of Life, where he writes about the things you should have learned in school but never did. The post Essential Elements of a Successful Self Published Book appeared first on Search Engine Journal.