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Welcome to the Lulu Forums

To join our peer-to-peer support community, please register, create a user ID, and complete your profile so we know who you are. You can then join a conversation or start one of your own to share tips and tricks, ask questions, announce the release of your latest remarkable work, make new friends with similar interests, and submit ideas to make Lulu even better.

How to Post in the Lulu Forums

All visitors have access to browse, read, and search our community forums; however, if you wish to initiate a discussion, participate in an existing discussion, ask a question, or announce the release of your latest work, you must be logged into your Lulu account.

To start a new thread, select the appropriate forum from the list below by clicking on the forum name. The descriptions will help you select the correct community (Note the Announcements and Frequently Asked Questions forums are read-only). On the next page, click New Message. To receive the quickest response, make sure to clearly state your topic and provide all relevant information. Click Post to publish your question or topic. Please review our forum policies and guidelines before posting or commenting.

Print and eBooks
Overview (2 Items)
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Lulu Announcements

Check here for site maintenance schedules, new feature descriptions, coupon codes, posting guidelines and policies, and other useful information about Lulu.
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General Discussions

Peer-to-peer support for all things Lulu. Join the conversation and learn about self-publishing from your fellow authors. Check out the Print and eBook forums for specific information on those formats.
Publish (2 Items)
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Print Books

Peer-to-peer support for all things paper: interior formatting, binding types, cover design, revising, publishing, distribution, etc.
Latest Post - Re: Pages falling out
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Peer-to-peer support for all things digital: manuscript conversion, formatting, revising, image requirements, publishing, distribution, etc.
Sell (2 Items)
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Author Workshop

Whether you are seeking a collaborative approach to solving a sticky plot point or you are seeking comments on your latest book, our expert volunteers will share their advice on how to improve both your story and the look of your published book.

Shameless Promotion

Share your excitement and announce the completion of your work to the world!
Latest Topic - Outliving Your Pets
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Buy (1 Item)
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Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a question about your print, eBook, photo book, or calendar, but are too shy to ask in the forums? Then try searching our Frequently Asked Questions. It is likely someone may have already asked for you.
Photo Books & Calendars (2 Categories, 1 Item)
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Photo Books & Calendars

Peer-to-peer support for creating calendars, photo books, cookbooks, and poetry books.

Welcome to the Lulu Knowledge Base

Lulu creators and their fans are eager to know when to expect delivery of their purchase, when they will get paid, how retail prices are calculated, and all about eBooks. To more quickly locate the answers you seek, follow the links below to sort our library of articles by category. The five most viewed articles are listed below each category heading. Click the heading to view the complete list of associated articles.

    Lulu Overview: Lulu Basics, Account Information, Glossary
    Publish: Print Books, eBooks, Covers, Copyrights, Products, Pricing
    Photo Books and Calendars: Create, Edit, Publish, Sell
    Sell: ISBNs, Distribution, Spotlight Pages, Revenues, Taxes, Professional Services
    Buy: Ordering, Shipping, eBook Downloads
    Video Tutorials: Brief overviews for getting started
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