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Publishing an eBook in Malaysia is more challenging than climbing Mt. Kota Kinabalu

  Today, I want to talk about writing or publishing an ebook from Malaysia. I've been trying for a few months, and from time to time, it's more challenging than climbing Mount Kinabalu. I have a few points that I want to share with you. If you are looking to publish an ebook to build your brand name, your personal IP, or any other purposes hope this will be helpful to you. 3 Popular Online Bookstores So, let's start off with how do you publish an ebook? The first way to publish e-books is via Google Play Store. Why do I recommend Google Play Store as the first choice? Because Google Play Store are the main Android system being used worldwide. Without having a second thought, by publishing your ebook into Google Play Store, you will ultimately get the widest coverage. Even if you are an iOS user, you can still download the Google Play Book onto your phone or iPad to read it. I'll come back to the challenges related to Google Play Store later, but here you go. This is the

Do you buy normal keyboard or gaming keyboard?

The keyboard is equally or more important than a writing pen. I never heard of a writer who will suffer from any kind of illness due to long hours of writing with a pen. But, we always heard that someone does have a stiff neck, shoulder pen, twisted wrist, back pain all the newly discover illnesses due to long hours of using the keyboard. I used to be loyal to Logitech (and I still using Logitech MX 2s mouse) on keyboard, mouse, headset and others accessories. But I slowly change to other brands due to my affordability and mainly because of my interest to experiences new 3C consumers products (my personal excuses) Today, I want to share with you my experiences with the keyboard only. Like you, I work with a personal computer and we need to type every day and every time. I am fortunate that I am exposed to proper typing skills will 10 fingers in my childhood with a typewriter! My typing speed according to Ratatype is 65 wpm. I have a few keyboards with me at this moment and I am going

How long it takes for Content Creator to grow their channel?

Basically, you can search for tons of videos on YouTube and those YouTubers will tell you their journey and advice to build your channel. But, my content here is more general and I did not talk about any specific platform like YouTube. I just want to share my thought on my opinion that as a Content Creator, how long it takes to grow the channel to let said 1,000 subscribers and 4,000 hours video watched. For discussion's sake, let's take YouTube as a benchmark, and their monetization qualification is mentioned above. 4,000 hours is equal to 240,000 minutes. Just assuming you made a video that is 5 minutes long, you need to watch it 48,000 times to complete this requirement. Let me make it more simple which is you need to watch the video for 166.67 days! That is with the assumption you have 1 subscriber and the person watches the video every day for 24 hours for the next 166 days. Ok. I am lost here because the calculation will become more complicated when you factor in the grow