Carla King is the founder of Destination Published, a coaching service for independent authors, and Self-Publishing Boot Camp, an educational series of books, workshops, and online courses. She also hosts the Author Friendly Podcast, which interviews the people behind the companies that help authors self-publish. As a technology and travel writer, Carla became involved with new publishing technologies in the mid-90s with her American Borders travel blog, and has tracked self-publishing services since their inception in 2008. She self-published her first of 11 books to date in 1995 and has since taught thousands of authors with websites, book production, and other publishing and marketing tasks. You can find her adventures on CarlaKing.com and her podcast and publishing services at DestinationPublished.com.