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Wednesday, May 8, 2013
New Smashwords Survey Helps Authors Sell More eBooks
Last year at the 2012 RT Booklovers in Chicago, I released a first-of-its-kind study that analyzed ...
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Don't Miss uPublishU, the Self-Publishing Conference of BEA Featuring Jim Azevedo of Smashwords
If you're planning to go to Book Expo America this year, or if you live nearby, don't miss...
Saturday, March 23, 2013
How Libraries Can Launch Community Publishing Initiatives with Self-Published Ebooks
Libraries have long provided an essential community service by making books and other information p...
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Apple iBookstore Enters Japan, Now Operates in 51 Countries
The Apple iBookstore today announced its entry into Japan. Apple now operates iBookstores in 51 c...
Monday, March 4, 2013
Apple iBookstores in the U.K. and Ireland Promote Self-Published Authors in Breakout Books Feature
Apple's Breakout Books is sweeping the globe, bringing unprecedented merchandising visibility...
Saturday, March 2, 2013
Six Tips to Bring Your Book Back from the Doldrums - Reading the Reader Tea Leaves
A few times each month, I’ll receive a plaintive email from an author asking me why their book is...
Friday, March 1, 2013
Read an Ebook Week Kicks off at Smashwords Sunday March 3
Read an Ebook Week, the world's largest global celebration of ebooks, kicks off this Sunday at...
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