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Smashwords, a distributor of indie ebooks
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Smashwords Year in Review 2014 and Plans for 2015
Each year I provide Smashwords authors and publishers a review of our progress in the year as well...
2015 Book Publishing Industry Predictions: Slow Growth Presents Challenges and Opportunities
Welcome to my annual publishing industry predictions for the year ahead. This year I share 12 pre...
Monday, December 22, 2014
Is Kindle Unlimited Devaluing Books? The Dark Side of Exclusivity
In my previous post , I examined how authors can succeed despite the challenging sales environment...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Ebook Publishing Gets More Difficult from Here - Here's How to Succeed
First the good news. For indie (self-published) authors, there’s never been a better time to pu...
Friday, November 14, 2014
The Amazon Hachette Dispute Comes to a Pyrrhic End
As the Epirot Illyrian general Phyrrus demonstrated, winners can be losers too. Image source: ...
Thursday, September 18, 2014
iBooks Launches Worldwide Book Bundles Promotion, Features 41 Smashwords Box Sets and over 200 authors
iBooks today launched a major worldwide merchandising feature that includes 100 box sets, 41 of wh...
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Inc. Magazine Names Smashwords to Inc. 5000 List of America's Fastest Growing Companies
Inc. Magazine today named Smashwords to its 2014 list of America's Fastest-Growing Privately-...
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