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Tuesday, March 31, 2015
New Amazon Service Eliminates the Need for Authors (April Fools)
The following April Fools prank is a satire of the post-authorial apocalypse. It's fiction, a...
Sunday, March 1, 2015
Read an Ebook Week 2015 Kicks off Today!
The annual Read an Ebook Week celebration kicks off today. Smashwords is again sponsoring the ev...
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Why Jamie McGuire Returned to Self Publishing
Writer Jamie McGuire joined Smashwords on July 31, 2011. That same fateful day, she became a publ...
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Smashwords Daily Charts Updated to 90 Days
This week we released a minor but extremely useful update to our Daily Sales charts tool in your ...
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
The Ebook as Annuity
As a self-published author, your book is your asset. It’s something of value you own and control....
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...
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