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Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Wattpad Runs Major Promotion Featuring 72 Smashwords Romance Authors
Smashwords and Wattpad today launched a multi-week promotional feature at Wattpad that showcases 7...
Scribd Cuts Romance Catalog
Scribd, the fast-growing ebook subscription service, today announced dramatic cuts to their catalo...
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Smashwords Introduces Assetless Preorders (aka "Metadata Only" preorders)
Ebook preorders are the single most important new tool for indie authors who want to improve t...
How to Reach More Readers with Ebook Preorders
If you're planning to publish a book in the next 12 months, this post will teach you how t...
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Los Gatos High School Freshman Students Publish Second Annual Poetry Anthology, A Cup of Poetea
For the second year in a row, more than 120 freshman poetry students at Los Gatos High School have...
Monday, May 11, 2015
Smashwords Introduces New Metadata Option for Box Sets
Smashwords today released an enhanced metadata option for box sets. The new option will pave the ...
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...
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