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Why Indie Authors Must Embrace Change An Indie Author Manifesto for the New Year

Why Indie Authors Must Embrace Change An Indie Author Manifesto for the New Year

This past November, I was among the many indie authors disrupted by the news that Pronoun was shutting down. If you aren’t familiar with it, Pronoun was an ebook distributor run by Macmillan Publishing. I was using it to distribute the ebook versions of my three nonfiction books on non-Amazon retailers. I set off to […]

Publishing Round Up Series: What do Subscription E-book Services Really Mean for Indie Authors?

Publishing Round Up Series: What do Subscription E-book Services Really Mean for Indie Authors?

I recently read these two posts (Post 1 and Post 2) by Mark Coker over at Smashwords discussing the relatively new business model of ebook subscription services being pioneered by Oyster and Scribd.  The basic idea is that subscribers pay a fixed monthly fee to access an unlimited number of ebooks. This article analyzes these […]

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