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Teleseminar: Smashwords CEO Mark Coker on Trends in Ebooks, Pre-Orders and More

Teleseminar: Smashwords CEO Mark Coker on Trends in Ebooks, Pre-Orders and More

Event Date: January 4, 2017 | Time: 10AM PST / 1PM EST Join us as Smashwords CEO Mark Coker discusses Trends in Ebooks, Pre-Orders and More. Mark Coker founded Smashwords in 2008 to make it fast, free and easy for authors to publish and distribute an ebook. Today, Smashwords has grown to become the world’s […]

Expert Interview with Jim Azevedo of Smashwords

Expert Interview with Jim Azevedo of Smashwords

Name: Jim Azevedo Business name: Smashwords Website URL:   http://www.smashwords.com  Social Media Links: http://blog.smashwords.com/ https://www.facebook.com/Smashwords Twitter: @jazzervedo @markcoker @smashwords How did you come to do what you’re doing today? I met Mark Coker, Smashwords’ founder, 21 years ago at Dovetail Public Relations, a boutique high-tech PR firm he owned and operated in the Silicon Valley. Our […]

5 Ways Professional Speakers Can Make More Money with Books

5 Ways Professional Speakers Can Make More Money with Books

If you’re a professional speaker, instructor, or lecturer, writing a book can lend credibility, raise interest in and awareness of your brand, and promote further speaking opportunities. Here are some easy ways to leverage your book. 1. Create Bundles Sell books at the back of the room at your speaking engagements. But don’t stop there. […]

Expert Interview: Mark Coker of Smashwords

Expert Interview: Mark Coker of Smashwords

Name:  Mark Coker Business name:  Smashwords – www.smashwords.com  Book Title(s):  The Secrets to Ebook Publishing Success, The Smashwords Book Marketing Guide, The Smashwords Style Guide, Boob Tube Website URL:  https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/mc Social Media Links: Twitter: http://twitter.com/markcoker Facebook: http://facebook.com/markcoker YouTube: http://youtube.com/user/Smashwords LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/markcoker Smashwords blog: http://blog.smashwords.com How did you come to do what you’re doing today? I […]

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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Publishing Round Up Series: What do Subscription EBook Services Really Mean for Indie Authors?

Publishing Round Up Series: What do Subscription EBook 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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