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Indie Authors And Kindle MatchBook

I recently heard about Kindle MatchBook and my first thought was is this a good thing for indie authors or not?  Well, it didn’t take too much for me to conclude that there doesn’t seem to be much of a … Continue reading

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Indie Authors And Goodreads Review Policies

Earlier this month, I saw some articles about Goodreads and their new review policies, and I wonder if it will impact indie authors like the whole Amazon review debacle did/does (for more on that, read Indie Authors And Amazon Removing … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – Adding Books To Your Amazon Author Central Page

As I wrap up my series on Amazon’s author central page (if you missed the previous posts, you can find them on the Promoting Your Books page), it’s time to dive into the most important part.  If you’re an author, … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – More Tips For Your Author Central Page

We continue our Indie Authors and Amazon Author Central series, and before we get to adding books (you won’t want to miss this one as I’ve got some important things you’ll want to know) I want to cover some tips … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – Amazon Author Central Sales Info And More

As we continue our Indie Authors and Amazon Author Central series, let’s discuss just a few more basic things you’ll want to address.  But first, if you missed the first post, read Indie Authors – Do You Have An Amazon … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – Do You Have An Amazon Author Central Page?

As you read that title, did you indie authors think one more thing to do?  I get that feeling sometimes…but this post (and a few more in this short series) is very important.  If you don’t have an Amazon author … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – What Is The Future of The E-reader?

I came across an interesting article the other day, one that has some bearing on us indie authors.  The article is about brands that will disappear in 2014, and one of them is the Nook e-reader.  Basically, Kindle and Nook … Continue reading

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Analyzing KDP Select – The Latest Results Of My Free Days

As all my regular readers know, I have been outspoken about the KDP Select program.  I don’t like how Amazon demands exclusivity in order to have an ebook in the program, and I don’t think that using the program is … Continue reading

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How To Sell A Book – Guest Post By Jason Halstead

I’ve blogged quite a bit about book marketing, and in particular, Amazon’s KDP Select Program.  I’m also interested in what other authors are doing to help sell books, and I recently reached out to Jason Halstead to see what he … Continue reading

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Amazon Acquires Goodreads – How Will This Affect Indie Authors?

I’ve been reading that Amazon announced last week that it is acquiring Goodreads.  My initial reaction was oh great, Amazon will take over another site and ruin it for indie authors.  But as I thought about this, and read more … Continue reading

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