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Indie Authors – Branching Out From Amazon

It’s been a while since I’ve posted, but I hope to get back on a schedule soon.  Life has taken on some interesting turns (new job, which was my old job; long commute again and more).  In my writing life, … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – Indie Publishing Versus Traditional

The other day I read a blog post by Toby Neal, where she addressed whether indie publishing was worth it, and if she had to do it all again, would she still indie publish or try the traditional publishing route.  … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – 5 Predictions For 2014

As we move into 2014, I thought I’d give some predictions for indie authors in the coming year.  Who knows if I’ll be right or not, but it’s interesting to speculate on what might happen this year in the publishing … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – 2013 In Review

Another year has come and gone, and it’s time to take a look back at 2013.  It’s been an interesting year for indie authors, and for the publishing industry.  Here are some things of note that occurred… January – What … Continue reading

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KDP Select – What Happened After The Freebie Days

My free days are over – many thanks to all who downloaded This Doesn’t Happen In The Movies.  I greatly appreciate your support, and if you would leave an honest review on Amazon, I would be grateful.  Now to the … 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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Anatomy of a Free Day with Amazon KDP Select

My regular blog readers know that I’ve written a bit about Amazon’s KDP Select program, and that I’m hesitant about its effectiveness in selling books (at least for most authors).  As I’ve reached out to others to see what they’re … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – More Bad News If You Use Amazon Select

As many of you indie authors who read this blog know, I’ve become very ambivalent about Amazon’s KDP Select program.  It seemed a great thing at first, but then came algorithm changes in the spring of 2012, more changes through … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – More on KDP Select

Indie authors, it’s been quite a week for me.  I had a big free push of Nephilim Genesis of Evil, I’m putting the last touches on my experiment to get into radio (expect a post on this later in the … Continue reading

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