After hearing that KDP had Hardbacks in BETA, I thought I'd take a look at the setup and see how things worked, what was different. The first page where you type in your information is the same as for the ebook and paperback, so if you've already done them, then page one will automatically be … Continue reading KDP Hardbacks – Easy or Difficult?
Goodreads Ransom Scam And The Platform's Astonishing Indifference January 13th, 2021 A number of authors are being attacked by scammers who first post multiple fake 1-star reviews and ratings on Goodreads and then demand ransom to take them down. If you are not a book geek, you might not be familiar with Goodreads. … Continue reading Goodreads Ransom Scam by Alina Leonova
It has always been my belief that hard work shouldn’t go to waste. I also believe that if something is not a good fit in one place, there’s always a place for it elsewhere. The following showcase was deemed incorrect for a magazine I submitted to, so I’m sharing it here with you. Greetings to … Continue reading Showcasing Author Clients
Happy New Year to all our followers and friends. It has been a wow of a year with many of us working from home. The toll on the human race is still growing though with vaccines, perhaps we can beat this virus and the many strains. Please be safe and take care of each other … Continue reading Happy New Year and Welcome to 2021
I'd like to introduce you to one of my Contractors for Editing. Partners In Crime Book Services. They do a lot more than Editing, and they are excellent with their work. What they do shows a top business you can trust, it highlights a wonderful Mother and Daughter team. Partners in Crime Book Services is … Continue reading Partner in Crime Book Services
An excellent and must-read blog post by Kristen Lamb. https://authorkristenlamb.com/2019/06/barnes-noble-goliath-has-fallen
As a Publishing House, we watch technology to see how it changes relevant to Self Publishing. We are now getting more and more choices for Print on Demand Books. Here are some distributors who can help you self publish your book. Do remember there is a lot of work involved after you've finished writing. Plaisted … Continue reading Print on Demand – Publishing a Book!
Always informative and interesting. Great posts with relevance for all Authors. https://justpublishingadvice.com/why-are-they-selling-used-books-on-amazon-at-crazy-prices/ Why Are They Selling Used Books On Amazon At Crazy Prices? Have you checked your Mass Market book price on Amazon? If you haven’t, perhaps you should, because you might be in for a surprise. There are some crazy book prices … Continue reading Crazy Priced USED books on Amazon – by Derek Haines
Just Publishing Advice is a great website written by Derek Haines. Generally I reblog the good stuff...like this. This time I have to share instead. Enjoy the read and You'll find the rest on their website with many more interesting articles. https://justpublishingadvice.com/what-you-need-to-do-to-sell-your-books-on-amazon/ You can’t sell books. You can only bring your books to the attention … Continue reading What you need to do to sell your books on Amazon – by Derek Haines
Introducing May Dawney you recently put this post up in a group on Facebook. It is a good read and it certainly makes you think. Please remember nobody is picking on anyone. It is an observation made which affects those writers and businesses - like me, who live outside the USA. Thank you, May Dawney, … Continue reading Amazon Review Privilege by Guest Blogger, May Dawney