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Publishing News Roundup Series: Are Amazon Ads Worth It?

by Maureen Crisp  •  September 26, 2018

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  Indie authors can market any way they want, but is the cost always worth it?


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Publishing News Roundup Series: Big Companies Push to Compete with Amazon’s Publishing Market

by Maureen Crisp  •  February 8, 2018

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  Amazon has continued to grow in the publishing market, and now other big companies are jumping into the fight.


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Publishing News Roundup Series: Scribd Cuts Romance Titles and Apple Loses Appeal

by Maureen Crisp  •  July 6, 2015

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  This week’s Publishing News Roundup series talks about Apple’s appeal loss, and Scribd’s reasoning for cutting its romance titles.


Sweet! Now You Can Give iBookstore Gifts

by Miral Sattar  •  December 20, 2013

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Sweet! Here’s a great gift for your book lover friends who own an iPad or iPhone. Apple iBookstore now let’s you give  individual books as gifts


Royalty Rates Comparison

by Kate Tilton  •  January 25, 2013

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Here’s a handy checklist of the different royalty rates for the various ebook retailers.


How to Submit Your Book to Apple (for iBooks – iPads, iPhones, iPods)

by Kate Tilton  •  September 9, 2012

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This is a question we are often asked at BiblioCrunch, “How do I get my eBook on iBooks?” Well here is your answer Publishing through Apple is probably one of the trickiest platforms, but it is one of the big four distributors so it is worth learning. You can get into the Apple store through

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