Resources and tips for the self-published author.

Bibliocrunch Blog

Interview with Book Marketing Maven Dan Blank

by Kate Tilton  •  October 3, 2012

Published in Interviews  •  No comments

Today we’re excited to cover the topic of  book marketing in our interview with Dan Blank. With our interview series we hope to give you tips from the pros on marketing, formatting, writing, editing, cover design and everything involved with the book publishing process. 


Worldreader uses ebook tech to bridge the reading gap in African countries

by Steven Graboski  •  October 1, 2012

Published in Interviews  •  11 comments

The media often talks about how ebooks keep changing the consumer world. As more and more people buy eReaders and make their purchases on digital marketplaces, the sales for ebooks are starting to catch up to their print brothers. But how can this technology help those in need through ways not possible before? A former

Read More


How to preview your eBook EPUB files on your iPad using Dropbox

by Miral Sattar  •  September 28, 2012

Published in Publishing Tips  •  13 comments

An easy way to preview your eBook files on your iPad is by using Dropbox.


Giveaway Winners!

by Kate Tilton  •  September 25, 2012

Published in News  •  No comments

Out of all of the cool things I do for my job my favorite has to be when I get to giveaway  awesome things to people. And today is one of those awesome days. As a thank you and welcome to our new blog we offered three prizes, and here are the winners! Premium membership

Read More


Exclusive DBW Discoverability & Marketing 2012 Discount

by BiblioCrunch  •  September 18, 2012

Published in Events  •  No comments

We’re super excited for Digital Book World’s upcoming event Discoverability & Marketing 2012! A little about the event: “Publishers and content developers: To successfully market a new novel, author, brand or app, you need to put your message where your readers live, work, and play: online. This conference will help you make sense of—and profit

Read More


Top Tips from the BiblioCrunch Crowdsourcing Meetup

by Steven Graboski  •  September 17, 2012

Published in Events  •  One comment

For the last century, corporations and shareholders managed the funding of media. While publishing houses release thousands of books each year, many more manuscripts face rejection. Crowdfunding websites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo offer a new alternative to this model. Authors can advertise their book projects to members the general public on these sites. If users

Read More


New features on BiblioCrunch

by Miral Sattar  •  September 11, 2012

Published in News  •  No comments

We would like to thank everyone for their tremendous support. Since our site update on June 5th our memberships have doubled! We’re still hard at work designing new features and tweaking current ones to make BiblioCrunch the best site for authors, publishers, and book professionals alike.


Optimal Sizes for your Ebook

by Miral Sattar  • 

Published in Publishing Tips  •  No comments

We often get asked what an eBook filesize should be. It varies from retailer to retailer, but if you want to use one source ePUB file to all the retailers you need to keep it under 20MB. We’ve created a chart for you below. Retailer Max Filesize Amazon 50 MB Barnes & Noble 20 MB

Read More


How to Submit your eBook to Barnes & Noble (for Nook)

by Kate Tilton  •  September 9, 2012

Published in Publishing Tips  •  11 comments

This is a question we are often asked at BiblioCrunch, “How do I get my eBook on Barnes & Noble?” Well here is your answer To submit your book to B&N (for the Nook) here are a few steps. Make sure your eBook is ready to be published and distributed to the public. – Do

Read More


How to submit your eBook to Amazon (for Kindle)

by Kate Tilton  • 

Published in Publishing Tips  •  3 comments

This is a question we are often asked at BiblioCrunch, “How do I get my eBook on Amazon?” Well here is your answer To submit your book to Amazon (for the Kindle) here are a few steps. Make sure your eBook is ready to be published and distributed to the public. – Do you have

Read More