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What if the Game of Thrones Characters were Book Publishers?

by Miral Sattar  •  April 9, 2015

Published in Events, News  •  5 comments

What better way to celebrate the Game of Thrones Season 5 premiere than to freshen up this post from two years ago.

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Publishing News Roundup Series: Deja Vu as More Big Publishers Fight with Amazon

by Maureen Crisp  •  April 6, 2015

Published in News, Publishing Tips  •  3 comments

Its seems that the battles between Amazon and book publishers are still ongoing.


#Indiechat Recap – How to Optimize Your Keywords and Categories for Amazon

by Miral Sattar  •  March 17, 2015

Published in Events, Publishing Tips  •  No comments

Last night on #indiechat we had Penny Sensavieri of A Marketing Expert give us a tutorial on how to optimize your Amazon keywords and categories to sell books. Basically, the chat blew our mind. What we discovered during our conversation is that success is defined differently in many ways. A full recap of our chat.

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#Indiechat – How to Sell Books by the Truckload on Amazon

by Samantha Knoerzer  •  March 12, 2015

Published in Events  •  173 comments

We’re excited to have Penny Sensavieri, CEO & founder of Author Marketing Experts, Inc., as our guest on Tuesday’s #IndieChat on 3/17/15.

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Anti-vaxxer Children’s Book about Measles Getting Trolled Hilariously

by Miral Sattar  •  February 11, 2015

Published in News  •  12 comments

It’s no secret that current news events can help boost book sales.


Comp Tickets to Self Pub Book Expo for Bibliocrunch Members

by Samantha Knoerzer  •  November 23, 2014

Published in News, Publishing Tips  •  No comments

Bibliocrunchers, we have a really generous offer from the organizers of the New York Self-Publishing Book Expo. 


Add your Favorite Books via Twitter with #AmazonWishList

by Samantha Knoerzer  • 

Published in News, Publishing Tips  •  5 comments

You might have heard of #AmazonCart. Amazon’s seamless and easy way to add purchases to your cart with a simple Tweet. Today, Amazon just rolled out #AmazonWishList. 


Amazon Launches KDP Kids for Self-Published Children’s Authors

by Samantha Knoerzer  • 

Published in News, Publishing Tips  •  8 comments

In light of our IndieChat tonight, our blog post this week is focused on children’s literature.

#IndieChat- Amazon Unlimited: Good or Bad for Authors?

by Bibliocrunch  •  August 14, 2014

Published in Events  •  One comment

We’re excited to by talking about Amazon Unlimited on Tuesday’s #IndieChat on 8/19/14.


Amazon Speaks Out – Hachette Battle

by Miral Sattar  •  July 29, 2014

Published in News  •  No comments

Amazon hasn’t commented or said much about their ongoing contract battle with Hachette. Earlier today, on their forums they broke their silence and released an official statement.