Author Earnings Releases 3rd Quarterly Report on Amazon’s Kindle Store

Author Earnings have just released their 3rd quarterly report into who’s earning what at Amazon’s U.S. Kindle Store. The findings of the latest report include is a very significant statistic, an estimate that self-published authors are now earning nearly 40% of all ebook royalties on the Kindle store! The quarterly reports from Author Earnings involve studying data for all of the […]

New Release: The Indie Author’s Guide to Publishing Ebooks, 2nd Edition

I am very pleased to announce the release of “The Indie Author’s Guide to Publishing Ebooks, 2nd Edition“. It also reveals my new strategy, or recommended path, for creating ePub and Mobi formats as easily and painlessly as possible!The first edition was released in December 2011 and has helped many writers to self-publish their own […]

The Ebook Publishing Quick Reference PDF has been Updated

There is now a new version of my ePublishing quick reference tool. The Ebook Publishing Quick Reference PDF is a handy reference tool for writers who are self-publishing ebooks. At a glance you can see: Main Ebook Formats Major Ebook Stores Ebook Royalties Chart for Each Store Ebook Aggregator Comparison Chart Ebook Revenue Growth Chart eReaders & […]

An Introduction to Publishing with Kobo Writing Life

I have wanted to post about Kobo Writing Life ever since they launched but I have delayed this several times. Their original launch was delayed by several weeks and then I read reports of authors still having difficulties getting books published through the portal. Finally I have decided to go ahead and give you the […]

Indie Publishing Roundup for 28 September

There have been a number of important developments in the publishing world recently. I haven’t had a chance to cover each of these in separate posts so I’ll round up these news items here. Amazon Announces 70% Royalty Option for Sales to Customers in India An email from Amazon received on 19 September announced, “We […]