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 […]

What is Barnes & Noble’s Nook First?

Nook First is a program from Barnes & Noble’s Nook store that gives Nook readers an opportunity “to be the first to get access to some hot new books”. As part of the program a handful of new books are made available exclusively to Nook readers for a 30 day period before they are made […]

What is Digital Rights Management?

Online ebook piracy remains a major concern for ebook publishers just as it is for the music industry. Without some form of protection it is very easy for people to copy and share ebook files with others. That’s where Digital Rights Management (DRM) can help. Digital Rights Management is technology which can be embedded in […]