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Apr.15.2013
Everyone knows the superstars of self-publishing, but many others are earning a living, selling foreign rights, and being courted by traditional publishers. By Robin Sullivan June 27, 2011   There have been many articles about self-published superstars like Amanda Hocking, Joe Konrath, and...
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Apr.09.2013
South by Southwest Interactive (SXSWi) is an incubator of cutting-edge technologies. The event, which takes place every March, features five days of compelling presentations from the brightest minds in emerging technology, scores of exciting networking events hosted by industry leaders, and an...
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Apr.08.2013
Anna Baddeley  The Observer, Saturday 23 February 2013 Apple's iBookstore is the latest to promote self-published authors. But how will this benefit readers? When people talk about self-publishing, it's common to hear words such as "revolution" and "democratising". Normally, I...
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Apr.01.2013
by Matthew Gasda Mar 06, 2013 originally published at indiereader.com Porter: Here’s a knocking indeed! If a man were porter of hell-gate, he should have old turning the key.Knock, knock, knock! Who’s there, i’ the name of Beelzebub? Here’s a farmer, that hanged himself on the expectation of plenty...
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Mar.30.2013
  With the recent boom of technology, the way we buy products has changed. Instead of going to a physical location, we now have the option of ordering everything from clothes to computer products to home furniture online. Websites such as Yelp.com offer invaluable services to compare...
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Mar.25.2013
Digital and print-on-demand technology has made self-publishing much easier. But for every self-published work that gains traction, the overwhelming majority of books don't. by Peter Osnos Earlier this summer, Penguin Group, long a distinguished major publisher of books, paid $116 million to...
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Mar.22.2013
  Typing   In my high school generation, if a paper was typed, the student was sometimes accused of having his/her mother write it.   Teachers could not easily read my cursive and printing was not allowed so I took typing as an elective. I ended up being kicked out before the...
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Mar.18.2013
by Kathy Caprino forbes.com Recently, I had the enormous pleasure of chatting with Guy Kawasaki, co-founder of Alltop.com, founding partner of Garage Technology Ventures, and former Chief Evangelist for Apple.  Guy is the author of ten books, including Enchantment, Reality Check, and Rules for...
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Mar.11.2013
by Mick Rooney Independent Publishing magazine    I’ve been busy this week working on a video presentation for my consulting services provided through TIPM Media. I was working on a dialogue piece for insertion into the video about the shifting sands in self-publishing and where the...
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Mar.04.2013
Showcasing your work on blogs, podcasts or social media is fine, just don't see it as a shortcut to finding an audience "Piracy is yesterday's worry for today's 'artisan authors'", wrote Damien G Walter in his piece about file sharing and piracy, in which he covered interesting ground, sparked...