Smashwords Survey Analyzes eBook Sales – the Results!

Each year, the Smashwords Survey analyzes eBook sales aggregated across the Smashwords distribution network. They are looking to identify potential data driven insights that can help authors and publishers make their books

Don’t Be Surprised By these 10 Things When Self-publishing

Don't Be Surprised By these 10 Things When Self-publishing Are you about to embark on a journey in self-publishing your eBook? Our Academy strives to...

HarperCollins Provides Incentive for eBook Authors to Sell their eBooks Direct...

HarperCollins Provides Incentive for eBook Authors to Sell their eBooks Direct to Customer Publishing giant HarperCollins is continuing on their path to incentivise eBook authors...

Self-Published Authors – Pre-order eBooks in Kindle Stores

Amazon now provides the opportunity for self-published to utilize the 'pre-order' feature through Kindle Direct Publishing. This is another step forward for self-published authors as the opportunity to sell eBook 'pre-publication'

Smashwords Survey Sheds Light on eBook Sales from Self-published Authors

Smashwords Survey Sheds Light on eBook Sales from Self-published Authors Smashwords' Mark Coker has just released the 2014 Smashwords Survey which provides some interesting insight...

Self-publishing is Booming in the UK as Market Share Grows...

Self-publishing is Booming in the UK  as Market Share Grows by 79% I recently came across an article in The Guardian about how self-publishing in...

Smashwords Adds Daily Sales Reporting for iBooks, Nook, Kobo and OverDrive

Smashwords Sales Reporting - Smashwords Adds Daily Sales Reporting for iBooks, Nook, Kobo and OverDrive Authors have long demanded greater access to their sales reports...

Smashwords and OverDrive Partner to Distribute eBooks to Libraries

Smashwords and OverDrive Partner to Distribute eBooks to Libraries Press Release May 20, 2014 / eBookPressReleases.com / Smashwords and OverDrive in Worldwide eBook Distribution Agreement. 200,000...

Goodreads Ask the Author – Connecting Readers and Authors

Amazon's reading and book social media site 'Goodreads' has just announced on their blog that they have added a feature that allows users to directly interact with their favorite authors via a new feature If you are just starting out in writing, or a seasoned author, you will want to make sure you join Goodreads. Goodreads which was been acquired by Amazon is

The Debate of Self-Publishing vs Traditional Publishing is One We May...

The Debate of Self-Publishing vs Traditional Publishing is One We May Not Need At eBookAuthor.com we provide a lot of information for authors who want...

The Guardian Self-Publishing Award

The Guardian Self-Publishing Award The Guardian paper in the UK has announced a new monthly writing prize which highlights the best self-published novels. Although there...

New BookBaby eBook Store for Direct Sales for Self-Published Authors

New BookBaby eBook Store for Direct Sales for Self-Published Authors Although most self-published authors have chosen to use the services of Smashwords to distribute their...

The Secrets to eBook Publishing Success – How to Reach More...

The Secrets to eBook Publishing Success - How to Reach More Readers with Your Words by Smashwords Founder Mark Coker The Secrets to eBook Publishing...

How Improvements by CreateSpace Can help Increase the Discoverability of Your...

How Improvements by CreateSpace Can help Increase the Discoverability of Your Book Amazon is the one company that constantly evolves and adapts to what their...

Add eBooks You Purchased from Amazon to Goodreads

As we know, Amazon owns Goodreads so it is only an expected step that Amazon wants you to connect more with the books and eBooks you have purchased from them. Goodreads Add Your Amazon Books feature