Tag: Amazon Kindle Publishing

Indian eBook Authors – Amazon India’s Pen to Publish Contest

eBook sales in India are growing at a rapid rate as more and more Indians are connecting to the internet. Self-publishing an eBook in India is now a viable option for all writers who wish to see their eBooks being sold

Kindle Scout – Amazon’s Reader-Powered Publishing for New eBooks

Amazon's Kindle Scout provides readers with the opportunity to vote on their favourite unpublished titles based on excerpts uploaded to the site by authors which then helps decide if an eBook gets published. In return

Amazon and Hachette End their Long Running Battle on eBook Sales

The world's biggest eBook retailer Amazon.com and one of the largest publishers Hachette have reached a multi-year agreement for eBook and print book sales after their very long and public dispute which has

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'

Can the Dedicated eBook Reader Survive the Tablet Onslaught?

Can the Dedicated eBook Reader Survive the Tablet Onslaught? I must admit that I have never owned a dedicated eBook reader. I have bought the...

10 Ways HarperCollins is Breaking Free from Being Reliant on Amazon

10 Ways HarperCollins is Breaking Free from Being Reliant on Amazon From someone outside looking in, it easy to see which of the big 5...

Four Business Tips for Publishers Who Want to Break free from...

Four Business Tips for Publishers Who Want to Break free from Amazon As you well know by now, Amazon has the power to control readers,...

Amazon Kindle Pricing for a New eBook

It is becoming a daily job to keep up with all the changes, acquisitions and new features that are going on with Amazon. While I don't always write about every new development I do try to select those newsworthy items that

Why Did Amazon Create its Own eBook Subscription Business?

Amazon eBook Subscription Amazon has stayed at the top by acquiring businesses that are seen as potential threats (e.g. Goodreads) and creating their own services...

Amazon and Hachette Dispute Creates New Divide between Self-published and Traditionally...

Amazon and Hachette Dispute Creates New Divide between Self-published and Traditionally Published Authors Traditionally Published Authors The group of writers who signed a letter calling on...