Tag Archives: smashwords

A win for the indies

I’m not one to get in the mix of controversy… but in the past month, there has been a huge uproar about the changes that PayPal had made to their TOS.  Primarily, it dealt with certain subjects that were often … Continue reading

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eBook sales rise, duh. Paperback… not sure

I love paper.  I love paperback books.  I hold them.  I cuddle them.  I smell their pages… don’t lie, you do too. But the ebook format has swept in and is not going away.  With it comes a new rush … Continue reading

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Looking beyond Amazon

You all know how much I enjoy Amazon… as a company, as an innovator, the whole package.  I enjoy them and what they’ve done – and it’s not all related to publishing.    While Amazon is the biggest kid on … Continue reading

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CJ Archer breaks 1,000 sales in a single month!

I know last month I had some heavy hitters on my blog selling 40,000 ebooks and 60,000 ebooks… but what about those who are just breaking the small milestones? I’ve been hitting small marks myself, which is a great feeling, … Continue reading

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A sales milestone

My purpose of this blog is not to talk about my books.  It’s not to drag you here and spew information that I feel is useless. Everything I put here is important to me and something I want to share … Continue reading

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Smashwords vs PubIt! – what one to use?

Posted from my old blog – I recently ran into two situations involving Smashwords and PubIt!.  First and foremost, both these were solved by the awesome members of Kindleboards. -Why publish on PubIt! when you could just have Smashwords take … Continue reading

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Goodbye July!

I still need to talk about my first quarter of sales more and more, I understand that… however, I have finally ordered Quickbooks software to help me with all my projects.  When I get the software installed and all my … Continue reading

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