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Barnes and Noble announced the launch of NOOK Press, a new and innovative self-publishing platform offering authors a fast, easy and free way to write, edit, collaborate and publish the highest quality eBooks and directly distribute them to millions of avid readers. By removing the technology barrier from self-publishing and […]

Barnes and Noble Release NOOK Press, Self Publishing Tool to ...



During the 2012 BEA, Kobo announced their publishing platform for self publishing authors will be launched at the end of June. Some notable perks Won’t charge authors fees to publish ebooks Will pay an extra 10% in royalty fees (International sales) Allow authors to list  their eBooks as “free” Can receive perks without agreeing […]

Kobo Offers New Publishing Platform for Self Published Authors



  Good news for Team Nook! Microsoft announced on April 30th they will invest a boat load of money in Barnes and Noble’s Nook Digital Book Publishing. (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp has agreed to invest $300 million in Barnes & Noble Inc’s Nook digital-book business and college texts, in a […]

Microsoft and Nook are “In it to Win it”



Great news for self published authors… “Baker & Taylor has signed an agreement with Smashwords that will enable the e-book distributor to offer its titles through B&T’s Blio application. Using Blio, readers can sample and purchase Smashwords e-books, create digital libraries for purchased and sampled titles, publish text or YouTube […]

Not So Strange Bedfellows: Baker & Taylor to Distribute Smashwords ...



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Lately, I’ve been reading about the pros and cons of eBooks, specifically pricing. As entertaining as it’s been to read the thinly veiled panic in some bloggers tone, I have to say this is a topic that many authors worry about. Since I’m an avid reader and author I always […]

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