self publishing


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 ...



Starting, April 1st, members of my Facebook group are participating in the Write Your Book in 30 Days Challenge and I hope you join us. During the challenge, members are encouraged to write a 35,000 words count, nonfiction book geared towards: Building their brand Gain New Customers Build Trust with […]

Write A Book in 30 Days! No Fooling



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  As reported in the Chicago Tribune PayPal, the online payment service owned by eBay Inc., is backtracking on its policy against processing sales of e-books containing themes of rape, bestiality or incest after protests from authors and anti-censorship activist groups. PayPal’s new policy will focus only on e-books that contain […]

Paypal Rewrites E-Book Erotica Policies



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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The American Book Association has hitched its wagon to the Just Say No to Amazon campaign. The American Booksellers Association is the latest to weigh in on Amazon’s publishing program following the decision by Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million, and Indigo Books not to carry their titles. Today the organization’s for-profit subsidiary, IndieCommerce, began […]

It’s Getting Hot in Here, ABA Says No More Amazon