Posted on 01/20/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
One of the biggest publishing stories from last year was Audible’s return policy for users and reporting (or lack thereof) to authors.
Nate Hoffelder of The Digital Reader reports that Audible will unveil a new sales dashboard in March, the key feature of which being that returns will be broken out by title.
That’s a change from the current – and currently much-maligned — policy of displaying net sales.
Audible shared the news about its new dashboard in a blog post.
And the Alliance of Independent Authors turned out to be correct in their hunch that Wattpad would be sold.
Naver, the owner of online comic publisher Webtoon, is the new owner; you can read more about the deal in the CBC.
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