Posted on 10/06/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Now that Amazon offers a hardcover publishing option, more authors may be considering making that format available to readers. Jason...

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Posted on 09/22/2021 at 04:04 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Alliance of Independent Authors has two updates from Amazon in its weekly business roundup that may be of note...

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Posted on 09/01/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

School is definitely back in session at the Kindlepreneur blog. Dave Chesson provides a brief history of Kindle keywords and...

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Posted on 08/19/2021 at 10:57 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A trend we’re seeing on many publishing blogs is the benefits of selling your books widely. That isn’t to say,...

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Posted on 08/05/2021 at 11:36 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Amazon rolled out a new feature today, and the publishing experts we frequently consult were on top of it. Dave...

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Posted on 06/30/2021 at 02:26 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Amazon shared an update to its Kindle Vella content guidelines last week, in response to author feedback. Those of you...

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Posted on 04/20/2021 at 09:03 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Last week, the writing world became aware of a new Amazon program called Kindle Vella. Information on the serialized-story program...

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Posted on 04/13/2021 at 10:06 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

David Gaughran alerted us to Amazon’s new feature for US-based authors: Kindle Vella. Vella is for stories told one episode...

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Posted on 09/30/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Your Kindle Create files just became more versatile. Nate Hoffelder of The Digital Reader noted in the KDP newsletter that...

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Posted on 09/25/2020 at 09:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

An author recently emailed us about an upcoming promotion, in a bit of a panic. He had planned to reduce...

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