Category: Self-Publishing

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How to Create and Sell Audio Books

Sell MP3 Downloads

Far too often, self-published authors neglect a potentially substantial source of income: selling audio books. Housework, daily commutes and workouts are all times when book lovers are in need of entertainment, but need their hands and eyes free to accomplish other tasks. With the proliferation of smartphones and portable listening devices, it’s become easier than ever for authors to market and sell audio books, an opportunity which is sorely under-utilized…

Protecting Your Ebook Download

One of the most attractive aspects of an ebook is the ability to easily and conveniently purchase, share and load files into a dedicated ereader device. Unfortunately, the same ease of sharing which makes these products so appealing can present a great potential for loss and piracy among authors. Content creators who sell digital downloads must make a point of familiarizing themselves with the most popular methods of content protection,…

Why Authors Don’t Need a Publisher to Sell Ebooks Online

Finishing a novel requires an enormous amount of dedication and discipline. Unfortunately for authors who wish to pursue traditional routes of publishing, however, the work is only just beginning after a manuscript has been completed. Many successful authors spend years or even decades receiving a flood of rejection letters before their first novels are picked up by publishers, only to relinquish a substantial portion of the profits and creative control…

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How Free Samples Can Help You Sell Ebooks Online

Sell Your Books

Once upon a time, aspiring authors desperately sought out publishing companies and faced stacks of rejection letters on their way to fame and fortune. Today, the Internet has drastically changed the publishing industry and more authors are choosing to take things into their own hands by self-publishing and selling ebooks online. Though this is still a relatively new industry, there are a flood of new ebooks entering the online market…