ALLI founder and director Orna Ross takes part in Digital Book World’s first indie author day
Posts about ALLi’s campaigns for the benefit of the self-publishing, indie author community
Why partnership for authors doesn’t always mean parting with cash – how you can benefit from the hive’s wisdom and generosity via our Facebook group
It’s the season of giving, and we’re spreading good cheer and good news for ALLi members and friends, with lots of writing and publishing discounts and free gifts.
Jay Artale our ALLi communications manager has put together a roundup of our Ask ALLi and Indie Author Fringe podcasts, and coaxes us to take time for ourselves over the festive season to listen and be inspired.
Have you seen publishing open up to indies? The Alliance of Independent Authors is updating its #PublishingOpenUp campaign. So what’s changed for you since the campaign launch in 2014?
In this week’s opinion slot on the ALLi blog, Dan Holloway makes the case for why literary prizes and awards need to open up to indie authors, because self-publishing is the natural home for great literary fiction.
ALLi’s Dan Holloway wants to spread the word about an EU consultation on VAT on ebooks. The EU has just launched a public consultation on the subject of VAT on ebooks. The consultation runs until 19th September. I want to outline very briefly in this post why, as indie authors, we should take part. The […]
While our #publishingopenup campaign has long called for greater acceptance of indie authors in the wider publishing world, today we’re pleased to welcome our News Editor Dan Holloway discussing openness in a different sense: open access to work shared under Creative Commons licences, unprotected by copyright. Here at ALLi we talk a lot about opening […]
Grace Wynter, American writer of women’s fiction and romance, sounds the rallying cry for indie authors to be a driving force within the publishing industry for greater diversity in books. Increasingly, members of the broader writing community are understanding that the publishing industry needs to do a better job of representing diverse voices. Even so, there […]
A few weeks ago, in our regular news column, we mentioned the Australian Productivity Commission’s consultation on proposed revisions to intellectual property law. As the consultation deadline of June 3rd nears, and the realization of exactly what these proposed changes would involve grows, authors concerns are mounting. The removal of parallel importation rights could have a disastrous […]