Amazon Marketing Services (AMS) is one of this year's hottest venues for book advertising, but to take advantage of the program you'll need to know the rules. For your convenience, we've categorized Amazon's guidelines and prohibitions for AMS ads into…
The purpose of an online complaint isn't venting — it's change. Learn how you can transform a futile rant into a powerful tool for getting results.
When confronted, criminals tend to fall back on a reliable pattern of behaviors to defuse suspicion. How many of these tactics have you seen?
Want to be sure you won't get ripped off by a service provider you're thinking of using as part of your indie author business? Read this handy checklist of 10 key questions to ask to help you steer clear of the sharks.
Indie authors are being targeted by criminals who impersonate them online, then collect royalties on their books. Learn how to detect and stop book counterfeiting.
Can indie authors fight back against plagiarism?
Learn how—and when—to combat piracy. The first of a three-part series on fighting copyright infringement.
When you endorse a product or service, you're tying your reputation to that advice. Protect yourself from bad endorsements with these five simple steps.
A handy summary of ALLi Watchdog John Doppler's best practice advice for self-publishers everywhere, to help you get the most out of self-publishing services and to avoid the traps and scams.
Each month Orna Ross and Joanna Penn join forces to bring you The Advanced Self-Publishing Salon, an engaging podcast where they discuss what’s going on in the indie publishing world.
Each month Orna Ross and Joanna Penn join forces to bring you The Advanced Self-Publishing Salon, a live online broadcast where they discuss what’s going on in the publishing industry.
Meet Patti Brassard Jefferson, proprietor of PJ Boox, an exciting and innovative bookstore that features only indie and small press authors.