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This Week’s Self-publishing News

In this week’s news on all things self-publishing, we look ahead and look out for Amazon’s upcoming warning signs on e-book errors;  plus new ideas, appointments, services and gaining the best, and genuine,  reviews for your indie books. Valerie Shanley gets the lowdown from her ALLi partners and friends.   Surely some mistake Amazon’s plan […]

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This Week’s Self-publishing News

It’s been a week when authors got results for speaking up about being paid fairly. Valerie Shanley gets the lowdown from ALLi partners and friends on this and all the news self-publishing related, including upcoming indie author events such as ALLi’s new look Fringe Festivals tied into the three biggest book fairs worldwide, plus discussion […]

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Much e-exaggeration on digital books data

2015 – Self-publishing News Review

The rise and fall and rise of e-books, royalty descents, new arrivals, sudden departures, court cases, fake reviews and a proliferation of pirates –  these were just some of the stories featured in our regular self-publishing related news posted here on the blog during 2015. Although our ALLi Director Orna Ross reflects that a modicum […]

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Smartphones answering the e-book revolution

This Week’s Self-publishing News

Catch up on the week’s self-publishing news with Valerie Shanley as she gathers the latest industry-related developments of interest to indie authors from ALLi partners and friends. Included are a new screenwriting tool, an upcoming rights service from ALLi, the global  connection between smartphones and e-reading, plus independent bookstores’ answer to impossible-to-avoid Black Friday.   […]

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No book leafs unturned - except when it's an ebook

This Week’s Self-publishing News

Self-publishing news for Halloween looks at the latest report claiming a decline in sales of ebooks, this time in Canada,  and also those questions being asked in high places (that’s the EU) on the inequity on taxation and re-selling rights between digital and print. Valerie Shanley hollows out the big indie news pumpkin with this […]

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ALLi at your service

This Week’s Self-publishing News

All publishing eyes are on the Frankfurt Book Fair just now, and ALLi is right in there at the heart of the self-publishing action.  Valerie Shanley has been catching up on all of the news with ALLi partners and friends from the world’s largest book festival.       Take your ALLi Partner (Directory) at the […]

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This Week’s Self-publishing News

How to sell more outside Amazon, another round in the endless print-versus-digital “debate” plus is giving your book away for free reputation-harming or a savvy sales move? Valerie Shanley is watching the news this week with ALLi partners and friends Go Direct To Sell Best on Kobo, iBooks, Nook Interesting finding from the wonderful Data Guy […]

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Enter the e-dragon

This Week’s Self-publishing News

Apple opens iBooks in China, new free-to-use eBook platform launched, and what to believe of reports claiming digital books demise. Valerie Shanley harvests the latest news from our ALLi partners and friends Apple put the ‘i’ in China It’s the largest market in the world for app downloads which is why Wednesday’s announcement that Apple Music, […]

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