Hugh Howey launches Self-published Science Fiction Competition. Discord offers authors new live event possibilities.
The value of subscription reading platforms shown as Patreon raises $155 valuing it at $4bn while Radish sells for $354m.
High quality self-publishing print platform Blurb is sold while serial fiction platform Radish raises $63m
In a bad week for erotica writers, Amazon doesn't seem to know what it is doing with their rankings. And a major new umbrella organization, the Independent Bookshops' Alliance, launches in UK Parliament.