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Publetariat: For People Who Publish!

Publetariat Dispatch: Smashwords 2012 Year In Review

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, Smashwords founder Mark Coker takes a look back at some of the trends and developments witnessed in trade publishing and ebooks in 2012. The Power In Publishing Is Shifting To Authors Back in 2007, we designed our logo with this revolutionary ideal in mind. The up-thrusting fist holding the book represented […]

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Publetariat: For People Who Publish!

Publetariat Dispatch: 8 Myths About Reading Books On Mobile Phones

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, Piotr Kowalczyk addresses common myths about using smartphones as ereaders. According to Wikipedia there are 4.6 billion mobile phones in the world. It’s a huge number. But people don’t try to read books on them. In this post I’d like to address some of the most popular reasons, which prevent us […]

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Is It a Kindle World? 28 Million EBook Readers Projected by 2013

Is It a Kindle World? 28 Million EBook Readers Projected by 2013

We all know that a picture is worth 1,000 words, even in this economy. But are charts like these worth 28 million Kindles? Thanks to David Rothman’s heads up at TeleRead, they come tied to a juicy tidbit of Kindle projection from a pretty credible source: The well-respected and extremely popular Tech-On blog (Tech and […]

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