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Publetariat: For People Who Publish!

Publetariat Dispatch: Crowdfunding Or Panhandling? The New Arts Funding.

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, author and small publisher Alan Baxter ruminates on the new “crowdfunding” movement. Warning: this post contains some strong language. This is going to be one of those posts where I ramble on without any real direction and hope I discover a point along the way. “How is that different to any […]

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Publetariat: For People Who Publish!

Publetariat Dispatch: Amanda Hocking Is The Exception, Not The Rule

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, indie author and small publisher Alan Baxter explains why most indies aren’t enjoying the same level of success as indie author phenom Amanda Hocking, and why that’s okay. The web has been abuzz lately (for example) with stories of Amanda Hocking’s incredible self-publishing success (and similar success by other indies). In […]

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