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Publetariat: For People Who Publish!

Publetariat Dispatch: The Future Of Books And Publishing

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, publishing consultant and author Joanna Penn looks at what Seth Godin and Mitch Joel are saying about the future of publishing. In the last week there have been two great audio interviews on the  future of books. I would say it’s not the future but more current,  emerging and becoming more […]

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Publetariat: For People Who Publish!

Publetariat Dispatch: Nasty Publisher Practices

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, independent bookseller Bob Spear looks at some of the bad publisher business practices that drive more and more authors to go indie. This posting may explain why more and more authors, especially those with marketing abilities, are going the self-publishing route. Low-Balling Royalty Percentages—This is often done to inexperienced, unrepresented authors. […]

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Publetariat: For People Who Publish!

Publetariat Dispatch: The Next 10 Ebook Trends

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, the Online Colleges site shares the latest trends in ebooks. This post originally appeared on the Online Colleges site and is reprinted here in its entirety with that site’s permission. No matter one’s opinion of ebooks and ebook readers, it’s highly doubtful they’re going to just up and disappear anytime soon. […]

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