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“It’s Gold!” Monique Martin’s novels soar with Kindle Nation sponsorships

Monique Martin’s well-told tale “Out of Time,” this week’s Kindle Nation weekly sponsor, soars from #2,921 to #372 in K Store, #12 Mover+Shaker.  We know you’ll want this one on your Kindle — or new Kindle Fire. “That is just ten kinds of awesome! I’ve even made it to the Bestsellers list for Romance on […]

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Publetariat Dispatch: Can The Subscription Model Work For Trade Publishers?

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, author and Publetariat founder April L. Hamilton wonders if a Gamefly-style subscription model might work for trade publisher ebook catalogs. I recently read a Slate article about how the film industry is repeating the DRM and business model mistakes of the music industry, and of course saw many parallels with, and […]

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Publetariat Dispatch: Numbers, Numbers, Numbers – To An Indie Author, What Do They Mean?

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, indie author M. Louisa Locke discusses her sales figures and what they signify—or don’t. 9,093; 2.99; 2,049; 99; 15,570; 440; 7135; 4,882, 10,281; 1517; 94; 54; 18; 89; 229; 28; 18; 5; 10.264; 539; 20,505; 1577… For a writer, supposedly dominated by my right-brain, I seem to have become obsessed with […]

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Publetariat Dispatch: Ebook Publishing And The Great Price Debate – My Numbers Tell An Interesting Story

In today’s Publetariat Dispatch, indie author M. Louisa Locke talks about her experiences with ebook pricing, and its impact on sales. Before Christmas and the great Amanda Hocking success story hit the blogosphere, the general wisdom among ebook self-publishers tended to be that $2.99 was the sweet spot  for selling and profiting from sales. Particularly […]

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Introducing A New, Weekly Feature: Dispatches From Publetariat.com – Beginning With Why I Sell My Novel For 99 Cents

Since its launch a little over three years ago, Publetariat.com has become the premier online news hub and community for indie authors and small imprints. Ebooks are a major component of most indies’ publication strategy nowadays, and the ebook news and commentary Publetariat shares is often of interest to readers, as well. With that in […]

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