Tag: ebook

Three Top Strategies to Guarantee Book Sales

The Savvy Book Marketer has put up a blog post by Kathleen Gage about book promotion strategies.  This is an area where many writers fail, as … well, they’re writers, not marketers. I’ve heard writers refer to the excellent promotion tools provided by Amazon – like the Select program that allows authors to give their books …

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DBW: Ebook Revenues Rising Abroad For American Publishers

Yep, even as ebook prices take a weekly tumble – or momentary rise – on the rollercoaster of retail sales, American publishers are reporting that the revenues coming in from ebook sales continues to rise. Digital Book World is reporting that there are double-digit percentage increases in revenues for ebooks, while physical book revenue rose …

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Guy Kawasaki on HuffPost Live

On May 31 Guy Kawasaki, Silicon Valley author, Apple Evangelist, HuffPost Blogger, and Google+ Mobile Community Commander appeared on HuffPost Live to talk about his new book APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur—How to Publish a Book. From Wikipedia: Guy Kawasaki (born August 30, 1954) is a Silicon Valley author, speaker, investor and business advisor. He was …

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Stephen King Not Releasing New Work As eBook

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Stephen King’s new novel won’t be released as an ebook. “Maybe at some point [there’ll be an ebook]” King told the WSJ, “but in the meantime, let people stir their sticks and go to an actual bookstore rather than a digital one.” While this is interesting … I’m …

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