All posts by

  • J. K. Rowling’s Top 10: Good Tips for Writing a Book

    Sam Dutta has deduced some great writing tips from J.K. Rowling’s interviews, her works, her process, and her life.   I bet J.K. Rowling could give us some good tips for writing a book – she does, after...

    • Posted March 22, 2015
    • 0
  • Still not making $ on Kindle?

    How long have you been trying to make money on Kindle? Not satisfied with your results? A recent survey showed that over 60% of self published authors have fewer than 2 books on Amazon. If you’re one of...

    • Posted March 19, 2015
    • 1
  • Kindle Scout Debuts 10 Titles

    Kindle readers chose the first set of their favorite unpublished books. Kindle Scout is reader-powered publishing for new, never-before-published books. It’s a place where readers help decide if a book gets published. Selected books are published by Kindle...

    • Posted March 15, 2015
    • 0
  • Free Kindle Sales Calculator App

    Check out our free Kindle sales calculator: JHOMFcalc. This free app calculates your monthly royalty payments based on Kindle Rank, book price, and royalty rate. Since it is a web app (non-specific to Apple or android), it...

    • Posted February 26, 2015
    • 0
  • Step-by-Step Kindle Advertising

    Having a tough time getting prospective customers to notice your Kindle books? Are all those Facebook, Twitter, and Google AdWords ads just not selling your books? Well, Amazon has just made your task easier. Amazon recently decided...

    • Posted February 21, 2015
    • 0
  • Advertising for KDP Select

    Wow! If this was a pitch for a movie script it would have to be called Google Adwords meets the Kindle Store. Except Google is not involved. Amazon now has a program like Google Adwords wherein Kindle Direct...

    • Posted February 1, 2015
    • 0
  • Are you an author or a publisher?

    You’re an author, right? You set out to be an author. Me too, fiction and nonfiction. Taking the high road, not the boorish road of the publishers, who seem only interested in making money. But, unfortunately, we’ve got...

    • Posted January 25, 2015
    • 1
  • Post Mortem: Solving History’s Great Medical Mysteries

    Not sure why I bought this book, particularly since I bought it in hardcover. I usually buy books in the Kindle Store, maybe a PDF, but I never buy books in hardcover. The only thing I can...

    • Posted January 18, 2015
    • 0
  • Is Kindle Unlimited for you?

    Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited ebook subscription has the largest number of books of any subscription service: over 640,000 ebooks and over 7,000 audiobooks. And there’s a 30-day free trial and only $9.99 a month after that. But there...

    • Posted January 18, 2015
    • 0
  • Macmillan offers all-you-can-read ebooks

    Personally, I’d never heard of Oyster and Scribd until I saw this article from the Los Angeles Times. Everyone seems to be jumping on the bandwagon to rent out digital books, but Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited is under...

    • Posted January 17, 2015
    • 0
WP Facebook Auto Publish Powered By :