Optimizing Your Amazon Book Listing To Increase Visibility

Vik RubenfeldFor WritersLeave a Comment

From bookcovercafe: 2. Amazon’s Author Central This is an absolute must for every author. Amazon’s Author Central is where buyers and readers can discover more about you without leaving Amazon. Your author information can be found further down the page after the product details and reviews section. …3. Amazon book page ‘tags’ This is often forgotten by independent authors and publishers. … Read More

David Gaughran: Self-Publishers Aren’t Killing The Industry, They’re Saving It

Vik RubenfeldFor Readers, For WritersLeave a Comment

David Gaughran bring amazing historical perspective: We aren’t the first to be accused of killing the industry. In 1939, Robert de Graff threatened to kill publishing, too. At the tail end of the Great Depression, when hardcovers regularly sold for between $2.50-$3.00, he started selling paperback Pocket Books for $0.25. To put that in 2012 dollars, hardcovers cost roughly $40-50. The … Read More