Posts tagged self-publishing

Indie Publishing

Turn Your Research Paper Into A Book: 5 Reasons To Self-Publish Your Work

Recently, I stumbled over an old research paper I had written in university. The term paper (a short treatise on classical perceptions of melancholy as a disease of the “four temperaments”) had survived on a backup copy of my website,…

November 13, 2013, by

Indie Publishing

Traditional Publishing Vs. Self Published Authors On The NYT Bestseller List

Smashword’s Mark Coker just announced on his blog yesterday that 7 of the books on the New York Times best seller list were written and published without the help of publishing houses. Yes, they are “self-published”. And that’s not even counting…

August 1, 2012, by

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What Independent Book Publishers Can Learn From Alternative Music Publishing

Since the first book came cranked out of Gutenberg’s printing press, not much has changed for the reader. A book is still a collection of printed pages. You don’t need any special equipment to read it. You can use it anywhere,…

November 6, 2011, by

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Ebooks Beyond Boundaries: How To Publish For People, Not Monopolies

The world of ebooks is booming. Sales are sky-rocketing. And everyone wants to get their hands on a shiny new reading gadget. But behind the hype and excitement geared towards consumers, in many ways the ebook market of today is…

October 15, 2011, by