The SELF-e program is mainly a library marketing vehicle for indie authors, but new possibilities for payment have arrived
We’ve heard anecdotal reports from authors who’ve been running Amazon ads for a long time now that the ads have become less effective.
Reedsy is best known as a marketplace for author services—primarily used by editors and designers—on March 4 it will launch Reedsy Discovery.
B&N’s new ad platform launched with significant flaws, but B&N has already issued refunds and appears to be reshaping the program.
For literary authors, the bookstore market can be a meaningful part of long-term marketing plans and word-of-mouth sales, enter DartFrog.
Launch of Selfies in London prompts us to consider awards programs for indie authors—and the impact they might have on sales and marketing.
News and Trends The Association of American Publishers shifts its focus to Washington DC and antitrust issues. The AAP, under new leadership, is taking a more aggressive public-policy position. Read Jim Milliot in Publishers Weekly. Wattpad wants to be your agent. The 65-million-member online reading and writing community has brokered about 100 book deals for its . . … Read more
Traditional publishing has enjoyed double-digit sales growth of digital audio every year, but indie author reports have been mixed.
In a Reedsy marketing-advice article, author Martin Cavannagh looks at marketing children’s books outside of mainstream trade publishing.
Wattpad wunderkind Anna Todd has sold translation rights to her upcoming self-published series The Brightest Stars in nine territories.