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What you need to know about book formatting

What you need to know about book formatting

Book Formatting – Should you do it on your own or hire help? The importance of interior book layout *Updated and republished 10/10/21 This post will cover book formatting, interior book layout and design basic information, provide a list of people we have worked...
Publishing Bottlenecks: 2021 Book Shortage

Publishing Bottlenecks: 2021 Book Shortage

It’s been all over the news: the publishing industry is careening towards a book shortage in the final quarter of 2021. And the ripple effects might last much longer than that! But what does it mean for authors? What is a book shortage? It’s true: Ingram and Bookazine...
What is the Kindle Vella program?

What is the Kindle Vella program?

In April, Amazon announced their new Kindle Vella program. This brand new opportunity is tailor made for indie authors and new voices in publishing. It also seems to be an interesting way to diversify your income as an author, always key to making a writing life...
How to send files to your Kindle (PDFs and Mobi files)

How to send files to your Kindle (PDFs and Mobi files)

Have you received a PDF copy of a book that you want to view on your Kindle? Or did you download a .mobi file and don’t know how to open it on your Kindle? This a common issue – especially for people who are avid participants as advanced readers or if you love...
The difference between em dash and en dash (editor’s tip)

The difference between em dash and en dash (editor’s tip)

Did you know that there is a difference between a hyphen (-), en dash (–), and em dash (—)? Did you know that there is a difference between hyphens (-), en dashes (–), and em dashes (—)? The most obvious difference is the length. Hyphens are shortest, followed by the...
Changing your book price on KDP

Changing your book price on KDP

There are many reasons you might want to change your price. Maybe you launched at a low sale-price and now you’d like to return to a normal price. Maybe you want to participate in a promo opportunity. Or you’ve decided your pricing structure is way too...