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Common Ground in the Debate of Self v. Traditional Publishing

A storm was created last week in response to Hugh Howey’s Author Earnings post. It was widely criticized by many but also praised. It started a lot of discussion. Having read most of the back and forth, I did notice a few commonalities. Some issues all sides generally agree upon: 1)    Digital has demolished the...

Frankfurt in the News: Amazon, Nook, App Annie and More!

Today was a busy one at the Frankfurt Book Fair, which started today with the Publishers Launch and Contec conferences. The announcements were flying. Below is a summary of the news for those of you who want to stay in the know but don’t have time to read it all or fly to Germany...

App Annie Launches Ebooks Analytics Dashboard

App Annie, a data and analytics platform for apps, is moving into the ebook business. The company has launched a series of tools publishers can use to track ebook sales across stores and to measure the effectiveness of promotions and store placements. App Annie is aimed at both self-publishing authors and established publishers but...