Having Trouble Getting Your Ebooks from Smashwords to Apple? Try Draft2Digital!

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Happy Weekend, WG2E-Land! Fabulous WG2E Team Member Sibel Hodge recently blogged about a new Ebook Platform – Draft2Digital Draft2Digital – A New Ebook Distributor in Town I’ve been having a ton of trouble lately with Smashwords getting my books to Apple. For example, to date, after three rounds of emails with them and still no [...]

Go-To List for Helpful Indie Rescources

As Indies we are responsible for everything from writing the book to putting it out into the big wild world. This means editing, finding cover art, cover-designing, formatting, marketing, advertising, keeping up with what’s going on in the publishing world, and much, much more. So wouldn’t it be helpful to have a go-to list of [...]

Indie Epublished Authors: You can now reach 50 Countries via Smashword’s Distribution Channel with Apple!

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Happy Hump Day, WG2E-Land! Last week, Smashwords announced that Apple had added 18 new countries to their distribution, bringing their total to 50 countries. And every single one of those will be a new channel for Smashword’s Authors!!! Here’s the article from Smashword Founder Mark Coker: Apple iBookstore Expands Global Reach of Smashwords Ebooks to [...]

There’s Money to be Made Indie Epublishing on Smashwords

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Happy Sunday, WG2E-Land! This past week, I received my Quarter 2 Royalties from Smashwords, which basically includes earnings accumulated through April and part of May 2012. When I took a quick snapshot of how my 2012 earnings from Smashwords compared to my 2011 earnings, I was over the moon thrilled with the HUGE growth. Check [...]

Epubbing on a budget

Indie publishing can be a daunting task, and when you’re first starting out, you may not be in a position to pay out much to cover everything you need – covers, formatting, editing, websites, etc. So is it possible to put out a quality product very cheaply? Absolutely! All it takes is a bit of [...]