Conferences are a great place to get new ideas and tips, no matter what you do, from well drilling to computer programming. In 2016, I was thrilled to be a presenter at all three of the TBEX (Travel Bloggers Exchange) travel blogging conferences: Bloomington, Minnesota; Stockholm, Sweden; and Manila, Philippines. Continue reading Ebook Publishing Tips from 2016 TBEX Travel Writing Conferences
Publishing has changed a lot over the centuries, starting with all those carefully hand-written books right to today’s many digital formats. And even bigger changes have happened–and continue to happen–in who’s publishing and selling those books! Continue reading Book Publishing Continues to Change–the Surprising Statistics from 2015 are Out
Ebooks have come a long ways since 2002 when they had just 0.05% of the marketplace! So, it’s likely no surprise that the technology behind ebooks has also come a long ways. Continue reading What’s the Difference Between a Reflowable E-Book, a Fixed Format E-Book, and a Responsive E-Book?
Are you an author who wants to make money on the Internet in 2016?
Okay, that was a foolish question.
Everyone who dreams of writing a book hopes (at least secretly) to find that magic combination of elements that make for a best seller. Who wouldn’t want to be A.G. Riddle, selling over a million copies of his debut SF novel, Atlantis Gene (at the top of my must-read list!)? Or, thriller writer, Mark Dawson, who Amazon pays $450,000 a year to for his sales? Continue reading WARNING: Ignoring These Book Sales Statistics Could Seriously Impact Your Writing Income
Cynthia Good is a leader in Canada’s publishing industry, having worked her way from editorial director to president to publisher at Penguin Books Canada–then moving on to Humber College where she was named director emeritus and was awarded the Humber Award for Excellence in Teaching. Continue reading Make Money with E-Books: Writing & Publishing in the Digital Age