Publishing mistakes

Dumb mistakes – I’ve made a few…

I’ve been off beavering away on another Curly tale, so apologies for the lack of posts these last couple of weeks. Here’s a quick one about the simple things you can miss when trying to market and sell your self-pubbed work. This example is something I missed on Amazon’s KDP platform, the the principle holds […]

kindle matchbook

Note to self: try Matchbook

I must try Amazon’s new “bundling” service, when I make print books from my Kindle versions. I know they have a program for that too – CRatespace and such – but it’s just so far outside my realm – do people still buy paper books? Should I bother? Still, if I ever do want to […]

Flat book sales graph

August – a month of glitches and questions

So, August turned out to be a pretty ordinary month for sales. Although the Amazon royalty report for the month doesn’t get generated until the 15th or so, I do know that I sold a total of 12 books – 11 copies of Baby Steps and oneof The Curly Situation. I sold 11 books in […]