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Five Essential Tools for Creating eBooks | Jeff Pfaller – Chicago Writer

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Amazon’s Hit Man – BusinessWeek

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(My last Scoop of the Day is a fascinating one. It occurs to me that I hear a lot of hate for Amazon, but much of it seems to be an industry in trouble blaming a smart, new competitor rather than looking to timber in their own eye. Also, Joe Konrath weighs in, so that’s always fascinating. ~ Chazz)   Larry Kirshbaum was the ultimate book industry insider—until Amazon called…
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Big Publishing Death Watch | The Passive Voice

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Passive Guy decided it was time for a survey. Create your free online surveys with SurveyMonkey, the world’s leading questionnaire tool. After you finish, you should see the results.
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How Sitting All Day Is Damaging Your Body and How You Can Counteract It

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(Six hours? I’m a writer! I sit for six hours for the first half of the day. Starting to think I should get a Fitbit.~ Chazz) Do you sit in an office chair or on your couch for more than six hours a day? Then here are some disturbing facts: Your risk of heart disease has increased by up to 64 percent.
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25 Things I Learned From Opening a Bookstore – jlsathre – Open Salon

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(This is a great list. Read it before bookstores are gone! ~ Chazz)
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Self-Editing: Back to Basics, Part I – Guest Post by Karin Cox

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(A useful review. ~ Chazz)   We continue our series on self-editing today with the first of a two-part post from author and editor Karin Cox.

Karin has a unique perspective: she has considerable experience working for a tra…
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An Ode to Bloggers ~ A Guest Post by Terri Giuliano Long

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Last May, a month or so after I began marketing my novel, In Leah’s Wake, a former agent told me that I would never sell 500 books. A rookie, I had no idea what to expect. When I published the no…
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Kindle Author: Kindle Author Interview: Devin O’Branagan

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Winner of Writer's Digest's 2014 Honorable Mention in Self-published Ebook Awards in Genre

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