Thinking of publishing your own ebook?

Here are a couple of posts you might find interesting.

First, Writer Beware Blog reviews BookTango’s new e-book self-publishing service: BookTango: Author Solutions Rolls Out Ebook Distribution Services. As you know, not all e-book self-publishing services are created equal. Writer Beware does its usual excellent job of comparing BookTango’s services against offerings from Smashwords, BookBaby, and Ebookit.

And also from Writer Beware Blog comes word of a professional survey of 1000 self-published e-book authors. The survey, which is being done by Taleist, is an attempt to get a better idea of average sales for self-published e-books, so that those of us who have one of our own in the works can set reasonable goals for our marketing efforts and sales results. According to Writer Beware, Taleist has collected 800 responses to date. This is one survey we’ll be keeping our eye on.


About Shala Howell

Writer of things ranging from optical network switching white papers to genetic testing patient education materials to historical fiction set in an 1880s asylum. When I’m not scratching my head over pesky characters who refuse to do things how I want them done or dreaming of my next book (which will of course be much easier to write than the current one), my writerly self can be found blogging about life with a very curious Ten-Year-Old at, or musing about books and the writing life at
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