|11-05-2012, 05:21 PM||#16|
Join Date: Sep 2010
Device: Kindle Paperwhite
|11-06-2012, 02:13 AM||#17|
Join Date: Aug 2012
Device: Samsung Galaxy 2
There is Smashwords, Kobo, and clickbank. I haven't used any of these services for ebook publishing, but I heard they are good.
|11-09-2012, 12:32 AM||#18|
Join Date: Aug 2011
I've been using Smashwords since 2010. Everything people have been saying is spot on: its style requirements are finicky, and it can be very slow in getting books out to the affiliates and getting sales reports back in a timely fashion. That said, it's still a good way to get your books out to a wide audience.
The cut you'll get going through Smashwords is 60% when selling through the affiliates (like B&N and Apple) instead of the 70% you'd get from directly publishing with them. Direct sales from Smashwords are only a tiny fraction of what I earn from the affiliates, but for me at least it's worth it for the convenience.
Last edited by Lazybones; 11-09-2012 at 12:34 AM.
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