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Learn How To Install A Wordpress Sandbox

How To Use A WordPress Sandbox To Safely Test Drive Your Site

Many writers now use a self-hosted WordPress blog to earn extra income from content marketing, books, and advertising. A WordPress sandbox is the best way to protect your income. WordPress is a powerful blogging platform. But the vast number of useful features, themes, and plugins, require good website management skills and basic security knowledge to…

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Will Kindle Unlimited Royalties Reduce To Near Nothing For Authors?

Amazon Kindle Unlimited royalties to authors will take a whack. Amazon Kindle Unlimited says that it will charge $3.00 for Amazon Kindle Unlimited membership for Indian customers. “As we’ve expanded KU to more countries, a number of the program’s elements – such as exchange rates, customer reading behavior, and local subscription pricing – now vary…

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Book Sales Fall For Self-Publishing Authors

Book Sales Fall For Some Amazon Self-Publishing Authors

Book sales fall for self-published ebooks, in particular. But Why? After years of steady growth, ebook sales for indie authors have started to hit a problem. The most recent data from Author Earnings in their latest quarterly report gives ample proof of the drop off in self-publishing sales and earnings. While the data is clear, the…

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Amazon Review Policies

Amazon Book Review Policies Are Bad For Self Publishing Authors

An Amazon book review cannot be posted for free ebooks? Correct. You might have missed this very quiet yet extremely nasty change to Amazon book review policies. If you are still giving away free Kindle ebooks in the hope of gaining new reviews, then you might want to reconsider. The new Amazon review rules If you…

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The self-publishing train wreck

The Self-Publishing Train Wreck Is Upon Us – It’s Been Coming

Self-publishing is evolving and suffering from growing pains. The self-publishing train wreck was always an accident waiting to happen. Although there has been no crashing noise and screaming sirens as yet, all the signs point to the fact that the self-publishing train wreck is very close to happening. In recent and not so recent times, several…

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Theres Amnesia In Her Kiss

Listen To Tom Waits For Writing Inspiration – There’s Amnesia In Her Kiss

Tom Waits’ writing, like all good writers, avoids common collocations and tired clichés. Waits has a way with words. And even though he writes songs, he should inspire writers and authors. His words are memorable for one very simple reason. He never uses a common collocation. Instead, he surprises and sometimes shocks with his choice…

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