Column by Jay Wilburn
Finding alternatives to Amazon is risky. The success of godless.com may be a rare window into what is next in publishing.
Column by Peter Derk June 22, 2021
Let's break down Amazon's new publishing platform.
Column by Jay Wilburn May 21, 2021
There are hundreds of places you can publish original work, but most of it is going on Amazon. Here are some alternatives for authors and readers to consider.
Column by Andrew Fowlow April 7, 2021
There are things you can start doing right now that will have a huge impact on an indie author and it won't even cost you a penny.
Column by Peter Derk December 14, 2020
We've heard the bad. But is there some good in Amazon?
Column by Karis Rogerson September 25, 2020
Karis Rogerson spoke to three booksellers about indie bookstores, their importance, and how to support them.
Column by Christopher Shultz
Some say writers are born for social distancing, but that may not be the case.
Column by Sadie Hartmann March 9, 2020
It's easy to assume that five-star, glowing reviews are able to convince readers to buy a book, but what about those ranty, complaining reviews from Negative Nancy? Do those sell books too?
Column by BH Shepherd
A critical comparison of "The Boys" season one and its comic book source material.
Column by Gabino Iglesias
I hate Amazon as much as you, but I also love it. Yeah, it's complicated. Here's why.
Column by J. David Osborne
What makes a good book review good? We investigate by looking at the different genres of "bad Amazon review."
Column by Max Booth III June 23, 2017
There is nothing in this world more honest than a three-star review.
Column by Christopher Shultz May 15, 2017
The ups and downs of Amazon, not so smart Smart Keyboards, and a spacey means of reining in app addiction.
Column by Steph Post April 18, 2017
A list of ways for readers to support their favorite authors without spending money on books.
Column by Christopher Shultz January 18, 2017
It's back to the future and the past all up in here.
Column by Christopher Shultz
Gifts that everyone wants under the Christmas tree this year...but do writers actually need them?
Column by Christopher Shultz October 26, 2016
Actually funny A.I., touch-feely Magic Bars, manga mania, and "The Return of Short Stories."
Column by Christopher Shultz August 16, 2016
Cool stuff from Amazon, not so cool stuff from Apple, and frakin awesome stuff from Scrivener.
Column by Christopher Shultz July 11, 2016
Writer-focused stories from Apple, Amazon, and third-party app developers
Column by Cath Murphy May 12, 2016
Do you let Amazon tell you which books to read? If so you are a lazy fucker and this must stop right now.
News by Raine Winters May 11, 2016
VoiceView brings a new dimension to eReading.
News by Peter Derk April 13, 2016
Info about the new Kindle has leaked. 20 months of battery life? Waterproof? The ultimate "me time" device?
News by Raine Winters March 17, 2016
Take a picture, buy a book.
Column by Max Booth III December 14, 2015
Here are the only important things that happened in 2015.