Category Archives: Indie Publishing

Promoting indies – what would you like to see? Part 2

So, the main site is now sitting in ‘skeleton mode’ as I rush to reformat the website.  Yesterday the poll ‘What factor influences your choice of books most?‘ went online again, and I’m starting to pull together the user area…  … Continue reading

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The path to e-book domination

This christmas will bring another wave of e-book readers, which means a larger market audience for e-book publishers.  If you’ve been paying attention, you might have noticed Amazon’s recent bid for power: the KDP Select scheme.  I’m not going to repeat … Continue reading

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When the credibility of book reviews comes into question: Part 2

In the rush to get the website finished I’ve been a little absent here, but hopefully that will calm down over christmas. That said, it’s just a short one here today. In Part 1 of this post I touched on the … Continue reading

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Promoting indies – what would you like to see?

I’m currently burying my head in a PHP manual to get the website up and running* so now would be the best time for this… As an author or reader what would you like to see from the indieebooks.co.uk website? Stories … Continue reading

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How do e-books fit in at christmas?

Well then, the christmas lights have come on already in London and it’s getting me into a festive mood…  So answer me this: How will e-books affect the way we exchange gifts at christmas? I’m a bookworm, which means 50% of all the … Continue reading

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The Halloween Book Volume II, by Kindle Users Forum

Overall rating: 4.5 stars Genre: Horror Ok, so this probably should have been posted a little earlier, but I had too much fun reading this anthology of short stories to get round to writing the review.  Available for free on … Continue reading

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Copyright – What you should know

If you self-publish you need to be aware of your rights when it comes to copyright.  To help with this I’ve compiled (with a little help from a friend) a quick reference guide, which you can download from the link … Continue reading

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When the credibility of book reviews comes into question: Part 1

Not all negative reviews are a bad thing… Pick a book and look it up on goodreads.com.  It can be one you liked, despised or were indifferent about, just make sure it has 100 ratings or more.  Now go to … Continue reading

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