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From Amazon- a Change That Hurts Authors – by Douglas Preston – NYT

LAST March, Amazon quietly changed the way it sells books. An obscure and seemingly harmless modification to its website has opened the door for some third-party sellers to deceive Amazon’s customers by selling books as “new” that may not come … Continue reading

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Authors: How to Get Your LCCN (Library of Congress Number) | Author U

“The wise author applies for the LCCN before the book is printed.(Library of Congress Catalog Control Number) lccn One question that most authors don’t know to ask is, “How do I get the LCCN?” What’s a LCCN? Good question—it’s the … Continue reading

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Google Captcha (reCAPTCHA) by BestWebSoft — WordPress Plugins

“Google Captcha (reCaptcha) plugin is an effective security solution that protects your WordPress website forms from spam entries while letting real people pass through with ease. It can be used for login, registration, password recovery, comments, popular contact forms, and … Continue reading

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What Is a Hybrid Publisher? | Jane Friedman

“Over the last year, I’ve received more questions than ever—usually from journalists—asking me to explain “hybrid publishing. ”This is a confusing term to discuss, because you will hear different definitions or descriptions of hybrid publishing depending on who you ask … Continue reading

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