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Gatecrashing the Cosy Consensus on Amazon

A group of bestselling traditionally published authors – including James Patterson, Scott Turow, and Douglas Preston – engaged in an act of breathtaking hypocrisy on Thursday with… 1,107 more words

Author Solutions gets Dumped by Reader's Digest

Very important news broke regarding the relationship between Author Solutions and Reader’s Digest as it is one more step to end what has been viewed for a long time as a publishing rip off and dead end for self-published writers. 125 more words

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Answers to Mistakes spell check would miss, but a good editor will catch

In my last post, I suggested that spell check does not take the place of a good editor.  In fact, it will overlook errors that an editor will catch. 107 more words

Self Publishing

Writer’s Digest Dumps Author Solutions

From David Gaughran:

I have some huge news: Writer’s Digest has terminated its partnership with Author Solutions.

Abbott Press – the imprint launched by Writer’s Digest, parent company F+W Media, and white-label vanity press provider Author Solutions – is still operational, but all ties to Writer’s Digest have been cut.

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Writer’s Digest cuts links with Author Solutions

David Gaughran reports that Writers Digest has cuts its partnership with Authors Solutions. This is highly significant as a bellwether of publishing industry attitudes to the controversial vanity publishing operations run by Author Solutions. 262 more words

Writing & Publishing

Writer's Digest Dumps Author Solutions 

I have some huge news: Writer’s Digest has terminated its partnership with Author Solutions.

Abbott Press – the imprint launched by Writer’s Digest, parent company F+W Media, and white-label vanity press provider Author Solutions – is still operational, but all ties to Writer’s Digest have been cut. 980 more words

Authors- Against Solutions and Vanity ...Publishing

https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20140620002841-179076450-authors-vanity-publishing-or-ethics

Tonight I got to do a special invite publish on Linked in. I hope you will read this. It is about vanity publishing and my experience with I Universe.