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by R. C.
Tue Nov 07, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: [DISTRIBUTION] Macmillan Shutting Down Pronoun - options
Replies: 0
Views: 6994

[DISTRIBUTION] Macmillan Shutting Down Pronoun - options

With today's anouncement that Macmillan will be shutting down Pronoun as an ebook aggregator and Google Play no longer accepting new publishers directly what do you feel the best option into the Google Play store is? StreetLib seems to be the most common option I've seen but their royalty rates are ...
by R. C.
Tue Aug 01, 2017 11:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: [CS] CreateSpace - Barcodes
Replies: 9
Views: 2933

Re: [CS] CreateSpace - Barcodes

Small Press Network
by R. C.
Mon Jul 31, 2017 9:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: [CS] CreateSpace - Barcodes
Replies: 9
Views: 2933

Re: [CS] CreateSpace - Barcodes

My only issue with IS/LSI is that Amazon insists on placing the ridiculous 1-3 week shipping line on books distributed through them as opposed to In Stock. Another obvious ploy to drive people to their service, regardless of how inadequate it has become. If not for this I would have non of my distri...
by R. C.
Mon Jul 31, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: [CS] CreateSpace - Barcodes
Replies: 9
Views: 2933

[CS] CreateSpace - Barcodes

After numerous conversations over the last 3 weeks with varying levels of customer support and relayed data to the technical team. CS has made it clear that there is no option for a custom barcode, whether your barcode scans fine or not, meets the standard etc. ALL barcodes will be replaced with the...
by R. C.
Sat Jul 22, 2017 11:37 am
Forum: General
Topic: [ARCS] Netgalley options
Replies: 1
Views: 1129

[ARCS] Netgalley options

Has anyone used the co-op program at http://www.authorservices.patchwork-pre ... ley-co-op/? I'm looking for feedback on it as a possible service to reach netgally a little cheaper on my latest release.
by R. C.
Wed Jul 12, 2017 7:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: [INGRAMSPARK] Any Small Press Network (Australia) members here?
Replies: 2
Views: 1299

Re: [INGRAMSPARK] Any Small Press Network (Australia) members here?

Have you heard of any plans to expand this outside of Australian members?
by R. C.
Tue Jul 04, 2017 12:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: [TRIM SIZE] Changing book format on Createspace
Replies: 3
Views: 1772

Re: [TRIM SIZE] Changing book format on Createspace

Sarah is correct, as usual ;), as long as you have not approved the proof for publication you can still adjust the trim size and upload a new interior file on the 'Interior' tab. Once published the trim size is tied to the ISBN and any trim changes would require a new ISBN and new entry in CS.
by R. C.
Sun Jul 02, 2017 5:20 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: [INTRODUCTION] Greetingsfrom Dallaslew
Replies: 2
Views: 1483

Re: Greetingsfrom Dallaslew

And welcome to the forums
by R. C.
Wed Jun 28, 2017 11:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: [spam] how to deal
Replies: 19
Views: 5420

Re: [spam] how to deal

Oh the irony of the post above spamming this thread.
by R. C.
Sat Jun 24, 2017 10:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: [KDP] Converting for kindle.
Replies: 10
Views: 3411

Re: [KDP] Converting for kindle.

Ed, I'm going to outline my basic ebook conversions steps for you. This is the quick convert method I usually have people do if they are not looking for a full professional format conversion. It seems to work well for most people and offers the ability to make large scale format changes and tweaks f...