This is a guest post by Australian author Grant McDuling, who has recently self-published his first books on the Kindle. The post is one of two things we are doing today to mark the launch of Aussie Author Month. The other is our Directory of Kindle Self-Published Australian Authors. Being a full time writer and [...]
Only this morning I was working in Amazon’s DTP (Digital Text Platform) and this afternoon I noticed dtp.amazon.com had become kdp.amazon.com. As the veteran of a few renamings myself (so many names seem like a good idea at the time), I completely understand. As the Digital Text Platform was solely concerned with Kindle publishing, Kindle [...]
Amazon’s Digital Publishing Platform accepts several file formats but what is the best format for your Kindle ebook? [Update: the DTP is now the KDP]
Self-publishing is a privilege for which self-publishers should be grateful rather than complaining about the small stuff.
Amazon can change your ebook prices without notice and sometimes does so incorrectly. You need to know what the rules are and keep an eye out.