Self-publishing or publishing, an author’s work is never done Kim Petersen took to the high seas with her family on their boat, Chrysalis. Her book about the experience, Charting the Unknown, is not self-published but her post on how she promotes her book is instructional and shows that an author’s work is never done whether [...]
Amazon offers self-published authors a choice of royalties — a choice between a 35 percent and a 70 percent royalty. Why would you choose to halve your royalities?
99 cent Kindle ebooks theoretically earn their authors a 35% royalty from Amazon but it’s actually possible to make 70% on a 99 cent ebook.
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.