Friday, Mar 04, 2011

The Changing Face of Publishing

If you’ve been following publishing trends, you are aware of the major, almost cataclysmic, changes that have taken place and continue to take place in the publishing industry.  Recently, I received an email from a publisher who told me that traditional book sales were down due to the rise of the availability of the same books on Kindle.   

Some writers might consider this a negative change; others will see it as a fantastic opportunity to expand their circle of influence. In which camp are you? 

While there are pros and cons to the new trends in publishing, we can’t deny that the changes will affect all of us.  So it behooves us to know what’s going on and how our writing goals fit into the picture.  

For the next couple of weeks, I’ll address a couple of the top issues in this new world of publishing and how those issues could affect your writing career.  So, stay tuned!

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