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Publisher Advice

Mark Mzyk June 3, 2008

I’d like to start out by apologizing for my last post.  My previous post was below my standards.  It was simply a quote with a small blurb that provided no worth while insight.  I did nothing more than add to the echo chamber of the Internet and that isn’t what I’m trying to do.  At […]

Publishers Don’t Get It

Mark Mzyk June 2, 2008

Amazon sells most Kindle books for $9.99 or less. Publishers say that they generally sell electronic books to Amazon for the same price as physical books, or about 45 percent to 50 percent of the cover price. For a hardcover best seller like Scott McClellan’s “What Happened,” the former press secretary’s account of his years […]

Quarantine Tweets and Feeds

Mark Mzyk May 12, 2008

I enjoy Twitter and I think I’m addicted to Google Reader.  It’s become a game for me to make sure that I get the number showing my unread stories down to zero. Both make it very easy to follow someone, and once you do, if you’re like me, you end up following them forever just […]