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How-To Sell Digital Downloads, The Easy Way

Posted in Publishing / Self-Publishing, The Artist In You, Website on May 16, 2013 by Heather Melcer

mp3’s ~ .pdf’s ~ ebooks ~ and more!

how to sell digital downloads mp3 ebooks pdfThere are two types of sellers out there. Those starting a company specifically retail devoted to selling digital goods, and those I like to refer to as more of the indie biz professional or artist wanting to share their work and voice with the world, on the side and in addition to, the core work they do. Allow me to guide you through some options.

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Self-Publishing: The Myth, The Monster & The Motivation

Posted in Publishing / Self-Publishing, The Artist In You on May 11, 2013 by Heather Melcer

self-publishing-how-to-tips-and-dreamsTHE MYTH: You will get rich quick, live a luxurious lifestyle while writing your next best-seller from your veranda, while vacationing on the island coast, overlooking the bluest pearlescent Ocean waves gently lapping in the breeze……go ahead, linger there for just a moment longer….u huh, u huh…..Now – snap out of it! I don’t mean to burst your bubble, but if you want to be a self-published author, you need to have a full understanding of what that actually means. It means you are no longer just a writer wanting to share your words and visions with the world, you are actually about to become — a PUBLISHER! Mazel Tov! Continue reading