This young man is a smart and eclectic cookie. He has some interesting things to say about e-publishing.
About Michael Booth
Michael Booth, the creator of TrumpAndAllTheRest.com, is a US-born expatriate journalist, publicist, author and online publisher who has lived in a Spanish village in the foothills of Sierra Nevada for the past five decades. Though better known abroad for his fine-art printmaking sites and online magazine, Booth's day job for the past decade and a half, until recently, was his communications agency, dedicated principally to designing and implementing Internet strategies for Spanish companies and institutions.
His latest project is a photographic homage site to the Spanish village that adopted him many years ago: http://somospineros.com.
This blog is both an ebook-advocacy initiative and a promotional site for the author's new book: The Ebook Ebook. It's aim is to get you interested, then to get you involved.
If you write--or want to write--and want to get published on your own terms, cutting out the middlemen and becoming your own publisher--and doing all this for free-- this book and blog will tell you how.
Just the fact that you're reading this is a sign that you are taking the first step...
This past Sunday marked ten years since the public launch of Smashwords on May 6, 2008.Wow, what a difference ten years makes.Ten years ago, the book publishing industry looked quite a bit different than it does today:Print books controlled 99.5% of the market; ebooks accounted for about ½ of 1%If a writer wanted to get their book into bookstores where reade […]