Counterfeit books on Amazon a growing problem; Ingram Spark is mentioned in the article as well – Whispers and Warnings for 06/28/19

Counterfeit books on Amazon a growing problem; Ingram Spark is mentioned in the article as well – Whispers and Warnings for 06/28/19

Counterfeit Books On Amazon – a growing problem! Ingram Spark is mentioned in the article as well. 
What happens after Amazon’s domination is complete? Its bookstore offers clues
“The scope of counterfeiting across Amazon goes far beyond books. E-commerce has taken counterfeit goods from flea markets to the mainstream, and Amazon is by far the e-commerce heavyweight.”

Copyrights – Redefined?
Gigi Hadid wants to rewrite copyright law around her Instagram account
“…because Ms. Hadid posed for the camera and thus herself contributed many of the elements that the copyright law seeks to protect.”

Everyone has a right to their values…but libel will get you sued.
Oberlin College ordered to pay $44.4 million damages in libel case brought by small business
“The case addressed libel and defamation claims against the school in which the plaintiffs said the school used its powerful ‘support’ to ‘aid and abet’ the libelous material that the small business was racist.”

Did you hear? No Privacy With Facebook!
Facebook Under Oath: You Have No Expectation of Privacy
“The very notion of ambient privacy is an existential threat to Big Tech’s business model. Take away that which violates the ambient privacy and what’s left is not Facebook.”

New York Post Loses Visionary Talent
Legendary Post columnist Steve Dunleavy dead at 81
“’Steve Dunleavy was one of the greatest reporters of all time,’ said Rupert Murdoch, owner of The Post.”

90+ DAYS OF PROMOTING YOUR BOOK ONLINE: Your Book's Daily Marketing Plan by Angela Hoy and Richard Hoy

Promoting your book online should be considered at least a part-time job. Highly successful authors spend more time promoting a book than they do writing it - a lot more.

We know what you're thinking. You're an author, not a marketer. Not to worry! We have more than a decade of successful online book selling experience under our belts and we're going to teach you how to promote your book effectively online...and almost all of our techniques are FREE!

Online book promotion is not only simple but, if you have a step-by-step, day-to-day marketing plan (this book!), it can also be a very artistic endeavor, which makes it fun for creative folks like you!

Yes, online book promoting can be EASY and FUN! Let us show you how, from Day 1 through Day 90...and beyond!

Joel's BookProgram: The Simple Secret To Writing A Non-Fiction Book In 30 Days, At 1 Hour A Day! - SECOND EDITION

If you are a solo professional, having your own book is one of the best investments of time and money you can make, to promote your business and gain more clients. Why?

  • If you are an author, you are an authority--an expert in your field.
  • A book is a tangible credential.
  • Your book can differentiate you from your competition.
  • It's an opportunity to explain your uniqueness, your "special sauce."

Order "The Simple Secret To Writing A Non-Fiction Book In 30 Days, At 1 Hour A Day!" right away. And picture yourself handing your own book to a prospect, in just a short time!

7.625 STRATEGIES IN EVERY BEST-SELLER - Revised and Expanded Edition

At this moment, thousands of would-be authors are slaving away on their keyboards, dreaming of literary success. But their efforts won’t count for much. Of all those manuscripts, trade book editors will sign up only a slim fraction.

And of those titles--ones that that editors paid thousands of dollars to contract, print and publicize--an unhealthy percentage never sell enough copies to earn back their advances. Two years later, most will be out of print!

Acquisition Editor Tam Mossman shares seven essentials every book needs to stay in print, and sell!

Read more here:

Writing FAST: How to Write Anything with Lightning Speed

A systematic approach to writing that generates better quality quickly!

Chock full of ideas, tips, techniques and inspiration, this down-to-earth book is easy to read, and even easier to apply. Let author Jeff Bollow take you through a process that brings your ideas to the page faster, more powerfully and easier than ever before.

Read more here: