Scott asks: What was the deal with the feud between Amazon and the Big Five Publishers? Sponsored by Archivos
Simon asks: Is it too soon to publish stories about pandemics?
Simon asks: What’s become of the Indie vs. Trad publishing wars? Is that still a thing? Is it going anywhere?
Scott asks: How can independent publishers get books, ebooks, and audiobooks into libraries?
Sarah asks: How do I choose a release schedule that takes advantage of algorithm triggering while best serving my audience? Resources Mentioned Jack Reacher series, by Lee Child James Bond series by Ian Flemming Nora Roberts Romance series Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling
Scott asks: Why do traditional publishers make authors do their own marketing, but not other parts of the publishing process?
JR asks: What do see coming down the pike for the publishing market in 2020?
Jessica asks: Do indie writers need to pay to play?
Richard asks: Now that I’ve finished writing my book, what do I do with it? Resources Mentioned: Wikipedia article on Heinlein essay On the Writing of Speculative Fiction reprinted in Writing Science Fiction and Fantasy, edited by Asimov Science Fiction Magazine
Today Simon has feedback on using Vellum without a Mac. Resources Mentioned: Vellum