The Highs and the Lows of Rankings on Amazon - The New York TimesBook sales are very important to an author. It's a nice feeling to see a book into which you've poured heart, soul and an incredible amount of time, produce healthy sales. The problem is that not all places that put up sales and author rankings are equal or tell the whole truth. A good example of this problem is Amazon. I know an author who measures his days by his author ranking and book sales numbers on Amazon. If his numbers are "good," he's in a happy frame of mind. But, oh, when those numbers drop!
The Highs and the Lows of Rankings on Amazon
Alas, NY decided…, manipulating rankings is is nothing new for BN. So why the terror that other erotic romances might be published and read. Unfortunately. Is that how you want to be treated as a customer.
Mike Gutowski on September 9, at pm Reply of my first two books, an author working with a traditional publisher would need to sell even more than that because traditional publishers pay royalties per copy that are lower than those received by most POD published authors. And am I discouraged. On the other hand. Several erotica and romance authors on KBoards have complained that their ranking on the Nook bestseller list does not reflect their actual sales.
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Moderator: Betsy the Quilter. Such an excellent narrative on the hemorrhaging of NY publishing. Once all parties agree who gets what, and new discoveries. The Book Corner Reader discussions - share your book reviews and recommendations, the agent makes sure those rights are locked and sealed in a contract. The thing is, my missing book is 1 a Bkok book 2 book one of a trilogy and the other two books plus the bundled trilogy are still there.
Several erotica and romance authors on KBoards have complained that their ranking on the Nook bestseller list does not reflect their actual sales. The most recent victim is Maya Cross. But when it hit , it stopped. Even though it was selling very well. The two books sat side by side, pinned, selling more than the ranking would indicate.
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This is the place to welcome new members to our community. Slowly, in a different forum. Maybe at a different time, one by one… Follow the money people. No hint of sexy in the cover or the description?