Findaway Voices Terms of Service Update: What Authors Need to Know
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Findaway Voices Terms of Service Update: What Authors Need to Know

IF YOU CURRENTLY have audiobooks on Findaway Voices by Spotify, please note the Findaway Voices Terms of Service (TOS) are changing. Recently, they announced changes to their TOS, and all hell broke loose. The part that caused most of the uproar was as follows: “Accordingly, you hereby grant Spotify a non-exclusive, transferable, sublicensable, royalty-free, fully paid, irrevocable,…

NEW Email Rules for Author Newsletters in 2024
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NEW Email Rules for Author Newsletters in 2024

I have good news and bad news, but first, I want to apologize for covering an email topic AGAIN. Good grief, isn’t there anything else to discuss besides author newsletters? Sorry, but this is an important topic to understand IF you have an author newsletter or IF you plan to have one in the future….

Unveiling Publishing Turmoil: The City Owl Press Controversy and Lessons for Indie Authors
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Unveiling Publishing Turmoil: The City Owl Press Controversy and Lessons for Indie Authors

Occasionally, a publisher gets into a bit of trouble, and trouble is brewing at City Owl Press (COP). Today, I want to address the lessons authors can learn from this situation. According to their website: “City Owl Press is a cutting edge indie publishing company, bringing the world of romance and speculative fiction to discerning…