Hi! I'm Dane Carlson, and welcome to the Business Opportunities Weblog. I've been publishing this website, by myself, and sometimes with the help of others for over twelve years now. You'll notice two things about this site right away:
Amazon has announced that it now sells more Kindle ebooks than all print books – that’s hardcover and paperback combined – through the Amazon.com site.
Headstart Publishing provides a series of start-up guides to help readers start their own small, home-based business, as well as over 250 free articles at our web site to help those who are exploring a specific business or want to learn more about how to improve an existing one.
My husband and I wrote Microbusiness Independence as a team — I did a lot of the writing, but he was the one who thought the book was worth putting together.
If you’re an indie writer, you get to sell books at a price way, way lower than what a Traditional Publisher can sell at.
In late January, Amazon received a patent to set up an exchange for all sorts of digital material.
Create an ebook blog.
The physical to digital conversion of books just got a lot cheaper with the launch of 1DollarScan.com, based in San Jose, California.
E-book versions of the top six books outsold the print versions last week.
From the front lines of the e-book revolution, here are five trends Philip Ruppel, president of McGraw-Hill Professional, is watching.