Related: Author Satisfaction With Traditional Publishers Vs. Self-Publishing [Press Release]BookShop Brings Authors Direct To Fans: BookBaby Changes the Game in Independent PublishingBookBaby, the publishing arm of CD Baby, the world’s largest distributor of independent music, is ready to start a whole new chapter with the opening of BookShop (www.bookbaby.com/bookshop), which will help authors connect directly with readers in ways they’ve never been able to before. With the new, easy-to-use BookShop landing pages, authors can merchandise each of their books directly to fans with a custom landing page for each book.BookBaby brings CD Baby’s vast knowledge of working with independent artists to publishing. The ballgame might be different, but the needs are still the same, and that’s what BookBaby understands, and what they offer in BookShop. They have the largest distribution network of any ebook distributor. Amazon? Barnes & Noble? iBookstore? Baker and Taylor and more? BookShop distributes to them all. And now any author can now sell their work directly from their own BookShop page. It’s one-stop marketing for authors.“Having a page on BookBaby is free for everyone, even if they don’t want to use us for distribution,” says director of marketing Kevin Breuner. “Their pages have links to the places …read more

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