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Smashwords vs KDP

I recently published another in my long line of failed Science Fiction ebooks. However, unlike before, I decided that this time I was not going to limit myself to publishing my book exclusively through Amazon’s KDP program. The advantages of pushing books to other platforms would appear to be rather intuitive, save for the fact…

How to Turn off Recommended Books on a Kindle
Kindle Paperwhite

How to Turn off Recommended Books on a Kindle

If you have just purchased a Kindle, you will notice that the “Home,” screen comes with a “Recommended for you,” section. Now, there is nothing wrong with getting recommendations about books that fall in line with your interests. However, on a Kindle Paperwhite, the section tends to eat up space that could otherwise be used…

How to Stop Amazon from Collecting Personal Data on a Paperwhite
Kindle Paperwhite

How to Stop Amazon from Collecting Personal Data on a Paperwhite

One of the things that you may not be aware of is the fact that Amazon collects personal data from your Kindle Paperwhite as you use it. This data is then used to bring you ads and suggestions about relevant content. This article shows you the available Kindle Paperwhite privacy options. So, how do you…