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CreateSpace is dead, long live KDP!

CreateSpace is dead, long live KDP!

Like many an independent author, I was surprised by the (somewhat) unexpected and for me, rather ill-timed, announcement that CreateSpace would cease its professional services offering. This inopportune change coincided with my imminent decision to publish another book. All of a sudden, I was left in a lurch. Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) was suggested as an alternative, but it’s mostly self work, whereas I really wanted someone else to do the actual editing piece for me. So what now?

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Amazon support is quite dandy

Amazon support is quite dandy

Normally, I am quite agnostic when it comes to vendor support on anything. And what I mean by that is, I let them be, and they let me be, and our paths do not cross. Most of the time, I prefer to resolve things on my own, and other times, you simply do not wish to contact the support, because you know you will be losing precious life cycles that cannot be restored. Not so with Amazon, I am pleased to announce, without bias or asslicking.

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