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Readers Discuss Amanda Hocking's Advice On Self-Publishing

Amanda Hocking said the biggest mistakes self-published authors make are over marketing and not responding well to criticism. What are your thoughts on her observations?

Read the interview and share your comments.

Joy Azmitia Digital authors can't upload an inferior book, price it at $0.99, and expect to sell a million copies. The digital book must be well-written and it has to have marketing behind it.

Jacquie Hann I think what Amanda Hocking said about self published writers not wanting to edit is key. It is true that now anyone can publish a book, but in order to get it read it has to be well written.

Bonnie Calhoun Hocking is definitely right about authors needing to be able to take criticism.


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