[LMB] e-book vendors by value to the writer
phoenix at ugcs.caltech.edu
Fri Apr 22 05:20:43 BST 2011
On Thu, Apr 21, 2011 at 01:57:52PM -0500, Lois McMaster Bujold wrote:
> > At the present moment, Amazon appears to have the highest
> > stream-through of customers, as well as the best royalty rates, but
> > they had a head-start. Nook and iPad certainly seem to be aiming to
> > give them competition.
> -xx- Damien X-): Didn't Baen have the biggest head-start? Do you
> sell more ebooks
> through Amazon now anyway?
> Sort of funny, given that AFAIK Baen is the cheapest, too...
> LMB: This was a listing in order of the best deal for the _writer_.
Maybe I don't know what stream-through means. All I meant was that I
thought Baen was the first to offer your books as e-books, so had a
temporal head start in selling them, which one might naively think would
translate to greater numbers sold.
-xx- Damien X-)
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