Growth of ebooks and indie authors
Six-Figure Freelancer Blog
JULY 25, 2016
Traditionally published e-book authors earn only 12%–17%. Indies will continue gaining digital market share as they pioneer tomorrow’s best practices for pricing, production, and promotion. The print books are print on demand, through Lightning Source (now Ingram Spark for new indie authors) or Create Space. According to Publisher’s Weekly : Ten years ago, e-books accounted for less than 1% of the trade book market.