Reblogged: The Great Amazon Hysteria… Part 31 | David Gaughran


Awesome post on the crazy bad reporting going on around Amazon’s change to Kindle Select and the need to cut the hysterical reactions out!

“…change. Lots of it. And change can be scary – even if you seem to be benefitting from the changes that are happening. I get that. However, at this point, we should all know enough to treat media reports on Amazon (and publishing in general) with the requisite amount of skepticism. As in 100% skepticism. Patient Zero in this latest outbreak of Amazon Hysteria appears to have been The Atlantic who ran a piece on June 20, headlined: “What If Authors Were Paid Every Time Someone Turned a Page?”

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