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This could be a big deal: Self Publishing Free on iPad

29 March 2010 1,608 views No Comment

DigitalBeat is reporting that smashwords could have a potentially big deal in store, with the launch of the iPad:

Smashwords, a site where writers can publish their own e-books, said today it has signed a distribution deal with Apple to put its books into the iPad iBookstore. Mark Coker, chief executive of Smashwords, said in an email to authors that his company has been working on the deal ever since the iPad was announced. And, yes, this means that unpublished authors can sell their work on the Apple iPad at virtually no cost.

This is definitely welcome news for hundreds of people.

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