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Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Why Amazon Should Buy Smashwords

1. Publicity - This move would probably draw the attention of the Department of Justice. That's a good thing. It would put a big spotlight on eBooks, writers, and all things literary. Great publicity, properly handled.

2. Meatgrinder - The Smashwords input module is top-notch. Don't upload to Amazon without going through it, first.

3. Distribution Channels - Hate Amazon? Buy an Amazon book from Banes & Noble, Sony or Apple. This would probably benefit all involved.

Never gonna happen. But it should...