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  •  Actually, now I'm confused (1+ / 0-)
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    Bill White

    That article (among others) seems to say that they used to pay 35% to the AUTHORS ... which would be about the same money you'd get from a hard copy. If it's 35% to the publishers, you're right, that is poor. 50% is much better, and the now introduced 75% option is great.

    Proud supporter of nuclear power!

    by zegota on Sat Jan 30, 2010 at 10:00:57 PM PST

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    •  Yep, you've got it right (0+ / 0-)

      From the above link:

      One of the reasons that we've hesitated to make Website Magazine available for Kindle is the totally unfair revenue share Amazon was offering. For you Kindle readers, expect Website Magazine very soon.

      Governing well shall be the best revenge

      by Bill White on Sun Jan 31, 2010 at 08:03:41 AM PST

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