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Giving it away for free. Why?

By Shane Joseph, published on May 11, 2012

...take before you amass the minimum required to receive your first royalty check from the online retailers who are notoriously lax at paying? Perhaps many fall by the way before accumulating that minimum, to the benefit of the online retailer. And why do we have to do this? Where is the value exchange? Where is the token of respect for all the hours socked away into learning the craft and then producing the book? Where is the sense of self-respect that this labourer is worthy of his hire?

Sure, I give a certain amount of content away for free – like this blog article, for example.... (more)

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