Read the chatscript from the February 24, 2014 MediaMonday conversation here.

 

From Author Earnings 50K Report, February 19, 2014.

From Author Earnings 50K Report, February 19, 2014.

Author Earnings, a new book sales reporting site managed by author Hugh Howey, made waves with its first two reports released February 12, 2014 and February 19, 2014. Using a techno-spider that crawls through online bestseller lists to compile data, the Author Earnings lists have extrapolated some extraordinary data. We’ll look at these lists today in #litchat MediaMonday and discuss how this new information can help authors make choices in their publishing destiny.

The 7K Report, February 12, 2014

The 50K Report, February 19, 2014

Here is Porter Anderson’s take on the Author Earnings reports from Writing on the Ether.

Here is a post in Dear Author refuting the Author Earnings reports for insufficient data.