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The Return Of Hugh Howey: Author Earnings Part Two

Posted at 8:58AM Thursday 20 Feb 2014

If you were worrying you might run out of traditional-publisher vitriol since it's been a week since Hugh Howey uncorked a gusher of it with his original post on Amazon web crawl analytics, fear not! Not content to analyze 7,000 genre titles, Howey and his Stats Guy went back and crawled the top 50,000 books on Amazon across all genres and categories for a single day (Febuary 7th) and ran some analyses on that data set (and, naturally, offered up all the raw data for other statisticians to crunch however they like).

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AuthorEarnings: The 50k Report




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