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Websitesmashwords.com
Blogblog.smashwords.com
Twitter@Smashwords
CategoryConsumer Web
Employees
Founded5/2008

Offices

Los Gatos, USA
15951 Los Gatos Blvd., Ste 16
Los Gatos, CA, 95032
USA

People

Founder & CEO
CTO & Lead Developer
Marketing Manager
CFO & Board Director

Acquisitions

Bookhabit, 11/2009 $1M

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Smashwords

Smashwords is a distributor of ebooks serving independent authors and publishers. Smashwords allows authors and publishers to digitally publish and distribute ebooks to leading ebook retailers including Apple, Barnes & Noble, Sony and Kobo. Authors upload a Word doc and Smashwords converts it into multiple DRM-free ebook formats. Authors and publishers receive 85% of the proceeds from their works, and retain full control over pricing, metdata and distribution channels.

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Smashwords

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  1. eBook Distributor Smashwords Buys Online Self-Publisher BookHabit (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  2. Smashwords publishes one billionth word (blog.smashwords.com) [edit]
    Smashwords Publishes 50,000th Ebook and 20,000th Author (blog.smashwords.com) [edit]
    Smashwords Blog (blog.smashwords.com) [edit]
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