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 and library distribution platforms including Apple iBooks, Barnes & Noble, OverDrive, Scribd, Kobo, Gardners and Odilo. Authors and publishers upload a Word doc file which Smashwords converts it into multiple DRM-free ebook formats. Alternatively, Authors and publishers can upload an .epub file. 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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