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Jan 12, 2018

What is the translation license?

The translation license allows a translator to buy a book translation rights, translate the book in a language of his choice and make the translated version available for sale through the Authorship platform.

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Jan 11, 2018

When are authors royalties being paid?

During the Beta version, authors royalties will be paid on the 1st of each month for the previous month's earnings.

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Jan 11, 2018

What royalties do authors receive?

Authors receive 90% royalties from their book sales.

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Jan 11, 2018

Do I need an ISBN to publish on Authorship?

No. We don't require an ISBN.

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Jan 11, 2018

Do you require I have a professionally produced book cover?

In order to be able to properly promote your book to potential readers we require all books to have a cover included.

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Jan 11, 2018

Jan 11, 2018

What is DRM, and do you have it?

Books on Authorship do not contain DRM. However, these works are still the property of the copyright holder.

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Jan 11, 2018

How do I credit multiple authors for a single book?

By default, the book listing page will only link to a single author profile.

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Jan 11, 2018

Can I publish under a pen name?

Yes, there is no problem with using a pen name.

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Jan 11, 2018

Can I change the price once it's been approved?

Yes. You can change the price of your book at any time.

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Jan 11, 2018

How is price determined?

You (the author/agent/publisher) set the price for your works.

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Jan 11, 2018

Who can publish on Authorship?

If you're the original author and you control the digital rights to the book, or if you're the exclusive digital publisher, you can publish and distribute the work with Authorship.

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Jan 11, 2018

Is your publishing agreement exclusive?

No. It's non-exclusive,you maintain all rights to your work and have the freedom to publish anywhere else you like

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Jan 7, 2018

What are the key features of Authorship Beta and what will be added in the future?

While in Beta, Authorship allows authors and publishers to sell their books only digitally (eBooks) as PDF files.

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Jan 7, 2018

How can I withdraw my earnings?

Since we are still in Beta, all payments will be processed on the 1st of each month for the previous month's earnings.

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Jan 7, 2018

How do I begin selling my eBook?

The first step to sell your eBook through the Authorship platform is to create an account. Select the "Author Account" option on the registration form.

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Jan 7, 2018

What file type are the eBooks in?

Authors are required to upload their books as .PDF files.

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Jan 7, 2018

What is the ATS price?

The ATS token value is given by the trading the token receives through the exchanges it is listed.

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Jan 7, 2018

Where can I buy/sell ATS tokens?

You can buy or sell ATS tokens to and from ETH (Ethereum) and BTC (Bitcoin).

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Jan 5, 2018

What does ATS stand for and what is it?

Authorship Token. The ATS, an ERC-20 token based on the Ethereum technology, is a unit of exchange on a new Blockchain based book publishing system.

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Jan 5, 2018

What is Authorship

At Authorship, we aim to provide readers, writers, translators and publishers with a single platform to offer and avail each other’s services and revolutionize the book publishing industry.

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