Top Ten Self-Publishing Blogs 2012 – Finalists


The Future of Ink is delighted to announce the finalists for our first annual Top Ten Self-Publishing Blogs Contest.

We had some very impressive entries and you are invited to take a look at them below.

Our judges include founder Guy Kawasaki, Smashwords founder Mark Coker and Internet marketing veteran Jim Edwards.

TFOI Top Ten Contest Judges: Guy Kawasaki, Mark Coker and Jim Edwards

Here are the 28 finalists. Please feel free to share and embed this list on your own blog:

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How the Winners will be Selected:

All finalists will be judged on:

1) the quality of their content
2) the frequency of their posts
3) reader involvement and…
4) their blog’s ranking (in that order).

The judges will decide the final winners.

Congratulations to our finalists and we’ll announce the winners here soon!

Which of these self-publishing blogs is your favorite? Give it a “thumbs up” and leave your comments below.

Ellen Britt
Dr. Ellen Britt is the Social Media Influence Doctor, Mastermind Expert, Author and Online Marketing Strategist, Lover of Southern Food & Culture and founder of Pink Coattails, as well as the co-founder of The Future of Ink. Ellen is committed to the idea that every woman, no matter her education, experience or where she lives on the planet, can have a successful business if she so desires.
Ellen Britt
Ellen Britt


  1. Hello, really I do not stop write here two sentence. I want to tell “Ellen Britt” thank you very much for your good thinking. I have online marketing website for eBook, electronic publishers, publisher, amazon and many more.

  2. Hi Ellen. Thank you so much for including my blog in this list, How to Make, Market and Sell Ebooks – All for Free. It would be great if the image accompanying the link was there too 🙂
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    Thank you.

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  4. Hello Ellen. How was the entries made?

  5. I seem to be seeing 29 blogs. Will there be a final 10?


  6. Thanks so much for putting on the list! I’m very pleased to be nominated, especially since I’m in such great company. Cheers! ~ Chazz

  7. Thank you soooo much for the nomination! We’re honored to be on a list with such a great group of indie author supporters! Thanks so much for putting this contest together, Ellen! 🙂

  8. Hi! So honored to be a finalist! Love Future of Ink! 🙂


  9. I vote for bibliocrunch! The best self publishing website out there!

  10. What a great list of helpful blogs! I’m honored and pleased to have my blog included with other bloggers whom I admire. Big thanks to the Future of Ink for highlighting all these great blogs for authors.

  11. This is so exciting! I’ve got a piece about it — including the list — scheduled to appear on’s blog on Thursday.