Archives for March 2016

Update 4.4.11

Royalty software update 4.4.11 increased the royalty calculation processing speed and provides functionality for new contracts to exclude sales prior to a specified date from royalty expense calculations. [Read more…]

Update 4.4.1 – Help Documentation Links

Royalty software update 4.4.1 now documentation links to the main menu help menu. Click on the help button to access PDF documents on how to use the software. This help option is in addition to the in-program help that is available from the ? button at the top of each menu’s screen.

This initial list of documentation includes:

  • Importing data
  • Setting up statistics and alerts
  • Overview
  • Royalty rules
  • Creating statements
  • Royalty statement email setup
  • QuickBooks (tax withholding)

This update is available for free to all licensed users of the software. Go to to download and install this update.

How to Show Free Copies on Royalty Statements

Many publishers provide free books to potential reviewers. Publishers that are part of Kindle Select may offer the Kindle version for free to raise awareness of a book series or gain reviews for a new title. A publisher that uses a marketing service such as Bookbub to promote “free” eBooks can distribute several hundred to several thousand books in just a few days. [Read more…]