The Story Behind the Name MyKitaab

The Word Kitaab Means a Book in Arabic, Hindi, Urdu and many other Indian languages. Before launching MyKitaab Podcast, I listened to several podcasts on book publishing for a number of years. I am adding a Small list of podcasts related to book publishing at the top of this post as a quick reference. Many […]

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How I Schedule Interviews for MyKitaab Podcast

Google Spreadsheets to Schedule podcasts: keeping it simple I use Google Spreadsheets to schedule interviews and release episodes. I manage my schedule: contacting guests, record interviews with guests and releasing the podcasts. As on December 17, 2015; I have recorded 22 episodes, and the pipeline is looking good- with commitments upto end of March! This […]

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The Four Operating System Household

Like many families, ours is a four operating system household : apple iOS, Android, Windows, and Linux.  I finally agreed with my wife that it is time to cut that number to three by the end of the month, and down to two before 2015 ends.  If we exclude the operating system in the TV, the […]

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How To Price Your Book in India

If you are considering to release your book (print or ebook) for the Indian market, my conclusion is that you can use the following rule of thumb: for print or an ebook, the selling price is one and a half dollars for every 100 pages. In other words, a 200 page novel should be priced […]

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