Amazon, though a significant player in the book market is not The Book Market, and thus, its press releases and surveys need to be clearer when making bold statements about all readers and content consumers.
Interestingly, Amazon seems to contradict its own list. Just three years ago they issued the list and it looked a lot different. Seattle was No. 13. How did they leapfrog so many spaces so quickly? In fact, not one of the top 10 from 2013 made the top 10 in 2016. How’s that?
What is the real payoff from blogging for five years?