With every blog post he's informing you of what's going on in the world of publishing, getting on the case of the bad guys and celebrating the good guys.
an excerpt from his bio -
Joe Konrath has sold more than three million books in twenty countries. He's written twenty-four novels and over a hundred short stories in the mystery, thriller, horror, and sci-fi genres. He's been a #1 Amazon bestseller on three different occasions, and has been in the Top 100 bestseller lists over twenty times. He's considered a pioneer in self-publishing and his blog, A Newbie's Guide to Publishing, gets several million hits per year.
Joe was the third person I followed. I found out about him from Amanda Hocking who I found out about from Nathan Bransford.
If you're self-publishing, or at least looking into it, then head on over and say hi.
Website, his blog is in the menu