How the US Innovates in Digital Publishing

The Evolution of US Digital Innovation in Publishing“The United States has been at the forefront of digital publishing since the field’s inception,” writes Holger Volland, vice president of the Frankfurt Book Fair, in a blog post for Digital Book World. “And now, as digital is fully integrated into our daily publishing lives and the industry continues to expand the format of books and data analytics, the US market continues to lead.”

“While there has been a lull as ebook sales level out and digital startups and initiatives falter,” Volland continues, “this year has nevertheless seen the reimagining of some of publishing’s earliest digital innovators to adapt to the changing face of the industry.”

And so to highlight the current state of the market and forecast how digital publishing will change in the US and around the world in the next several years, the Frankfurt Book Fair has highlighted US Digital Innovation as one of the seven markets at its inaugural conference.

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