Debating who can lay claim to the term, a closer look at Hugh Howey’s self-publishing advocacy, making pricing decisions, analyzing Amazon’s ebook dominance and more.
Join us Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 12:00pm ET / 9:00AM PT / 5:00 PM GMT for a free webcast where you will learn about the essentials for monetizing your content and maximizing your ebook revenue in the highly competitive …
Rooster’s new approach to reading, Barnes & Noble trims Nook’s budget, self-published ebooks’ growing market share, college students resisting e-textbooks and more.
Why discounting hardcovers hurts paperbacks, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s extraordinary year, production tips for ebook developers, a closer look at Amazon’s Whispersync app and much more.
Join us Tuesday, March 18 at 12:00 PM ET / 9:00 AM PT / 5:00 PM GMT for a webcast where you’ll learn how to prepare source content at the initial stages of ebook production to streamline and optimize the …
Rethinking publishers’ business approach, Readfy’s new free “Spotify for ebooks” model, slumping revenues at Harlequin, libraries ramp up on ebook purchases and more.
Veronica Roth keeps dominating, new executives at two publishers, expanding opportunities in adaptive learning, Vook’s latest acquisition and much more.
The latest series about an out-of-place teen heroine living in a dystopian future is continuing to pay off for HarperCollins.
Simon & Schuster’s new venture in back-list marketing, hard times for Canada’s niche booksellers, Ingram an buys e-textbook provider, BookBaby gives authors direct-to-consumer retail tools and more.
Amplify’s new digital curriculum, Scholastic appoints an executive in charge of reader “experience,” a video game bundler gets into ebooks, a tale of two Barnes & Nobles and more.
Audible’s new royalty policy, BookBaby’s move into direct-to-consumer retail, Adobe streamlines, Harlequin launches a reading app and much more.
Barnes & Noble struggles to stop the hemorrhaging at Nook, the latest techniques in ebook typography, Apple stands its ground, Macmillan opens its full ebook catalog to libraries and more.
Join us Thursday, March 20 at 12:00 PM ET / 9:00 AM PT / 5:00 PM GMT for a free webcast where you’ll learn how to easily access your book sales data for free, why this knowledge is an invaluable resource …
Join us Tuesday, March 11 at 12:00 PM ET / 9:00 AM PT / 5:00 PM GMT for a webcast where you’ll learn about the latest opportunities and best practices in ebook design and typography and the tools for building …
Amazon’s slide down the best-seller list, unexpected frontiers for ebook subscription services, one indie author’s success story with traditional publishing, authors’ name-baiting antics on the Web and much more.
For a few weeks it seemed as if Amazon Publishing had finally arrived to compete with the world’s largest publishers, which consistently dominate the Digital Book World Ebook Best-Seller list.
Vook’s recent acquisition and the arms race among indie publishing platforms, the inside scoop on the newly launched 250 Words, Apple’s latest litigation maneuver, e-reading on the rise in schools in Kashmir and much more.
Where everyone in publishing industry agrees, where around the world digital publishing is blooming (and where print is still growing), Amazon slammed by Salon, the most recent “offer” for Barnes & Noble and more!
BookBaby beefs up its promotional offerings with two partnerships, Hugh Howey and the author “revolution,” BEA’s overtures to the indie community, codeMantra’s new owners and much more.
Baker & Taylor’s digital deal with Blackboard, rethinking transparency on book sales figures, Audible’s recent accolades, a new browser-based ebook platform and more.
HarperCollins hangs onto its winning streak, Kobo’s international successes, Follett’s deal with Penguin, analyzing Amazon’s price-raising efforts and more.
Veronica Roth’s Divergent series is helping HarperCollins to a strong first quarter showing of best-sellers. Once again, the title for which the series is named is the No. 1 best-selling ebook in the U.S.
Reevaluating Hugh Howey’s Author Earnings claims based on the data, self-publishing and the state of the ebook market, a subscription service for kids’ audio books, forecasting the rise in ereading and much more.
New data on mobile and internet users in emerging nations, another angle on the Author Earnings report, Simon & Schuster’s strong 2013 finish, rethinking start-ups and the editorial process and much more.
Join us Wednesday, March 12 at 1:00 PM ET / 10:00 AM PT / 6:00 PM GMT for a free webcast where you’ll learn about the latest opportunities in interactive digital educational content through the newly developed EDUPUB standards. Educational …
A closer look at the Author Earnings data, Oyster’s kids’ deal with Disney, Nook’s rumored play for Brazil, assessing Amazon Prime’s current value and more.
Hachette’s fourth-quarter bump from digital sales, Amazon’s continued momentum on the ebook best-seller list, a new business forum for self-published authors, new spins on questions about relevance and elitism in traditional publishing and more.
Following up on its first-ever week with a No. 1 ebook best-seller, Amazon Publishing again made a splash on the Digital Book World Ebook Best-Seller list. The upstart publisher had four titles on the list with Long Knives by Charles …
Measuring authors’ satisfaction with publishers, the latest social media marketing tactics, Open Road’s acquisition of E-Reads, Amazon’s impact on the way we value books and more.
Join us Wednesday, February 26 at 12:00 PM ET / 9:00 AM PT / 5:00 PM GMT for a webcast where you’ll learn how to use social media to drive reader engagement, build communities and author platforms and translate social …
Two frustrations for publishers in Canada, the digital shift in college course materials, Apple’s new age labels, Kindle’s expansion in Brazil and more.
Kobo scoops up Sony’s customers, how Barnes & Noble could wind down the Nook, an exclusive free ebook of DBW14 highlights, Amazon’s next steps toward a gaming console and much more.
Amazon Publishing’s recent successes, email promotion’s widening reach, new tweaks in ebook subscription models, Baker & Taylor’s expanded educational offerings and more.