Why Are T-Shirts More Valuable Than Ebooks?

My brothers-in-law recently started a T-shirt sales website. Grizz Riley.com sells comfy, cool T-shirts for $25. I fully support their entrepreneurial launch. But I couldn’t help thinking about it in comparison to publishers, selling ebooks for a just couple of bucks. …

Digital Reading: Judging Books by Their Covers

Is digital publishing so focused on maximizing its metadata that it neglects a crucial component of digital bookselling—the cover? While talking with Nathan Maharaj, Kobo’s Director of Merchandising and the newest member of the Digital Book Awards panel of judges, …

DBW Weekly Roundup: 9/10/10

The most interesting news, commentary and tweets related to publishing that you may have missed, from all over the digital book world.

DBW Weekly Roundup: 7/16/10

The most interesting news, commentary and tweets related to publishing that you may have missed, from all over the digital book world.

Enhanced Ebook University (E2BU)

Focusing on the unique issues publishers (and authors) need to understand to craft competent enhancements that satisfy readers and sell books.

DBW Weekly Roundup: 6/11/10

The most interesting news, commentary and tweets related to publishing that you may have missed, from all over the digital book world.