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Are Ebooks Worse For Kids Than Paper Books? | Digital Book World

Are Ebooks Worse For Kids Than Paper Books? | Digital Book World | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
2 recent surveys about children and digital books generated headlines hinting that, for kids, paper books are preferable to ebooks.
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FuturePress

FuturePress | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
FuturePress is an open source JavaScript ereader that allows ebooks to be treated like normal web resources.
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" freeing books from the prisons of current proprietary formats"

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Aerbook Maker, Kwik Help E-Books Come Alive with Multimedia | Mediashift | PBS

Aerbook Maker, Kwik Help E-Books Come Alive with Multimedia | Mediashift | PBS | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
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Interactive ebook production with Kwik + Aerbook.

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Multimedia eBook » Mapping Media to the Common Core

Multimedia eBook » Mapping Media to the Common Core | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
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List of tools to make ebooks...

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What Branding Really Means, and Why it's Usually Code for BS

What Branding Really Means, and Why it's Usually Code for BS | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
You probably think a brand is a visual identity because of “big brands” like Nike, Apple, Google & Coke. We identify those companies by their logos,but...
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Brand giddyup!

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Why You Need To Build An Email List - Search Engine Journal

Why You Need To Build An Email List - Search Engine Journal | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
Succeeding online takes some core elements. First, there is generating traffic. Second, there is site monetization. Third, knowing how to build a large
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New Children’s Reading Platform Speakaboos Launches With DK, Abrams and Other Pub Partners | Digital Book World

New Children’s Reading Platform Speakaboos Launches With DK, Abrams and Other Pub Partners | Digital Book World | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
[Press Release] Groundbreaking Children's Literacy Platform, Speakaboos, to Launch with Industry Leading Partners New subscription-based service offering
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More aggragated ebooks using a subscription model. Wondering when they'll start investing in creating new content

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Publishers to Aggressively Build Own Online Communities, New Survey Says | Digital Book World

Publishers to Aggressively Build Own Online Communities, New Survey Says | Digital Book World | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
[Press Release] Publishers’ online communities to double by 2015 -Publishing Technology and Bowker Market Research release first US and UK research into
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Publishersarefinally realizing the importance of community building.

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The Change Agents: Dan Weiss | Digital Book World

The Change Agents: Dan Weiss | Digital Book World | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
Publishing lifers like Dan Weiss are leading the digital transition in their respective corners of Big Publishing are bringing an historical perspective to the digital transition, seeing their wealth of experience inside traditional publishing not...
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Ebooks made up 23 percent of US publisher sales in 2012, says the AAP

Ebooks made up 23 percent of US publisher sales in 2012, says the AAP | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
Ebooks accounted for nearly a quarter of the U.S. trade book business in 2012, according to statistics released Thursday by the Association of American Publishers.
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Quality content leads to word-of-mouth marketing

Quality content leads to word-of-mouth marketing | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
User-generated content compels consumers to buy.
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New Ebook Sales Channels: Selling Through in-Game Stores | Digital Book World

New Ebook Sales Channels: Selling Through in-Game Stores | Digital Book World | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
[caption id=attachment_151104 align=alignright width=300] Game play for First Sword.[/caption] For publishers looking to diversify their ebook sales
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On The Media - Publishing: Adapt or Die

On The Media - Publishing: Adapt or Die | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
An update of On the Media's annual look at the publishing industry that originally aired in April, including fears of Amazon becoming a monopoly and the little publishing house standing up to it, a Pulitzer snub for fiction, and the problem of...
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Interesting stuff.

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Online Courses - Anytime, Anywhere | Udemy

Online Courses - Anytime, Anywhere | Udemy | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
Udemy is the world's largest destination for online courses. Discover an online course on Udemy.com and start learning a new skill today.
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Creating learning experiences.

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How to Double Your Traffic Without Any Marketing – Shopify

How to Double Your Traffic Without Any Marketing – Shopify | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
A blog about ecommerce marketing, running an online business and updates to Shopify's ecommerce community.
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Using Google keyword Tools & Rich Snippets

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How Google Creative Lab Links Product to Stellar Storytelling - Ad Age Mobile

How Google Creative Lab Links Product to Stellar Storytelling - Ad Age Mobile | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
Robert Wong, CCO of Google Creative Lab, reveals five ways the Lab inextricably links Google product with masterful storytelling.
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Self-Publishing Ebooks In The Flourishing Digital Book Market | Digital Book World

Self-Publishing Ebooks In The Flourishing Digital Book Market | Digital Book World | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
Join Jane Friedman and Digital Book World for a live webcast where you’ll get an unbiased look at the independent ebook publishing scene.
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Jane Friedman webcast April 23, 2013. 

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The Ebook Pricing Sweet Spot | Digital Book World

The Ebook Pricing Sweet Spot | Digital Book World | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
As we've discussed over the past several months, pricing for ebooks has been in flux over the past year due to a number of factors but has seemed to stabilize
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Barnes & Noble Launches NOOK Press, Replacing PubIt! | Digital Book World

Barnes & Noble Launches NOOK Press, Replacing PubIt! | Digital Book World | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
Building on the success of PubIt!, Barnes & Noble is launching NOOK Press, according to a statement from the company today. The technology behind NOOK
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"25% of book sales are self published titles"

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Book review: Former Kindle exec on Kindle flaws, Nook strengths and Google's future in ebooks

Book review: Former Kindle exec on Kindle flaws, Nook strengths and Google's future in ebooks | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
In a new book, former Kindle exec Jason Merkoski examines where e-reading platforms are now and how they could change in the future. If you’re looking for secrets about Jeff Bezos, though, you’re in the wrong place.
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Appoints Mary Collinane First Ever Chief Content Officer | Digital Book World

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Appoints Mary Collinane First Ever Chief Content Officer | Digital Book World | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
[Press Release] Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Names Mary Cullinane as Company’s First Chief Content Officer Former Head of Innovation for Microsoft
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 "As part of this new role, Mary will lead a team dedicated to the incubation of new products and education services across multiple platforms, designed to engage learners and readers on any device, in any environment. As CCO, she will be responsible for delivering interactive, innovative content solutions for K-12 learning that help educators and students succeed in the classroom and beyond. HMH will continue to focus on integrating curriculum and digital tools, as well as apps and games, to enhance educational products and meet the evolving demands of the market."

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MediaPost Publications Mag Bag: Record January For Magazine Web Sites 02/15/2013

MediaPost Publications Mag Bag: Record January For Magazine Web Sites 02/15/2013 | E-commerce, Social Media & books | Scoop.it
Mag Bag: Record January For Magazine Web Sites - 02/15/2013
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