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US eBook Market Grew by 5% in Q1 2013, AAP Reports

US eBook Market Grew by 5% in Q1 2013, AAP Reports | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
In spite of the spectacular growth of ebooks in 2008 to 2011, we all know that eventually the ride would come to a stop as the growth of ebook market share slowed. TBH I didn't expect it to happen so quickly.
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Barnes & Noble Beats a Path Back to Retail - Digital Book World

Barnes & Noble Beats a Path Back to Retail - Digital Book World | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
The bookseller names a new CEO to steer Barnes & Noble back to its roots as a retail bookstore chain and rethink its digital strategy post-Nook.
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Adobe Digital Edition adds support for non-linear reading in EPUB3 | Tipografia digitale

Adobe Digital Edition adds support for non-linear reading in EPUB3 | Tipografia digitale | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
RT @5AdicoXtina: #Adobe Digital Edition adds support for non-linear reading in #EPUB3 http://t.co/py3ACA2bXE
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Enhancements to Publisher Metadata that Improve Profitability - Publishing Perspectives

Enhancements to Publisher Metadata that Improve Profitability - Publishing Perspectives | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
John Warren explains how process improvement, the use of keywords, and crowdsourcing metadata can improve publisher profitability and sales of books.
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How To: share ebook quotes from iBooks

Found a fantastic quote in your Spineless Wonders ebook that you'd love to share with your social network? This short video shows how easy it is. For more How ...
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Publishing's Kickstarter Moment - malaysiandigest.com

Publishing's Kickstarter Moment - malaysiandigest.com | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
I've gone all in with the Indie publishing movement – I’ve released three books myself and I’ve done relatively well with all of them. But the fact still remains that the entire business of books is stacked against the Indie author.
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Thanks to Amazon's Kindle, e-books are becoming popular in India - The Indian Express

Thanks to Amazon's Kindle, e-books are becoming popular in India - The Indian Express | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Reading online offers an advantage no library will ever be able to replicate, and this is the promise of choice
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Unit Sales Inched Up in First Half of 2015

Unit Sales Inched Up in First Half of 2015 | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Sales of print books for the first six months of 2015 were running just about even with the same period in 2014 at outlets that report to Nielsen BookScan. Units inched up 0.3% in the period, to more than 286 million.
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ALA 2015: On E-books, Libraries Pushing For Options

ALA 2015: On E-books, Libraries Pushing For Options | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Digital Content Working Group co-chair Carolyn Anthony told members that ALA officials were continuing to dialogue with the Big Five publishers over e-book prices.
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Writing, Publishing Tips from the Author of 'War of the Roses'

Writing, Publishing Tips from the Author of 'War of the Roses' | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Acclaimed writer and lecturer Warren Adler shares top writing and publishing tips from his years' of experience in publishing, Hollywood, and eBooks.
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Dune, 50 years on: how a science fiction novel changed the world | The Passive Voice | A Lawyer's Thoughts on Authors, Self-Publishing and Traditional Publishing

Dune, 50 years on: how a science fiction novel changed the world | The Passive Voice | A Lawyer's Thoughts on Authors, Self-Publishing and Traditional Publishing | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
From The Guardian: In 1959, if you were walking the sand dunes near Florence, Oregon, you might have encountered a burly, bearded extrovert, striding about in Ray-Ban Aviators and practical army surplus clothing.
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DRM's Silver Lining, or Why We Should Appreciate Kobo More | Ink, Bits, & Pixels

DRM's Silver Lining, or Why We Should Appreciate Kobo More | Ink, Bits, & Pixels | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Kobo is by no means my favorite ebook retailer, but the recent troubles with the Nook Store has given me a greater appreciation. A few days ago I reported on the sad state of the B&N's ebook operation now that they've upgraded their website.
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The Business of Publishing: A Moderne DIY Book Tour

The Business of Publishing: A Moderne DIY Book Tour | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
A hard look at the math of traditional book tours, where authors go from city to city and do readings and signings at bookstores, and where everyone involved loses money.
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Visual Editions Wants to Reinvent the eBook | Ink, Bits, & Pixels

Visual Editions Wants to Reinvent the eBook | Ink, Bits, & Pixels | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
It's that time again. Every couple years some outsider comes up with the brilliant idea of reinventing ebooks. If it's not Vook, it's Atavist. If it's not Inkling, it's Colliloquy. If it's not Byliner, it's Atavist.
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Restless Books’ Publisher Searches for Cuban Science Fiction

Restless Books’ Publisher Searches for Cuban Science Fiction | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
By Dennis Abrams With last week’s announcement of the reestablishment of diplomatic ties between the United and States and Cuba, it’s nice to know that literary ties between the two nations are being reestablished as well…
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“Digital makes us all equal”: Publisher Guy Delcourt Brings French Comics to ... - Paste Magazine

“Digital makes us all equal”: Publisher Guy Delcourt Brings French Comics to ... - Paste Magazine | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
In the nearly 30 years since Delcourt started publishing comics, the Paris-based imprint has become the third-largest comic publisher in France, a country with 1/5th the population of United States' but more than half the comic sales.
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Print on Demand Gives a Competitive Advantage when Self-Publishing - Newton, MA

Print on Demand Gives a Competitive Advantage when Self-Publishing - Newton, MA | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
RT @jcoupal: Print on Demand Gives a Competitive Advantage when Self-Publishing - Newton, MA http://t.co/DZYsAI5PXB
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Canada’s Indigo Bookstore Refocuses on Books

Canada’s Indigo Bookstore Refocuses on Books | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
After years of depending on non-book items to boost profitability, Canada's dominant bookstore chain wants to return its focus to selling actual books.
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Furor over Amazon review policy probably signifies nothing -

Furor over Amazon review policy probably signifies nothing - | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
I love the smell of manufactured outrage in the morning. As posted on her blog and recounted in a Gizmodo story, writer and blogger Imy Santiago bought an
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Free Kindle Book Covers: How to Make a Free Amazon eBook Cover using Cover Creator Self-Publishing - YouTube

Free Kindle Book Covers on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Free-Kindle-Book-Covers-ebook/dp/B00CLRWF6M Amazon Kindle Books Self-Publishing: http://www.amazon.c...
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E-lending won't put a big dent in book sales - The Guardian

E-lending won't put a big dent in book sales - The Guardian | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Borrowing from libraries doesn’t pose a threat to bookshops, despite what some cynics would have you believe
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There is Little Interest in the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3

There is Little Interest in the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3 | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Amazon has just released the Kindle Paperwhite 3 and it packs the same high resolution display as found in the flagship Kindle Voyage. Sometimes specs on paper
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Barnes and Noble Unveils Broken Nook Website

Barnes and Noble Unveils Broken Nook Website | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Barnes and Noble has been working on a massive upgrade to their website for the last two years. The new design gives us a sense on what the bookseller is hoping
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Pros and cons of buttons on e-readers for page-turning

Pros and cons of buttons on e-readers for page-turning | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
pros and cons of buttons on e-readers for page-turning
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