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Anthony Horowitz: Do we still need publishers?

Anthony Horowitz: Do we still need publishers? | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
The Sherlock Holmes and Alex Rider author wonders whether writers really need publishers any more...
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Packing Journalism Into a Tablet | J-source.ca

Packing Journalism Into a Tablet | J-source.ca | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

The Canadian Journalism Project | Can books built for iPads be used for rich media journalism?

That's the question my Online Journalism students in the MAJ program at the University of Western Ontario are tackling.

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Adobe introduces ‘Primetime’ end to end video publishing solution | The iPaddict

Adobe introduces ‘Primetime’ end to end video publishing solution | The iPaddict | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Along with Photoshop Touch for iPad 2, Adobe today officially announced ‘Primetime’ this morning.
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What I Look for in a Client | Books & Such Literary Agency

What I Look for in a Client | Books & Such Literary Agency | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Blogger: Rachel Kent Getting An Agent (Part 1 of 2) This past week, I have taken on two new clients. I'm excited to be working with both of them!
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The Opportunities of Self-Publishing E-Books — Tips From the San Francisco Writers Conference | WritersDigest.com

The Opportunities of Self-Publishing E-Books — Tips From the San Francisco Writers Conference | WritersDigest.com | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
With each passing year, the prevalence of self publishing topics at writing conferences continues to grow. The 2012 San Francisco Writers Conference held true to that trend.
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Will Apple's iBooks Experiment Lower the Price of College Textbooks? - Education - GOOD

Will Apple's iBooks Experiment Lower the Price of College Textbooks? - Education - GOOD | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
If Apple becomes the iTunes of the digital textbook world, will college students be able to save some cash?
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How to Blog Part V: 12 Dos and Don’ts for Author-Bloggers

How to Blog Part V: 12 Dos and Don’ts for Author-Bloggers | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

If you want to be taken seriously in the industry—and we have to remember it is an industry—you need to create a helpful, reader-friendly place that’s an easy-to-navigate hub for your online presence as a writer.  For the other parts of this series, check Part I: How to Blog, Part II: How not to Blog, Part III: What to Blog About, Part IV, Difficult Blog Visitors.

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So how much is a fair price to pay for an e-book?

So how much is a fair price to pay for an e-book? | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
This issue is going nuclear and a lot of people believe that charging $10 or more for the portability and convenience of an e-book is ridiculous. Read this blog post by Charles Cooper on Digital Media.
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iBooks Author Templates :: Classic Cookbook

iBooks Author Templates :: Classic Cookbook | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Got Recipes?Show off your cullinary skills with this cookbook template for iBooks Author...
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14 Successful Ebook Authors Reveal How To Write Ebooks That Sell

14 Successful Ebook Authors Reveal How To Write Ebooks That Sell | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
14 Successful Ebook Authors Reveal How To Write Ebooks That Sell. We have a lot to learn from them and, fortunately for us, they were kind enough to offer their advice.
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MichelleMcCleod: Banning Books and Blocking Authors: A Reader Alert

MichelleMcCleod: Banning Books and Blocking Authors: A Reader Alert | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

only independent authors have been targeted by these Paypal initiated sweeps. I can give you lists and lists of traditionally published books that should be banned on sites using Paypal as a payment processor, but haven't been touched. Why is that?

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Is iBooks Author the Right Tool for Publishing Your Ebook? | An Eclectic Mind

Is iBooks Author the Right Tool for Publishing Your Ebook? | An Eclectic Mind | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

Lots of folks wondered why I didn’t just create the original edition of my iBooks Author book with iBooks Author. Indeed, one reviewer on Apple’s iBookstore had the nerve to [unfairly] bash the book because it wasn’t created in that format.

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3 Reasons Self-Publishing Authors Need Social Media

3 Reasons Self-Publishing Authors Need Social Media | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Denver, CO (PRWEB) February 23, 2012 Social media represents a huge opportunity for professionals.
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'Harry Potter' eBooks and digital audiobooks available through public and school libraries

'Harry Potter' eBooks and digital audiobooks available through public and school libraries | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
The #1 source for everything Harry Potter! Latest Harry Potter news, images, video, rumors, and discussion concerning Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
(Book 7) and Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Movie 6).
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59 Affirmations for Authors, Writers, and Poets

59 Affirmations for Authors, Writers, and Poets | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Today's Thought:
“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.”

~ Aristotle

It takes a writer to understand the profound sense loneliness and mission felt...
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Crowdfunding: An Opportunity For Agents As Well As Authors - Forbes

Crowdfunding: An Opportunity For Agents As Well As Authors - Forbes | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
In a world where Kickstarter can provide authors with as much money as an advance from a traditional publisher, how might the role of agents change?
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Apple's iPad Textbooks Cost 5x More Than Print :: The Education Business Blog

Apple's iPad Textbooks Cost 5x More Than Print :: The Education Business Blog | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Apple's iPad Textbooks Cost 5x More Than Print :: The Education Business Blog...
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iPad 3 shipments may already be on their way to the U.S.

iPad 3 shipments may already be on their way to the U.S. | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
A shipping document revealed on a Chinese Web site apparently points to iPad 3 units leaving China for U.S. airports. Read this blog post by Lance Whitney on Apple.
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Building eBooks made easy - hope to jump-start fresh wave of growth

Building eBooks made easy - hope to jump-start fresh wave of growth | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Skyreader Media is hoping to jump-start a fresh wave of growth in the world of eBooks.
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Future launches GarageBand iBook — EBOOK MAGAZINE

Future launches GarageBand iBook — EBOOK MAGAZINE | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

“The Apple iBooks 2 platform offers us the ability to deliver a slick consumer experience with integrated video content, animated annotated screenshots and much more. We’re proud to be the first publisher to fully embrace the new platform and its interactive features.” GarageBand for Beginners is available to download from iBooks priced 99p.

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The Lion's Den: Race to One Trillion: How do you like them Apples?

The Lion's Den: Race to One Trillion: How do you like them Apples? | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

People are excited with the speculation of an Apple iTV coming out later this year. If it proves to be as successful as iTunes, iPhone and iPad, Apple shares could top the $1073 stock price to reach the one trillion dollar market cap.

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Are books and the internet about to merge?

Are books and the internet about to merge? | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
The real question [to be answered] is whether we continue to value ebooks as books, or as webpages. Books are something we pay for. Webpages are things we read for free. Which model will win out?

 


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Export as iBooks Author widget | It’s a big day: Tumult Hype 1.5 is here! | Tumult Inc. Blog

Export as iBooks Author widget | It’s a big day: Tumult Hype 1.5 is here! | Tumult Inc. Blog | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it

It's a big day: Tumult Hype 1.5 is here! Export as iBooks Author widget

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Samsung Gets Schooled by Apple iBooks2 & iTunesU

Samsung Gets Schooled by Apple iBooks2 & iTunesU | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
The ongoing battle between frenemies Apple and...Samsung is doing their best to catch up with its Learning Hub app. It will offer 6,000 textbooks and educational video from 30 providers, multimedia teaching tools, note taking and more, with a larger aim at traditional education as well as tech training.
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Adventures in Self-Publishing: Brand Names and Trademarks

Adventures in Self-Publishing: Brand Names and Trademarks | The many ways authors are using Apple's iBooks Author and iBooks2 | Scoop.it
Over on the Passive Voice blog there's a discussion going on about an editing service. A few editors shared their tips about editing. I shared one of mine: a cheat sheet that lists place names, hyp...
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