Corey Pressman of Exprima Media links the closure of Readmill to the evolution of post-print culture, or what Marshall McLuhan called ‘the second orality.’
Browsing by topic: future of publishing
Amazon news this week includes the launch of a new German language publishing imprint, lower Kindle sales for 2013, and a hike in the price of Prime.
UK-based startup ValoBox offers an attractive revenue sharing model for those who use social media as a catalyst to sell books, empowering discovery.
A new law in Israel is designed to maintain publisher, bookstore and author profits by limiting discounts in the highly competitive bookselling market.
Fifty Shades of Grey started more than just the trend in erotica: it inspired publishers to release books in series in rapid succession.
Image Comics may be best known as the publisher of The Walking Dead, but its their business model which is truly noteworthy, writes Samuel Sattin.
Our world is overflowing with media. To argue in favor of more specialization and differentiation seems foolish – but still it is neither avoidable nor impossible, writes Helmut von Berg.
Bookmate, a Russian ebook subscription service, wants to attract English language publishers to its platform to cater to developing markets.
PEN America has issued a report whose title says it all — Chilling Effects: NSA Surveillance Drives U.S. Writers to Self-Censor. But isn’t it within writers to fight back?
A look at a the week’s round of web musing on the future of publishing in concept, creative work, and technical production, after Frankfurt Book Fair.