PP Weekly Poll: How Should Publishers Price Newly Released Ebooks?

In What's the Buzz by Hannah Johnson

By Hannah Johnson There is a price war going on in the UK. Apple, Amazon and customers are putting pressure on publishers to lower the price of ebooks. Authors and agents want higher royalty rates and higher ebook prices. Publishers need to cover the costs of using new technology and potentially losing hardcover sales to lower-priced ebooks. Ebook sales continue …

Poll Results: Hot Digital Topics in Publishing

In What's the Buzz by Hannah Johnson

By Hannah Johnson Last week, we asked you to choose three digital topics you would like to know more about. 55 percent of you chose digital book rights and royalty rates. I guess pricing and e-book sales through Amazon and Apple have everyone stirred up. And with both companies under investigation over the agency model, digital rights and royalty rates …

Have You Taken Our Reader Survey Yet?

In What's the Buzz by Hannah Johnson

By Hannah Johnson If you have a couple of minutes to spare, fill out our Reader Survey! We want to know what you think and how we can improve Publishing Perspectives for you. TAKE THE SURVEY At the end of the survey, you can enter your name and email address for a chance to win a fantastic FREE t-shirt from …