Has book production outpaced readership and what can publishers do about it? Porter Anderson’s opening editorial for Publishing Perspectives explores this.
4 Ways to Fix the Publisher-Startup-VC Relationship
A new survey of startups, publishers and venture capitalists reveals what needs to change for the three groups to collaborate and continue to innovate the book industry.
TOC 2013: Authors, What Are You Doing Worth Discovering?
At the TOC Author (R)Evolution Day, authors and speakers from Penguin, Kobo, NetGalley, Publishers Weekly Select shared their thoughts on discoverability.
Buenos Aires Book Fair Embraces Tech, Preps Who’s Who List
The Buenos Aires Book Fair, April 19-May 7, added O’Reilly’s TOC confab, bolstering its region-leading program, and is compiling a top 50 list of professionals.
Show Me the Money: Finding Cash for Your Publishing Start-up
When it comes to getting your business off the ground, in addition to vision and a solid business plan, you need one thing above all: money. Here’s some advice.
What Does Your Conference Bag Say About You?
San Franciscan’s toting Rickshaw, New Yorkers with Manhattan Portage, ladies with carnivorous handbags. What’s your bag strategy for book conferences?
Watch Tools of Change on an Internet Livestream
O’Reilly is live streaming the keynote speeches from the Tools of Change Conference in New York City this Tuesday and Wednesday.
Nielsen Reports Print Book Sales in Decline
Nielsen Book reported at TOC Frankfurt that print book sales are declining in key global markets, but consumers are increasingly enticed by the value of e-books.
Download our Frankfurt Show Daily Issue for Tuesday, October 11
Publishing Perspectives released its first print issue of this year’s Frankfurt Book Fair on Tuesday, a day before the Fair officially opens.
Mature Bookstores & Vigorous Digital Market: Can They Coexist?
Philip Downer, former CEO of Borders UK, suggests there’s not room for both a mature physical bookshop market and a vigorous and growing online/digital offer.