Tag Archives: Amazon

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 3/31-4/4

Every week, we recommend 5 publishing articles/blog posts that supplement the major news for the week. Whether data or industry commentary, we hope these 5 links will be a simple way to keep you in the know.  Does the publishing industry have what it takes to keep up with start-ups when it comes to promoting innovative business…Continue Reading

People Roundup, April 2014

PEOPLE Phaidon Press announced it has appointed Keith Fox as its new CEO.  Fox was previously President of McGraw Hill Construction Division, President of BusinessWeek, and McGraw Hill Professional; he will work out of the New York offices.  Jacky Klein will join Phaidon Press in June as Commissioning Editor, Art, working primarily out of the London offices. Previously, she was Commissioning Editor at Thames & Hudson London….Continue Reading

People Roundup, March 2014

PEOPLE Tara Catogge has been named Vice President, Sales Director at Quarto Publishing Group USA (previously Quayside); she was previously Senior Vice President, Marketing and Inventory at Readerlink. Shimul Tolia has been named President of Bonnier Publishing‘s newly created New York office. She was Editorial Director, Sandy Creek at Sterling Publishing. David Boyle, SVP, Consumer Insight for HarperCollins is moving to the BBC Worldwide Brands team as EVP of Insight. Patsy…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 2/24-2/28

Every week, we recommend 5 publishing articles/blog posts that supplement the major news for the week. Whether data or industry commentary, we hope these 5 links will be a simple way to keep you in the know.  Statistics from VIDA reveal that books by men were reviewed more often and sold better than books written by women over…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 2/17-2/21

Every week, we recommend 5 publishing articles/blog posts that supplement the major news for the week. Whether data or industry commentary, we hope these 5 links will be a simple way to keep you in the know.  Given the thin margins of Amazon’s profits each year, could raising the price of Amazon Prime be a huge…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 2/10-2/14

Every week, we recommend 5 publishing articles/blog posts that supplement the major news for the week. Whether data or industry commentary, we hope these 5 links will be a simple way to keep you in the know.  George Packer investigates the evolution of Amazon and its intentions for the book community. How can dedicated readers find…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 2/3-2/7

Every week, we recommend 5 publishing articles/blog posts that supplement the major news for the week. Whether data or industry commentary, we hope these 5 links will be a simple way to keep you in the know.  Why should publishing companies build communities among authors and readers, and what benefits would those communities yield to the publisher?…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 1/27-1/31

Every week, we recommend 5 publishing articles/blog posts that supplement the major news for the week. Whether data or industry commentary, we hope these 5 links will be a simple way to keep you in the know.  A breakdown of the differences in capabilities and sales expectations with ebooks, enhanced ebooks, and apps. The 2013 holiday…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 1/20-1/24

Every week, we recommend 5 publishing articles/blog posts that supplement the major news for the week. Whether data or industry commentary, we hope these 5 links will be a simple way to keep you in the know.  What would a truly worthy rival of Amazon look like, and where would it come from? The Oxford English…Continue Reading

The Subscription Prescription?: Subscription Services at DBW 2014

The word on everyone’s lips during the 2014 Digital Book World conference seemed to be “subscription,” whether it was in the context of the inevitability of Amazon launching their own book service or Michael Cader’s comment at the CEO Roundtable that there are lots of opportunities for subscription models at the niche level. DBW hosted…Continue Reading