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Penguin Random House's Logo Solution: Spell It Out

Penguin Random House Logo New June 3, 2014

When Penguin and Random House joined forces last year, the publishers brought together 10,000 jobs, 250 independent imprints, and $3.7 billion in annual revenues....

Press Release: Open Road Integrated Media Acquires 300+ Titles from Premier Digital Publishing

Open Road Integrated Media June 3, 2014

Open Road Integrated Media, the largest independent ebook publisher, announced today that it has acquired the book list of 300+ titles of Premier Digital Publishing,...

Four Key Branding Factors

Joe Wikert June 2, 2014

My last article asked four important questions about your content's brand and how it's positioned.  Let's build on that with four critical factors you...

How the Big Five Could Have Avoided the Latest Amazon War

hatchette logo June 2, 2014

A prominent industry analyst, Mike Shatzkin, has been arguing for some time that publishers ought to raise e-book royalty rates. For him, the point...

HighWire Press Moves Out of Stanford and Becomes an Equity-funded “Inc.”

highwire June 2, 2014

Changes in ownership in our community aren't that rare.   In fact the pace of mergers, acquisitions and spin-offs has occurred at a fairly regular pace....

BEA 2014: Christian Children’s Books Sell More Widely, Publishers Say

Christian Children Book May 30, 2014

At Thursday's "Trends in the Christian Children's Market" panel at BookExpo America, publishers agreed that the historic obstacles to getting their books into ABA stores...

Well, That Went Fast! A Few Last-Minute Reflections on a Year as President of SSP

The Scholarly Kitchen May 30, 2014

The Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) has a name that trips up people new to it. They often want to write or say the Society ...

IDPF: Publishing Outside the Big Five

IDPF Panel May 29, 2014

In a panel moderated by Porter Anderson of Publishing Perspectives, the IDPF stage hosted a cluster of professionals who are making tremendous advancements and innovations...

Book Business Attending BookExpo America and IDPF Digital Book 2014

BookExpo America Logo2 May 28, 2014

This week Book Business will be attending BookExpo America and the IDPF Digital Book 2014 . I encourage you to look for our associate editor...

Press Release: Macmillan Publishers Launches Innovative Marketing Dashboard

macmillan May 28, 2014

Macmillan Publishers, in collaboration with Next Big Sound, announced today the development of an innovative business intelligence dashboard called Next Big Book, signifying a monumental...