Tag: lulu

by Julie Keck

1. US vs. Apple e-book case could go to the Supreme Court (Fortune) 2. Guy Kawasaki makes the case for self-publishing (Publishers Weekly) 3. Are you paying the iTunes tax for e-books and more? (CNN) 4. Online publisher Lulu angles for the next wave of self-publishing with Picture.com (TechCrunch) 5. BookExpo America draws 20,000 to Javits Center (NYT)    Get our newsletters delivered straight to […] more »

by Mark Glaser

The Mediatwits podcast is sponsored by the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, which offers an intensive, cutting edge, three semester Master of Arts in Journalism; a unique one semester Advanced Certificate in Entrepreneurial Journalism; and the CUNY J-Camp series of Continuing Professional Development workshops focused on emerging trends and skill sets in the industry. Welcome […] more »

by Carla King

The rise of online book retailers means that self-publishers have better access to customers than ever. But many authors still want to be on bookstore shelves. The good news is that you don’t really need traditional distribution to get into bookstores. The Databases With your ISBN and bar code from Bowker in hand (read my […] more »

by Carla King

The rise of self-publishing has made it possible for anyone to be an author. Now, some people are also choosing to outsource their book project by hiring an author services company. On the surface, this seems much easier than finding and hiring a half-dozen professionals to create your book. (For background on the self-publishing industry […] more »

by Carla King

In 2001, the Wild Writing Women, a San Francisco Bay Area travel writing group of which I was a member, decided to self-publish a book of stories. Why? Because none of us could find a traditional publisher for what we thought was our best writing. We had skilled publishing professionals among us, so we never […] more »