Tag: traditional publishing

by Julie Keck

1. Secondhand downloads: Will used e-books and digital games be for sale? (Joshua Brustein / Bloomberg Business) 2. Are e-book and print sales cycles different? (Mike Kozlowski / Good E-Reader) 3. Beyond $0.99: New tips on e-book price promotions (Laura Hazard Owen / GigaOm) 4. Why authors walk away from good, Big 5 publishers (Harry […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Librarians get love in Pew’s “Library Services in the Digital Age” Study (Salon) 2. Amazon’s Bezos: “E-Books is a multi-billion dollar category for us and growing fast” (Publishers Weekly) 3. Why Apple is a stumbling block in Amazon’s e-book transition (PaidContent.org) 4. Road to publication: Traditional publishing vs. self-publishing (Huffington Post) 5. The ins […] more »

by Simon Owens

This week on MediaShift, we are exploring the dramatically changing publishing industry in our Beyond the Book special series. Stay tuned for more pieces like this one in the coming days. Sign up for our new weekly newsletter on e-books and self-publishing here. Click here to read the whole series Tim Pratt was confident enough […] more »