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A Guide To Publishing Etiquette

Maybe I have some sort of undiagnosed personality disorder, but one of my biggest pet peeves is writers who don’t follow the submissions guidelines for… 314 more words

Writing

Das Mag vs. Bol.com

The Love-Hate Relationship between Publishers and Online Book Sales

On March 31st, the Dutch book world was shocked when online sales giant Bol.com removed all of publishing house Das Mag’s books from its website. 705 more words

WB Column

ISBN Registration portal launched by HRD Minister Smriti Irani - http://isbn.gov.in/

ND TV | Indo-Asian News Service , 8 April 2016 |

Union Human Resource Development Minster Smriti Irani on Thursday launched a portal for registration and allotment of International Standard Book Number (ISBN). 379 more words

India

The Necessity of Passion

Today at my college, the director of HR for one of the ‘Big Five’ publishing houses came to speak. She spoke about how publishing houses are divided, the role of interns in the publishing world, and how one can ‘break into’ the industry. 256 more words

Books

I've noticed a disturbing trend lately.

Authors are retiring their old works and peddling them as new. If you are like I was, but will no longer be, you see a favorite popular author’s new book and grab it only to find you’ve read it years ago. 68 more words

Emotions

Marketing & You

Before a book hits the shelves, marketing is one of the most important aspects of the publishing process that gets an author’s name and his or her book out there in the world. 179 more words

Money & Its Use during the Publishing Process

When it comes to money, Dancing Monkey Publications certifies that our authors are paid their dues. With regard to advances, authors are paid in three installments, meaning an author will receive payment for their work on the signing of a book contract, on the delivery of the manuscript, and once more when the book is published. 100 more words