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What's a Great Headline for a Creative's Anniversary?

I didn’t realize. It had actually been two years already. What? Wow. That’s been a bit of a roller coaster, to say the least.

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How the publishing industry botched New Adult

About five years ago a new trend took over the publishing industry. It was called NEW ADULT. For those of you unfamiliar with this trend, “New Adult” was a new age category for readers approximately 18-25 years of age. 512 more words

On Writing

Art Director Opportunity - Kudos - Industry News

This illustration was sent in and created by Natalya Okinawa. She is a self-taught illustrator based in Spain. She says, “Alternative reality has always been buzzing in my mind. 263 more words


The submission process...

I wanted to write a post about the submission process, which can be one of the scariest times in a writer’s life. I remember when I first went on submission I spent ages reading blogs about it to see what other people’s experiences had been and compare them to my own, but the truth is, everyone has a different story. 1,092 more words

Elsevier acquires Bepress

The story is in The Scholarly Kitchen.  It’s pretty stunning news, especially after the acquisition of SSRN and the controversy over licensing that occurred shortly after that takeover.   18 more words

Publishing Industry

Is BOOC (Book as Open Online Content) the path toward the academic book of the future?

From the introduction to this very interesting development:

BOOC is not the answer to the question, ‘What will the academic book of the future be?’ – and it doesn’t claim to be.

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Facebook plans to monetize Instant Articles sooner rather than later

Reporting for The Street, Kinsey Grant reports that Facebook is preparing to monetize its Instant Articles: “Instant Articles hosts news pieces on Facebook’s mobile app. 57 more words

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