Posts tagged ‘publishing’

Becoming an author overnight

While eating lunch on Tuesday, James Erwin noticed a question in the AskReddit section of Reddit.com, the popular social news site, that struck his fancy. Another…

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Self-Publishing vs. Traditional Publishing: Which is Right For You?

As regular readers know, I recently co-authored a book about social media marketing entitled “Friends With Benefits”. Before that, we wrote an ebook on the same…

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A Plaxo/LinkedIn Yak-Fest Meld

At the book launch last night, my brother reminded me of this awesome New Yorker piece entitled “Subject: Our Marketing Plan”. It’s written as an email…

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Five Articles for Writers, Editors and Publishers

Today I attended BookCamp Vancouver at SFU. It’s was a well-run, well-organized event that frequently featured an engaging exchange of ideas. It probably could have used…

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Playboy Should Lose the Naked Ladies

Playboy is among the many periodicals making job and budget cuts this year: Playboy Enterprises Inc. disclosed in a Wednesday regulatory filing that upcoming cost-cutting measures…

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The Price of Content

James pointed me at a fascinating article by Scott Karp speculating on the future of (and the future prices of) print and digital content. There are…

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