Publishing

Writing

You Won't Sell a Lot of Books, But That's Totally OK

Are you envious of Harper Lee's success? Too bad. You'll never reach that level of success. But does that really matter?
Apple

Apple to Pay $450 Million After Losing Federal Appeal in E-Books Case

The consumer electronics giant was found to have orchestrated a conspiracy with publishers to increase e-book prices.
Online Publishing

Why the Subscription Model for Ebooks Doesn't Work (at Least Not Yet)

Keep the faith, though: Entrepreneurs are out there are working to solve the problems.
Facebook

Facebook 'Instant Articles' Has Arrived

The social-networking site is working with a handful of publishers to post news directly into people's news feeds.
Conferences

5 Conferences About the Nitty-Gritty of Succeeding as an Entrepreneur

It's only worth the investment in time and money to attend a conference if you go home with new tools for building your brand.
Consultants and Advisors

7 Top Advisors for Entrepreneurs Eager to Build Their Business

Whether you seek help with publishing, public speaking, marketing or finances, the most renowned consultants are available to help.
Publishing

How the Publishing Industry Has Learned to Thrive With the Social Media Industry

Just a few years ago many observors speculated social media would displace publishing but the resilience of the industry shows content is king.
Entrepreneurs

7.1 Steps to Writing Your Book

If you're an entrepreneur who has been through the ringer in life or business and willing to share, self-publishing can be powerful.
Books

So You Want to Write a Business Book

If no one is going to read your book, hold off. Here are four key things to consider to determine whether the timing is right.
Publishing

How I Landed My First Book Deal

If you're thinking of self-publishing your first book, this just might change your mind.
Class Action Lawsuits

Court Approves $5.9 Million Settlement in Conde Nast Internship Case

Those who interned at the publishing giant from June 2007 to the present are expected to receive payments up to $1,900.
Google

Google News Quits Spain Over New Copyright Law

The legislation would allow publishers to force Google and other sites to pay for re-publishing headlines or news snippets.
Playboy

Playboy CEO: Nudity Could Completely Vanish From the Brand

How Scott Flanders is cleaning up an aging American empire by leaning on its legacy and pushing its digital potential.
Negotiating

Amazon Buries the Hachette, Signs New Pact With Book Publisher

The online retailer and book publisher have ended months of contentious negotiations with a new multiyear agreement.
Acquisitions

Amazon Buys Comedy Service Rooftop Media to Expand Digital Content

A deal that underscores the Internet retailer's broader ambition of becoming a media and entertainment powerhouse.