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10 Questions to Ask When Hiring an SEO Consultant

If your website doesn't show up on the first page of search results on Google, Bing or Yahoo, your potential customers might not even know you exist. Better search engine visibility can be critical to boosting visits to your website, which can lead to increased brand awareness and higher sales and …

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Gigaom | Startup BookShout raises $6M; no longer lets users import their Kindle and Nook books

Advertisement<p>Dallas-based startup BookShout, which aims to promote social reading and aid book discovery, has raised $6 million in a Series B funding …

Amazon Publishing Has First Million Copy Bestseller: What Next?

By Dennis Abrams<p>Amazon Publishing has announced that Oliver Pötzsch — whose <i>Hangman’s Daughter</i> series includes <i>The Hangman’s Daughter</i> (2010), <i>The Dark</i> …

Author Turns to Self-Publishing, with Help From ‘Podmates’

Brenda Peterson is one of the growing number of authors who are working on self-published projects in addition to writing books released by …

Ether for Authors: Why Are the Big Six So Silent?

Table of Contents<p>“Seems Inevitable…Big Publishers’ Power Is Reduced”<p>It’s hard for a publishing giant to catch a break these days.<p>Mike Shatzkin<p>Mike …

Today, What Does "Publisher" Actually Stand For?

FSG is one example of a publisher thought to put authors and books first, but Boris Kachka’s forthcoming book reveals the sacrifices and compromises …

"Crowd the Book" Aims to Build Community Around Small Press Gems

By Joy Hawley<p>Crowd the Book has a simple mission: connecting readers, authors and small presses to discuss great literary books under the radar. The …

Penguin Random House Merger: UK Reactions (And Melville House's)

By Dennis Abrams<p>At <i>The Bookseller</i>, talk was of the upcoming merger of Penguin and Random, which is expected to be finalized in July and will create …

Which is the US's Most Prolific Literary Translation House?

By Edward Nawotka, Editor-in-Chief<p>We’ve got a surprise for you. The United States’ most prolific literary translation house is…<p>Amazon. Yes, you read …

Japan's Ebook Market Valued at $740 million for 2012

Edward Nawotka<p>A widely published critic and essayist, Edward Nawotka serves as a speaker, educator and consultant for institutions and businesses …

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