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Tag Archives: F+W

Top 5 Publishing News Stories 1/8-1/12

Every week we recommend 5 publishing news stories that young book professionals should read to feel more connected to what’s going on in the industry. There are only 5, so even if you weren’t able to read a thing all week, these should help keep you in the know. Milo Yiannopoulos will now represent himself in the case against Simon & Schuster. Penguin Random House bought Rodale’s trade book assets. PEN America and PEN Center USA are merging this year. Macmillan refused to back down from publishing Fire & Fury. Big management changes were made […]

Vertical Horizons: Online Courses

This article was originally published on our parent site for the book publishing industry, Publishing Trends.  * * * In 2013, Magnolia Media Network (formerly Future of Ink) listed online courses among its top ten digital publishing trends. That same year, the Independent Book Publishers Association mentioned Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) in its Independent magazine as a rapidly growing industry. The article went on to suggest that publishers embracing online education were likely to see less disruption in their textbook sales. And then again in 2014, Digital Book World’s Ten Bold Predictions […]