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Software for Startup Publishers

New publishers on a shoestring budget need software for accounting, royalties, title information and editorial project management to manage their operations. With these tools in place they can focus on acquiring titles, publishing titles, marketing and sales.

Frankfurt Book Fair 2014 – Oct 8 thru Oct 12

The Frankfurt Book Fair is the world’s larger book fair. In 2013 this fair hosted 7,275 exhibitors from 102 nations, 631 literary agents, about 9,300 journalists, 275,342 visitors and 170,664 professional visitors. At the Frankfurt Book Fair you can meet publishing software vendors and their clients. There is no better way to talk to the […]

Software Selection: Vendor Area of Expertise

An important criteria of any book publishing software purchase decision is the vendor’s area of expertise. Publishing software solutions often focus their development in a few specific areas. While some vendor solutions excel in financial management others focus on title information management, production management, royalties & rights, sales order processing or ecommerce sales. A vendor’s area of […]

BookExpoAmerica 2014

Book Expo America 2014 – May 29 to 31

Book Expo America 2014 is the place to be if you want to explore book publishing software solutions. From Thursday May 29th through Saturday May 31st, 2014 publishing software vendors will be exhibiting at the Javits Center in New York City. Here you can meet with vendors and talk to the publishers that use their software. Exhibitors Cyberwolf, Inc. – Stand DZ1764 […]

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2014 Industry Forecast

The book publishing software industry is continually changing. Here is our forecast for 2014. 1. The SaaS market share will continue to grow as software vendors look for continuing income and publishers look to reduce the complexity of their IT operations.