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The future of book publishing is already here


Over the last few years of fast-paced change, many publishers have worried about their revenues and future profitability. But there’s a lot to be learned by spying on the competition when trying to predict the future of the industry.

By kylie@deanta | August 20, 2019 | Publishing, Online digital publishing, Future of book publishing, digital publishers, Digital publishing companies, book publishers Read More

The Five Qualities of an Ideal Services Provider


The trend in bringing some publishing production processes closer to home has led to greater discussion around how these publishers should select a partner in onshore outsourcing. But why are some publishers seeking alternatives to outsourcing to hubs in emerging economies? 

By kylie@deanta | August 7, 2019 | onshore, project management, Epublishing, Outsourcing publishing, outsourcing Read More

How the cloud has revolutionised publishing


Technological innovation is something that the publishing industry claims to aspire to and want. However, in practice, book publishers don’t seem to be making much headway. That’s why want to use this blog to talk about the cloud and its impact on the future of book publishing. 

By kylie@deanta | July 22, 2019 | Future of book publishing, digital publishers, digital publishing, book publishers Read More

Digital publishing companies need a new business model


It’s no secret: Facebook and YouTube are winning the internet advertising revenue race, hands down. But in order to compete, digital publishing companies must shake up their business model.

By kylie@deanta | June 17, 2019 | Online digital publishing, digital publishers, Digital publishing companies, digital publishing Read More

There’s no such thing as too much book metadata


The quality of book metadata, or information about a title, can dictate its market success. But why aren’t publishers applying it with best practice principles in mind?

By kylie@deanta | May 29, 2019 | Publishing, Book metadata, Online digital publishing, Future of book publishing, digital publishers, ebook production Read More