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

How digital publishers can fight fake news


In the current era of rapid technological change, consumers devour content with a voracious appetite. But are they becoming less discriminate about veracity and truth – values on which publishers have traditionally staked their reputations?

By kylie@deanta | May 15, 2019 | Publishing, Online digital publishing, Future of book publishing, digital publishers, fake news Read More

What traditional publishers can learn from rabble-rousers


Amidst the alarmist rumours about the future of print publishing, what lessons could the industry learn from rabble-rousing digital natives? What are some of the ways indie publishers are succeeding in the volatile book market?

By kylie@deanta | February 15, 2019 | Insight, Publishing, Online digital publishing, Future of book publishing, traditional publishers Read More