The BNC Blog

Monday
Sep152014

Data in Action: All Lit Up

All Lit Up, an online discovery platform and store for Literary Press Group member publishers, launched on September 15. We spoke to Julia Horel, project manager for All Lit Up, about the new site.

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Monday
Sep082014

Tech Forum 2015: Meet Our Keynote Speaker, and Call for Proposals

Do you recognize our keynote speaker? Read on to meet him, plus get all the details on submitting your own proposal to speak at Tech Forum.

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Friday
Sep052014

Ordering Books with CataList E-catalogues

Sales reps and buyers take note: We’ve upgraded CataList’s ordering features to simplify your buy sessions. View our quick video about the nifty, hot-off-the-presses features we’ve rolled out for you.

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Monday
Aug252014

Marketing Digital Content in a Creative Industry

eBOUND Canada recently released a report that examines how digital content is marketed across the creative industries. This guest post from eBOUND’s Elizabeth Barker tackles the question on everyone’s minds: What is the current best practice for marketing digital content?

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Monday
Aug182014

PubFight 2014: People's Choice Poll

There’s no rush quite like the one you get from the start of a new PubFight season. The thrill of outbidding everyone for the new hockey memoir, the anticipation of setting your initial print runs, the panicked scramble to reprint when a title on your list becomes a crossover hit and you’re caught with an empty warehouse. 

BookNet’s fantasy publishing league is open to anyone with SalesData access. But if you don’t have SalesData access, or you missed this year’s registration deadline, all is not lost! 

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Tuesday
Aug122014

BookCampTO Is Upon Us

If you’re in Toronto this Saturday, you won’t want to miss BookCamp, the annual publishing “unconference” brought to us by the party people—er, I mean consummate publishing professionals—at CanBPA. BookNet is a proud sponsor of BookCampTO, so I hope to see you there! There are over fifteen sessions to choose from this year, and I know I for one always have a hard time choosing which sessions to attend (though luckily, the unconference setup allows for some session-hopping!). Just in case you’re in the same boat, I asked some of this year’s presenters to dish the dirt on what they’ll be discussing in their coveted speaking slots. Happy BookCamping!

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