The big visual trends within book design tend to come from outside of publishing and increasingly, it’s our use of technology that drives what’s hot and what’s not. How can you filter out the fads and focus on visuals your readers will love?
Incorporating trends into books can be challenging. What exactly is ‘flat’ design and how can you integrate it successfully into your products? How are social channels and our use of our camera phones impacting on the style and use of photography? And how do colour trends influence and impact our readers?
Join us for an inspiring evening of discussion and networking. Listen to design, image and colour specialists talk about how publishers can integrate the latest trends to capture readers and boost sales.Find out more »
Hear from a publishing queen-turned-coder about how she made the transition. Learn how the Ruby language is an expressive, grammatical form of poetry that is perfect for editors. Be inspired by a programmer talking about inclusivity in digital.
Think you can’t code? This event will prove that yes, you’re perfect for it.Find out more »
Wednesday 3rd October, 6.30pm | The Library, London Free for BookMachine members / £5 early bird / £8 tickets Powered by Eventbrite Must read – must buy? Book groups and academic seminars, Amazon reviews and Goodreads, newspapers and little magazines, radio shows and literary podcasts and sometimes even TV shows – in terms of form, tone, quality and everything else, the contemporary conversation about books and ideas can seem a thing of infinite variety. But how much does any of it help the books…Find out more »
Join fellow marketing and publicity professionals to network and hear expert speakers provide insight from fiction, non-fiction, children’s and education sectors. And find out how the blurring of these lines can change the face of your marketing and publicity activity.Find out more »