Tag Archives: book publishing

Learn how to quickly choose images that get results [WEBINAR]

Learn how to quickly choose images that get results [WEBINAR]

Join Getty Images for a free webinar to learn how to select images that draw in your audience. In an increasingly cluttered world of marketing how do you ensure your message is the one that’s remembered? By choosing the right image. In this short talk you’ll learn how selecting the right image can make your […]

Publishing know-how: 10 tips for interview success

Publishing know-how: 10 tips for interview success

Helen Youngs is a Consultant at Inspired Selection, focusing on roles in Trade publishing across digital and print. She is a vivacious bibliophile with a love of the arts and sunny people.  She is also a Publishing Ambassador for a wonderful charity called Book Aid International. Interviews are very important, not only in making a good […]

Conquer publishing discoverability with BIC

Conquer publishing discoverability with BIC

BookMachine Connect has been designed to solve the ‘internal’ publishing discoverability problem – this means that it helps you to find the people who really make publishing happen.

Publishing: the next 5 years [OPINION]

Publishing: the next 5 years [OPINION]

In the run up to Publishing: the next 5 years, BookMachine will be featuring a number of opinions about what might be next for the industry. This is a guest blog from Ami Greko. Ami recently relocated from working for Goodreads in New York to working for Penguin Random House in London. Outside of the […]

Working in book publishing and magazine publishing: Rosalind Moody interview

Working in book publishing and magazine publishing: Rosalind Moody interview

Rosalind Moody is Editorial Assistant at Colchester-based publishing company Aceville Publications. Here Stephanie Cox interviews Rosalind about her career so far, and the differences between working in book publishing and magazine publishing, 1. Please introduce yourself and describe your background and your career. I’m a graduate from the University of Hull and since my second […]

Five ways for editors to work smarter in 2015

Five ways for editors to work smarter in 2015

This is a guest post from John Pettigrew, CEO of FutureProofs. At the beginning of the year, we’re used to making resolutions – and failing to keep them! So here’s a short list of tips that might not be earth-shaking but that should help keep you on the right path professionally.

Marketing your book on a budget

Most authors do not have a fortune to invest in book publicity, but you’ll still want to ensure that your book launch is given the specialist attention it deserves. Book Publicist Helen McCusker, founder of the award-winning book publicity agency Booked PR, shares her top ten tips on how to achieve maximum results with a […]

Books Are My Bag Campaign Announced, Targeting Bookshops, Readers and Cockhats

If the internet has proven anything, it’s that if someone famous does something, normos (everyone who is non-famous) will also do it in a misjudged attempt to be famous. That, and the fact there’s no such thing as private messages. Both these lessons came to the fore last week in the aftermath of the London Book […]