Thursday, May 20, 2010

Barnes & Noble Launches Online Self-Publishing Program, PubIt!
from PublishersLunch

BN has finally announced an electronic self-publishing program via and their ebookstore to compete with Amazon and others, "coming in summer." The company announced scant details, but assures independent publishers and individual authors that they "will appreciate PubIt!'s simple and competitive royalty model and compensation process." As described on their placeholder web page, they will convert digital files to EPUB. The program is pitched for both ebooks and broader "digital content." Director of digital products Theresa Horner is the BN executive quoted in the release.

No comments: