Novlr Review: The Best Writing Software for You?

May 20, 2020 - Understanding Publishing -


In a writer’s eternal quest for productivity, one cannot overstate the value of a solid piece of writing software. Fortunately, there’s no shortage of great novel writing software out there — including Novlr, an online writing app that’s been built “by writers, for writers,” according to the site’s tagline. Novlr has made a decent name ... read more »

How to Publish on Google Play Books in 2020

May 6, 2020 - Understanding Publishing -

Google is the world’s leading search engine, as you probably already know. A lesser known part of Google is its very own online bookstore — Google Play Books — which is integrated within the broader Google Play store. If you’re one of the 2.5 billion people who own an Android device, you’ll know what we’re ... read more »

The Lean Publisher: Evolving in the Freelance Economy

May 1, 2020 - Understanding Publishing -

The Lean Publisher - how publishing is evolving in the freelance economy

Note: This white paper was first published in May 2017 The freelance workforce is developing rapidly, as is the publishing industry’s reliance on outsourced professionals. To derive benefit from this evolving publisher–freelancer relationship, structural changes need to be made in-house to accommodate “out-of-house” employees. This white paper examines the publisher–freelancer relationship from the creative, management, ... read more »