Edinburgh Publishing Conference, June 2014, with Cory Doctorow

“Disruption in the Publishing Industry” Friday, 20th June Business School, University of Edinburgh Following the success of last year’s Edinburgh Publishing Conference, we’re running it again with a exciting set of speakers. To name but three: Cory Doctorow, Ian Ritchie and me! Cory Doctorow: award-winning writer, journalist, activist. His talk at O’Reilly’s 2013 “Tools of Change” conference was one of the highlights, and we’re delighted to have him as our main speaker.

10 Reasons I Hate Your Ebook Metadata

You’re in charge of the ebook metadata for your ebook store or publisher. I run Luzme, the ebook search site. Why don’t you make it easy for me to put your ebooks in front of readers who want to buy them? Here’s 10 ways you make it hard! (I won’t share the names to protect the guilty, but these are all true examples of metadata mistakes from major-name stores)