How to Save the Book Publishing Industry

5 Mar

Author Henry Blodget’s advice to publishers:
“All that matters is the bottom line, and going digital could quickly resurrect the profit growth of the publishing industry. Unfortunately, right now, the publishing industry is obsessed with maintaining the status quo–which means print units and revenue.

Get over it folks. Time to get your butts out to Cupertino (Apple / AAPL) and Seattle (Amazon / AMZN), cut some real deals, and save your dying industry (and some trees, while you’re at it).”

via – Silicon Alley Insider


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