Preview of Global eBook report 2017 & launch of new project BookMap at London Book Fair
March 2, 2017 by ruediger
The entirely re-written 2017 edition of the Global eBook report will present new data approaches for a realistic reading of how ebook markets perform, especially in non-English language markets. What we find in the markets is not at all the same “plateauing” or “flattening” of digital sales in consumer publishing. Instead, digital reading has become […]
The Global eBook report 2016, the reference and resource on the development of key book publishing markets and drivers for the current transformation is now available at www.global-ebook.com for an introductory price of â‚¬ 15 (instead of â‚¬ 20). Highlights include Freshly updated market close ups for US, UK, continental Europe (Western as well […]
Not one prediction about ebooks has been correct so far. Why? A summer rant.
July 20, 2015 by ruediger
Let’s face the simple truth: Not one prediction about ebooks (as far as I know) has been correct so far: No, ebooks will NOT go away any time soon. But no, again, they will not replace printed books, not even mass paperbacks, within a decade or so. Thus far, ebooks have strongly impacted only on […]