Tagged: online

Attendees positive about digital LBF as agencies see rights 'mini-jump'

The virtual London Book Fair, which began on 7th June, has come to a close, with fairgoers generally positive about the new offering, despite some... Read more

It's all good

Last week, I inadvertently caused something of a minor “Twitterstorm” when I grumbled about the uncritical nature of online book reviews. Not on Amazon and... Read more

Dohle supports 'comeback' of bookshops but says Amazon is vital

Penguin Random House c.e.o. Markus Dohle says Amazon must be seen as a vital component of the industry “ecosystem” but he still supports the “comeback” of... Read more

Orbit to host fantasy workshop

Science fiction and fantasy publisher Orbit Books will host an online fantasy-writing workshop this summer. The week-long free workshop, taking place from Monday 27th July... Read more

Online book shopping overtakes in-store for first time

Print book sales showed "continuing resilience" in 2014, with overall spending on print and digital titles increasing across the year. Meanwhile, online book buying overtook... Read more

Major revamp for Goldsboro website

Goldsboro Books has launched a £15,000 new website  which puts it "up there” at the forefront of online bookselling. The sleek new site... Read more

Waterstones unveils 'more pleasurable' website

Waterstones has relaunched its website after several months in the planning, to create a “simpler and more pleasurable experience” for customers to shop online.... Read more

Google 'experimenting with buy button'

Google is looking to experiment with a "buy now" button that would allow browsers to shop directly through the search engine, without having to visit... Read more

Amazon offers same-day collection in the UK

Amazon is introducing a same-day collection service in the UK for the first time, on a limited scale. The service will be available at 500... Read more

Guardian relaunches online bookshop

The Guardian has relaunched its online bookshop in time for the Christmas book buying period.   The newspaper said it has “significantly improved” the... Read more

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