Beyond US shores: Global reach for EPUB

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With the International Digital Publishing Forum’s EPUB 2.1 work underway, many more non-US stakeholders are contributing their input to update the EPUB standard to accommodate non-Roman characters (e.g., Japanese, Korean, Hebrew). And on the sales and distribution side, consideration is being given to practices and requirements of international markets by groups like the BISG. Looking back,… Read more »

Goooooal: A custom World Cup promo from HarperCollins Publishers Ltd and Sony

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Publishers frequently ask us how they can gain mindshare and visibility through our channels. We have a host of marketing options already available to publishers including eNewsletter features, pre-sale, and download standing order plans. We know that publishers, however, have their own initiatives and campaigns in their digital strategies. In the run up to the World… Read more »

Welcome to OverDrive’s Digital Distribution Blog

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Nearly a year ago, we launched the Digital Library Blog to keep partners up to speed on OverDrive’s digital services for libraries. But there’s a story we weren’t telling in our library blog—the story of our more than 1,000 publisher partners and our combined efforts to distribute digital content. OverDrive has a vast global network of libraries,… Read more »