Independent Articles

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2016-06 Independent
Director’s Desk: Shining a Spotlight on Professionalism
by Angela Bole, June 2016
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Breaking Out of the Box
by Deb Vanasse, June 2016
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Winners’ Circle
by Lynn Rosen, June 2016
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Highlights from BookExpo America 2016
by Lynn Rosen, June 2016
2016-06 Independent
Cream of the Crop: The 2016 Benjamin Franklin Awards Winners
by Lynn Rosen, June 2016
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Literary All-Stars
by Lynn Rosen, June 2016
2016-06 Independent
A Retrospective Look at the Benjamin Franklin Awards
by Katherine Pickett, June 2016
2016-06 Independent
Publishing and Innovation Do Go Together
by James Patterson, June 2016
2016-06 Independent
Placement Tips for Small Publishers
by Robin Bartlett, June 2016
2016-06 Independent
5 Digital Publishing Trends You Should Be Watching
by Thad McIlroy, June 2016
2016-06 Independent
Finding Fans: Practical and Targeted Promotion
by Kimberly A. Edwards, June 2016
2016-06 Independent
Three Surefire Ways to Fail at E-book Cover Design
by Joel Friedlander, June 2016
2016-06 Independent
How to Go Lean to Improve Output
by Ian Lamont, June 2016
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Director’s Desk: A Beneficial Gain for IBPA Members
by Angela Bole, May 2016
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High Marks for PubU 2016
by Angela Bole, May 2016
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Digital Book World: Tales From the Front
by Karla Olson, May 2016
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IBPA Roundtable: Navigating the Digital Revolution
by Lynn Rosen, May 2016
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How to Update Book Metadata to Improve Discoverability
by Jenny Bullough, May 2016
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A Crash Course on Royalty Audits
by Juli Saitz & Steve Gillen, May 2016
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It’s Time to Be “All In” Digitally
by Bill McCoy, May 2016
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