Nearly 60% of the world’s population is already online, leveraging the benefits of the internet. No surprise, why almost every generation prefers to read digitally. This shift from traditional print books to digital content is evident with these stats:
“The e-book publishing revenue in the U.S. is expected to grow to 5.33 billion U.S. dollars in 2022.” On the other hand, “the UK ePublishing market is expected to grow to $1.6 billion by 2023.” – Statista
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2019 marks the end of a decade that witnessed notable transformations and innovations in the publishing industry. The sea-change resulted in the introduction of digital publishing platforms, formats, publishing standards, and regulations, etc.
However, such technological advancements in the publishing industry are favored by some; others are merely skeptical. The blog is addressed to those who are skeptical to make them understand how they can leverage technology to make a mark in the industry.
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The digital publishing industry is booming and witnessing a number of innovations now. It started with converting the printed material into digital content in the form of eBooks. However, many readers continued to prefer the printed version over eBooks, which led to the next bigger challenge i.e. making eBooks attractive and easy to use for the readers. When it comes to making the eBooks easier to access and use, getting a dedicated reader app designed has worked quite well. As we know, eReaders have been evolving by the day with each new version comprising better features: integrated dictionary, text search, text-to-speech conversion, bookmarks, day/night mode, to name a few. While these features have made accessing digital books easier, the only thing left is interactivity and increasing user engagement.
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Will AI replace humans in the near future? That’s one of the raging questions these days. Machines nowadays are getting smarter and more advanced, so much so that they have actually started outrunning human mind. Or have they? As smart as these machines are, there are still some areas that essentially require human intervention. Take ePublishing for example. While many believe that artificial intelligence is likely to take over activities like report writing and raw content analysis, it is very unlikely to replace high-level decision making tasks like editing. But what AI can definitely do is increase the productivity of the editorial staff. Repetitive tasks that don’t require creativity can be offloaded with the help of AI.
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May 25, 2018, marked the enforcement of GDPR and the event caught several digital publishers off-guard who weren’t expecting the proposed radical reforms being implemented at such a short notice. Continue reading “How Digital Publishers Can Brace Themselves For The Impact of GDPR”