Publishers Weekly: A Look Ahead to Self-Publishing in 2015

Self-publishing saw another successful year in 2014, with authors like Deborah Bladon and Jen McLaughlin hitting the New York Times bestseller lists, fanfic authors like Sophie Jackson receiving six-figure advances, and many millions of titles being published across the industry’s numerous platforms.

Publishers Weekly: FableVision and Lulu Jr. Partner on Book Publishing Platform

In advance of next week’s Florida Educational Technology Conference in Orlando, educational media and software publisher FableVision Learning announced that it will partner with Lulu Jr., the children’s publishing division of web-based self-publishing pioneer Lulu, to encourage children to write their own books.

FableVision Learning and Lulu Jr. Announce Partnership to Tackle Writing Challenges for Kids with New Online Book Publishing Platform

BOSTON, MA and RALEIGH, NC – There's no feeling quite as awesome as holding your very own published book in your hands for the first time. Two companies have joined forces to make this magical moment a reality for kids around the globe.

Opensource.com: Lulu founder on the invention of the self-publishing business

MON, OCT 20, 2014 12:49 EST Lulu.com helped define modern publish-on-demand services. In my mind, they did define them; I remember printing my first photobook and sending it to Lulu to be sent back, spiral-bound. I was amazed. I had essentially put together a small markup language (DSL, or Domain Specific Language, even), processed it … Continue reading Opensource.com: Lulu founder on the invention of the self-publishing business