Research Information: Self Publishing Continues to Grow Strongly

The number of self-published titles in 2013 increased to more than 458,564, up 17 per cent over 2012 and some 437 per cent over 2008, according to an analysis of U.S. ISBN data by ProQuest affiliate Bowker. Launches New Education Program Dedicated to Helping Authors Self-Publish and Achieve Sales Success , the pioneer in independent publishing, today announced an upcoming webinar series designed to help writers become published authors by demonstrating proven techniques for marketing and selling their creations.

Lulu Acquires Replay Photos to Expand Publishing and Photo Specialty Content Offerings

Lulu , the pioneer in independent publishing, today announced the acquisition of Replay Photos, LLC , the industry leader in bringing licensed sports and professional photography and wall art products directly to consumers.