Barnes & Noble Announces Nook Press

Barnes & Noble today announced a new innovative publishing platform for independent authors called Nook Press. This new platform   will replace its predecessor, PubIt!, and offers a number of new features and services. For more information please check out my post at the Indie Publishing blog. Related PostsA Comparison of Ebook Royalties (Jun 27, […]

B&N Reveals Plans for Expansion into UK

Earlier this week Barnes & Noble revealed more of their plans to sell the Nook e-reader and digital content in the United Kingdom from mid-October. This represents the company’s first international expansion outside of North America. Several of the Nook e-readers, including NOOK Simple Touch and NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight, will be available for […]

What is Barnes & Noble’s Nook First?

Nook First is a program from Barnes & Noble’s Nook store that gives Nook readers an opportunity “to be the first to get access to some hot new books”. As part of the program a handful of new books are made available exclusively to Nook readers for a 30 day period before they are made […]

Self-Publish Your Ebooks at Barnes & Noble

Barnes & Noble is one of Amazon’s largest competitors as a book retailer and although their share of the ebook market is considerably less they certainly have strong ambitions in the ebook sector. One reason you can expect to see continued growth in ebook sales at B&N is due to their Nook range of ebook […]

B&N Plan International Expansion Following New Tablet Launch

Barnes & Nobel launched their new Nook Tablet this week, with chief executive William Lynch reportedly revealing that they have plans to expand their ebook service internationally within the next four months. According to their press release Barnes & Noble “today expanded its portfolio of bestselling NOOK® devices with the introduction of NOOK Tablet, the company’s fastest and lightest tablet with […]