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All Website Content Tagged ‘Publishing website’

Publishing websites encompass individual writers or businesses who publish books for a living, be it in hard copy or eBook format. A website for this industry will include a lot of functionality with the purpose of encouraging users to buy their books. Aside from the obvious functionality – a shopping cart / ecommerce solution (I use WooCommerce), it will also usually include a blog to engage readers year-round and promote healthy SEO, an advanced search filter system to help users find the books they want, an online newsletter to keep fans up to date on new books released, free downloads relating to their books, an author directory for information about the author(s) and/or illustrator(s), and a whole stack more features.

  • Ford Street Publishing

    Ford Street Publishing’s books explore themes of contemporary relevance, including childhood grief, ageing, interfaith issues, war, bullying and whaling. These themes are given a fresh and multi-layered treatment that is thought-provoking and entertaining. This reflects one of FSP’s distinguishing strengths and a further publishing goal: to provide children and young […]

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  • Life Stories Mentor

    June Alexander is the author of nine books; she has a Ph.D. in the life writing process, and 20+ years experience in mentoring others in writing their life stories.

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  • Creative Net Speakers’ Agency

    Creative Net Speakers’ Agency facilitate author and illustrator participation in schools, libraries, conferences and festivals. For something completely different, they provide their service for free.

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  • Peter Rowe

    Peter Rowe is an Author, Illustrator, Artist, Presenter and Motivational Speaker, and yes he also just happens to have Down syndrome. He is not ashamed of having Down syndrome, nor does he feel limited or defined by this; in fact, he thinks it is very important to embrace who you […]

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  • Catherine Bateson

    Catherine Bateson is a poet and writer for young adults and younger readers. She lives in Belgrave with the Accountant, a golden lab, a wide assortment of tropical fish and whichever children have moved back home.

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  • EBook Revolution

    EBook Revolution is the web blog of writer Emily Craven, specifically tailored for her book e-Book Revolution: The Ultimate Path to e-Book Success.

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  • Liliana Stafford

    Liliana Stafford is the website of the Perth-based author, illustrator and abstract artist. Writing, painting, drawing and wire work are her life; she is a communicator and stories and art are Liliana’s medium.

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  • The Slipstream

    Webblog of acclaimed Australian author Isobelle Carmody. Slipstream falls between speculative fiction and mainstream fiction. While some slipstream novels employ elements of science fiction or fantasy, not all do.

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  • Greylands eBook Launch

    The Greylands eBook Launch site was live for approximately one month, starting July 4th 2012, as a carefully-managed and -timed online showcase/event. It featured the launch of Isobelle Carmody’s Greylands novel as an eBook, a book trailer, competitions and a hugely-popular Great eBook Debate.

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