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PPN Weekly Digest / September 19, 2014

 Weekly Digest / September 19, 2014

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In the News

“More than 3.7 million comments poured into the Federal Communications Commission over the four months that it was seeking public input.”
-from Edward Wyatt for The New York Times

“Textbooks proposed by both Pearson and McGraw Hill, two of the largest educational material publishers in the country, suggest that scientists are divided on what causes climate change.”
– from Amelia Rosch for Climate Progress

Creative Thinking

“Lettering can be found in your living room, your garden, and scores of other unexpected places.”
from Huffington Post

Read more… “Typography Spotted In Uncommon Places”

“The key word here is ‘valuable.'”
– from Joshua Steimle for Forbes

Read more… “What is Content Marketing?”



“Amazon Won’t Kill the Industry.”
– from Lynn Rosen for Publishing Perspectives

Read more… “The Invisible Growth in the Industry…or WYSIATI”

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PPN is a nonprofit association providing educational resources and opportunities for all individuals involved in book and book-related publishing. Founded as Bookbuilders West in 1969, it was rechartered as PPN in 2012 to reflect the changing nature of long-form content publishing and embrace all the partnerships that exist within our industry.