book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Wednesday 23rd July

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About Booktrade.info

Aerbook Turns Social Media Into A Virtual Bookstore

Posted at 11:20AM Saturday 15 Mar 2014

What's the best way to sell a book in the era of social media? Ron Martinez believes it may just be Aerbook, a venture he founded that creates branding and retail opportunities in social media for publishers and authors. The service, Martinez explained, allows publishers to connect with its readers via the social streams—i.e., the timeline, news feed, and boards—on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and similar applications, offering product information, sample chapters, social sharing, and, now, buy buttons.

PW




Get book trade news by email

Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just £3 a month. Click on the Subscribe button below to sign up now

Find out more


Search the news archive:
 






More Book Trade News

Jack White's Third Man Records Launches Publishing Arm, Third Man Books
www.billboard.com

First release, "Language Lessons: Volume 1," published Aug. 5

Wattpad Announces Creative Commons Agreement
goodereader.com

Authors can choose to let their work reach as many readers as possible

Survey: Book Buyers Leaving Amazon Because Of Hachette Dispute
www.forbes.com

19 percent said they were buying fewer books from Amazon

Apple Earnings Boosted By Strong iPhone Sales
www.bbc.co.uk

But have we reached peak iPad?

Booker Prize Longlist Set To Be Revealed
www.bbc.co.uk

World titles eligible for the first time in its history

3 More J.D. Salinger Stories Published
shelf-life.ew.com

Three previously uncollected short stories by J.D. Salinger have been published in a new book

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. Stellar Crime Authors MC Beaton, Jessie Keane, Val McDermid, Pauline Rowson Join Police And Crime Expert For CSI Portsmouth 2014
  2. Authors Will Soon Be Able To Sell Their Ebooks On Facebook
  3. Why Amazon Terrifies Publishers: Let's Look At Royalty Statements
  4. Royal Mail Share Price Falls As Amazon Parcel Rethink Hurts Revenue
  5. US Publishers' Acquisition Activity Picks Up
  6. HarperCollins, BitLit Offer Cheap Ebooks Of Print Books You Already Own
  7. Amazon Buyers Prefer DRM-Free E-books, Study Claims
  8. How The Big 5 Publishers Hobbled The Amazon Unlimited Launch
  9. UK ISPs To Alert Customers Suspected Of Unlawfully Downloading Copyrighted Material
  10. Amazon Names Breakthrough Novel Award Winner