Tuesday, 10 May 2016 00:00
West Conshohocken, PA. – May 10, 2016 – FastPencil and Infinity Publishing are teaming with ProQuest affiliate Bowker to deliver key technology and services for self-publishers via PCs, Macs and mobile devices.
Creators of a self-publishing and services solution which combines a SaaS application with an author support model, FastPencil and Infinity Publishing platforms enable publishers to get their content out to the public simply and efficiently.
Self-publishing has become one of the most dynamic growth sectors in the industry, ranging from celebrated authors to kids and their pets. While authors are seeking better tools to craft and market their work, publishers and other businesses are seeking proven automated solutions that can credibly deliver new content and revenue streams. FastPencil and Infinity are serving this need with technology and the human touch.
The Bowker community will be able to access this platform directly from the Bowker home page. “The Publishing platform simplifies the process by which authors write, format, publish, distribute, market and print their work,” said Beat Barblan, Director of Identifier Services at Bowker. “We’re excited to team with FastPencil and Infinity to launch this innovative service. We’re impressed by its comprehensive set of features and whether a first time author or a seasoned publisher, this solution makes it easier to go from concept to manuscript to market - an important value to authors and publishers.”
“Publishing automation Vis-a`-Vis FastPencil for print and eBooks combined with a scalable author services model enables us to achieve a delicate balance of technology and human-access for our authors and publishers,” said Arthur Gutch CEO of Infinity Publishing. “We envision a publishing future where the creators of content can fully embrace the coming innovations in our industry without hesitation. We also believe that partnering with a foundational industry leader like Bowker will help us all do just that.”
“We are pleased to partner with Bowker to offer their author and publisher community this proven tool,” said Steve Wilson, CEO of FastPencil LLC. “FastPencil and Infinity allow writers to use the authoring platform for free, without the paperwork and complexities of other services.”
Founded in 1997, Infinity Publishing’s industry leading, author-originated book publishing model puts authors in control of the publishing process to carry out their vision for their books. Infinity’s authors retain all rights to their books, earn royalties paid monthly, and benefit from an extensive distribution network that is backed-up by Infinity’s liberal return policy for bookstores. The company’s on demand publishing and content solution was designed to support all authors with a story to tell, who have ever thought about writing a book, or who have been on an endless journey to find an agent or publisher. For more information, please go to www.infinitypublishing.com.
FastPencil is publishing simplified. Leveraging the disruptive trends of self-publishing, social media, print-on-demand, and eBook distribution, FastPencil delivers a new unified online service that streamlines the book publishing process, offering more control and higher margins for authors. The FastPencil writing and publishing service enables authors to create books online, collaborate, publish, and distribute from one engaging, simple, cost-effective solution. For more information please visit www.fp.FastPencil.com.
MyIdentifiers.com, part of Bowker Identifier Services, provides authors and publishers with the products and services that allow their books to be discovered. As the United States’ official ISBN Agency customer service interface, it is the first stop in publishing and selling books and now includes a growing range of tools to help expand the audiences for authors’ works.
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Monday, 09 March 2015 00:00
West Conshohocken, Penn. – March 9, 2015 – Infinity Publishing, a pioneer in Indie Publishing, has teamed up with National Geographic Creative to bring a new level of imagery to the process of creating truly unique and compelling cover designs for its authors and emerging new writers. Through Infinity, these emerging talents will be able to license National Geographic Creative’s collection of 11.5 million images at preferred rates. The new program was kicked off this week and it marks the beginning of a new series of collaborations and partnerships that will support Infinity authors in their publishing journey. Infinity Publishing and National Geographic Creative will work together to assist authors in their search for the perfect photograph for the cover of their book.
“By including a National Geographic Creative photograph on an author’s cover it conveys a certain originality and professionalism that is often difficult to find,” said Arthur Gutch, Chairman, Infinity Publishers Group.
The National Geographic Program is now being rolled out to Infinity authors who publish with Infinity or those that are seeking a publishing partner. Each author will be given the opportunity to search the National Geographic Creative’s photography online collection directly or to work with a sales representative to find the photograph that fits their criteria.
“National Geographic has one of the world’s richest archives of still and moving imagery, featuring the award-winning work of some of the world’s foremost photographers,” said Alice Keating, Vice President, Image and Video Sales for National Geographic Creative. “This new program will offer Infinity’s authors a simple way access some of the most exciting and unique photographs, and create a compelling backdrop for their editorial projects.”
Infinity Publishing revolutionized the category of self-publishing by providing “author-originated book publishing” services for authors. Infinity has worked with more than 5,000 authors who have collectively published more than 8,000 titles with the company.
National Geographic Creative (natgeocreative.com) inspires big ideas and brings them to life. The agency is a stand-alone resource within National Geographic providing professional content buyers a full suite of products and services that span all media platforms. The asset library includes Photography, Motion, and Talent that span 125 years and over 11.5 million assets.
With a mission to inspire, illuminate and teach, the National Geographic Society is one of the world’s largest nonprofit scientific and educational organizations. The member-supported Society, which believes in the power of science, exploration and storytelling to change the world, reaches over 600 million people each month through its media platforms, products and events. National Geographic has funded more than 11,000 research, conservation and exploration projects, and its education programs promote geographic literacy. For more information, visit www.nationalgeographic.com, and find us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, YouTube and Pinterest.
Founded in 1997, Infinity Publishing’s industry leading, author-originated book publishing model puts authors in control of the publishing process to carry out their vision for their books. Infinity’s authors retain all rights to their books, earn royalties paid monthly, and benefit from an extensive distribution network that is backed-up by Infinity’s liberal return policy for bookstores. The company’s on demand publishing and content solution was designed to support all authors with a story to tell, who have ever thought about writing a book, or who have been on an endless journey to find an agent or publisher. For more information, please go to www.infinitypublishing.com or visit us at Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin or our new AuthorStore.
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Infinity Publishing is proud to present this weeks Authors' Spotlight feature!
Each week we will feature our published titles of the week.
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