January 2007 • Nxtbook Media

NXTBOOK MEDIA REPORTS RECORD GROWTH

Lancaster, PA — January 5, 2007 Lancaster, PA-based digital publisher Nxtbook Media has reported record sales and traffic for the year ending 2006. Sales for the year were 254% over the company’s 2005 figures, and the number of Nxtbooks opened by readers...

2007 Predictions

Along with others, Stowe Boyd has posted his “Predictions for 2007.” First on the list: Social Tools — The social angle for web 2.0 apps (focused on the individual, not the group) will become the dominant groove of all successful web apps. A...

When is a Blog Not a Blog?

Or – more to the point – should publishers be concerned about opening up the highways for two-way conversation. It’s a fair question and the always quotable Scott Karp has posted a great article on the Great Comment Debate. While Scott (and us) tend...

You’re Gonna Need a Bigger Bandwith

Our post regarding the use of rich media inside a digital edition generated a healthy amount of debate on our blog last month. We believe it’s important. Others, not so much. But why is video getting big online and why will it get bigger? This short video...