Kinga Jentetics (62)

Kinga Jentetics is the CEO and founder of PublishDrive, the software-as-a-service platform for indie publishers that rewrites the rules of publishing. She made Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in Media in 2017 and was named one of the Top 100 European Female Founders by The Hundert. She was also nominated for the 2018 Digital Book World Awards (in a list that included Jeff Bezos). As an advocate of using new technologies such as blockchain and AI, Kinga is helping to shape the digital publishing landscape with PublishDrive by providing services from global ebook distribution to promotional tools and financial services tailored for indies. So that publishing will not be the privilege of a few but a resource for many.

How to Make a Print-Ready PDF for Your Book. An Easy Step-By-Step Guide

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Product Marketing Expert

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Executive Assistant

PublishDrive, the only SaaS self-publishing platform you need to publish, promote, and sell your…

Brand Communications Manager

PublishDrive, the only SaaS self-publishing platform you need to publish, promote, and sell your…

We’re Gonna Digitalize the Print Book Industry!

We have some exciting things to share. First, PublishDrive successfully closed Series A funding…

2021 Year in Review by PublishDrive

Kinga here, co-founder and CEO of PublishDrive. 2021 was a year of growth, for…

2021 Book Market Report by PublishDrive

Since the outbreak of the pandemic, digital has become the norm. In the book…

Recapping Frankfurt Book Fair 2021 

In this article, PublishDrive’s CEO and co-founder Kinga Jentetics recaps this year’s Frankfurt Book…

November 2020 Book Sales Update: Best Book Genres & More

Digital has dominated in 2020. In the United States, book establishments have decreased due…

PublishDrive Review For 2020: Digital Wave

In 2020, digital dominated the publishing world. From launching audio and print distribution to…

Christmas Book Publishing Tips For The Holiday Season

This holiday season is going to be a busy one for authors. 40% of…

October 2020 Book Sales Update: Best Book Genres & More

Digital books are in demand this year. Especially for those in traditional publishing, transitioning…

Book Reviews: An Author’s #1 Marketing Priority

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How to Self-Publish Audiobooks in Stores like Amazon in 2021

Digital publishing soars in 2020, and audio is the fastest growing segment. In the…

Top 5 Things To Do Before Book Publishing

Book publishing can feel like a maze, especially for indie authors. With different publishing…

Ultimate Marketing Plan for Authors in 2021

Whether you already published or not, you need a solid marketing plan. As an…

September 2020 Book Sales Update: Best Book Genres & More

We are paying close attention to the book market this year. Although there can…

Book Publishing Innovation in Q3 2020: PublishDrive’s New Features

For most businesses, innovation has taken a backseat in 2020 due to the effects…

August 2020 Book Market Update: Best Book Genres & More

We are paying close attention to the book market this year. Although there can…

Correct Manuscript Format & More By Pros

Before publishing, get your digital book corrected and polished within one to two business…

July 2020 Book Market Update: Best Book Genres & More

We are paying close attention to the book market this year. Although there can…

Bulk Import Ebooks for Publishing a Book: Updates

The Bulk Import feature in PublishDrive allows book publishers and authors to upload ebooks…

New Abacus Features: Royalty-Splitting Tool for Co-Authors

PublishDrive Abacus is the only service out there for efficiently splitting book royalties among…

June 2020 Book Market Update: Best Book Genres & More

Since the pandemic and numerous shutdowns worldwide, we are paying close attention to the…

May 2020 Book Market Update: Best Book Genres & More

Since the pandemic and numerous shutdowns worldwide, we started paying close attention to the…

Let’s chat! Webinar on How to Sell Books during COVID-19

If you’re a publisher, the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted your business like many sectors…

April 2020 Book Market Update: Best Genres & More During COVID-19

COVID-19 has affected communities of every size and function; from large institutions to small…

Most Popular Book Genres during COVID-19 [March 2020]

COVID-19 has affected communities of every size and function, including the book publishing industry.

PublishDrive’s Product Updates amid COVID-19

Everything is changing. What doesn’t change is our mission to help authors and publishers…

10 Rules for Money Management Indie Authors Should Follow

Money can sound like a boring or even taboo topic for artists and creatives.

5 Tips For How to Publish a Book (During A Pandemic)

As the pandemic cascades, we are experiencing unusual times with social distancing and other…

The Ultimate Guide To Successful Book Promotion

In this post, we’ll explain the five steps to a successful book promotion. Whether…

Publishing without limits: Distribute ebook, print, and audio with PublishDrive

When we first started PublishDrive, we made it our mission to make the publishing…

How to adjust to the new normal for the publishing industry

As the coronavirus has impacted governments, businesses, and individuals alike, every one of us…

How Print-On-Demand Works – Get The Best Service

Print-on-demand services are estimated to be $150 billion dollars by 2022 (Gen Z loves…

How To Publish An Audiobook

One in five people in the US listens to top audiobooks. That’s impressive, right?…

Publish Ebook, Print & Audio Under One Roof!

As pioneers in self-publishing, we’ve done it again. We’ve expanded PublishDrive’s capacity and added…

Import your Kobo Writing Life and D2D sales reports to PublishDrive Abacus

As you might know, PublishDrive’s royalty management and splitting service Abacus has been saving…

How to Publish on Apple Books in 2020

When it comes to online book sales, Amazon.com is the number one store. Now…

Top 5 tips for selling books online with PublishDrive

How to sell books online If you are an author or a publishing company,…

Self-publishing companies 2020 - Top 5 myths you get wrong

Self-publishing is a hot trend in the publishing industry. There are more tools to…

Effective Book Marketing: Price Promotions with PublishDrive

More than 1.6 million books were published in 2019 - it has never been…

IngramSpark POD royalties are now compatible with PD Abacus!

Since the release of Abacus, top independent publishers and authors like Michael Anderle…

PublishDrive’s Yearly Market Review 2019

The self-publishing market in 2019 showed that there has never been a better time…

Self-Publishing Market Review 2019

The self-publishing market in 2019 showed that there has never been a better time…

20Books Vegas 2019 Is a Wrap! Here's What You Missed...

The PublishDrive team is back from 20Books Vegas 2019, and we’re excited to tell…

10 Essential Tips to Become a Successful Co-Author

Whether you are a bestselling author with a large backlist or a debut author,…

The Top Writing Conferences You Don’t Want to Miss as an Indie Author or Publisher

Networking at conferences is an essential part of an author’s career. It allows you…

Top 3 Ways of Boosting Your Author Career Through Writing Conferences

You’ve probably heard that conferences are essential to your writing career development, but do…

The story behind subscription pricing of PublishDrive

Bradley Matrock from Score Publishing and Digital Book World asks Kinga Jentetics, CEO of…

Self-publishing books as a business: Become an author entrepreneur

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Writer’s Digest Annual Conference 2018 – Key Takeaways

Attending industry events (both writing and publishing conferences) is an important part of our…

6 Facts About Publishing on Google Play Books

Although ‘books’ are not the first thing that comes to mind when I hear…

Google Has Invested in PublishDrive Through its Launchpad Accelerator Program

PublishDrive is one of the inspiring group of startups that is going to Google…

Pitfalls of Ebook Licensing Agreements

Signing a contract and finding the right deal could be difficult if you are…

Coverage of London Book Fair 2017

Book fairs play a vital role in publishing and allow publishers, authors, industry professionals…

Amazon Ebooks Market Share 2019-2020

(This article was updated in March 2021 with recent data. Outdated links have been…

Sales analytics in PublishDrive

We have new, detailed sales analytics in PublishDrive! Our objective is to increase your…

Negotiating techniques for publishers

If you do business in the publishing industry, you have to develop your own…

PublishDrive CEO in panel about self-publishing at Frankfurt Book Fair 2015

Book fairs are the gathering points of book industry professionals such as investor events…

New market segment drives ebook sales globally

Publishers and authors are getting more independent and strong-minded about looking for new ways…