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Kinga Jentetics

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Kinga Jentetics is the CEO and co-founder of PublishDrive, the most intelligent ebook publishing platform powered by business intelligence. Kinga gained international experience in working at Zurich Financial Services in Switzerland, but she saw an opportunity in the publishing industry with her co-founders after publishing her master thesis in ebook version. Kinga applied her experiences about digital transition in the music industry to book publishing to let content reach its global audience in an intelligent way. PublishDrive’s goal to increase ebook sales globally with a simple to use interface powered by business intelligence to let publishers focus on their most important job: creating beautiful content. Kinga besides her passion to publishing is engaged in women entrepreneurship by encouraging young girls and women to make a difference. Kinga was selected to Next Generation Women leaders by McKinsey, 100 Female Founders by The Hundert mentioned on forbes.com and she was recently nominated for Forbes 30 under 30 Europe list.

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10
Nov

Authors Leaving Pronoun: How to Choose a Distributor

On November 6th, the Macmillan owned Pronoun announced that they are shutting down their services. Pronoun gave an author-focused service, inspiring competitors to innovate, and I believe their presence will be missed. This article is aiming to help former Pronoun authors (and others looking for a change) decide what to do in the information-overload that

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03
Mar

Pitfalls of Ebook Licensing Agreements

Signing a contract and finding the right deal could be difficult if you are a newcomer in the publishing industry. Retailers and aggregators aim to be as profitable as they can, this often resulting in publishers receiving disadvantageous financial or legal terms. And once you signed the agreement on a bad deal, there is no

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04
Jan

Amazon Ebook Market Share 2017 – is it big enough?

Amazon Ebook Market is not the only store for reaching your readers. (This article was updated on 25/10/17 with recent data.) When it comes to publishing an ebook, Amazon is the first thing many people think of. Obviously, Amazon is a dominant player in online book and ebook retailing. However, when it is about global

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07
Dec

The Ultimate Guide to Self-Publishing Costs

Self-publishing costs may grow over your budget if you do not plan ahead or you are not aware of the type of expenses. You may save costs if you have some extra skills or time to develop them on your own. Let’s see what self-publishing expenses you have to cover if you want to publish

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03
Jul

Negotiating techniques for publishers

If you do business in the publishing industry, you have to develop your own negotiating techniques. When you are doing online business with different partners such as editors, authors, designers, retailers, distributors, literary agents, you will shortly reach the status when you have to learn how to negotiate. In the publishing industry I have already

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27
Jun

PublishDrive demo ebook publishing

Check out our demo ebook publishing video, so you can see how PublishDrive works in realtime. If you like what you see, sign up and start increasing ebook sales by publishing over 400 stores in 100 countries!     Please follow and like us:0

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28
Jan

Ebook Pricing Strategy Guide – How to Do It Right

Ebook pricing can feel like a maze without any exits. Publishers may get lost, or just simply refuse any new business models or ebook pricing methods. I totally understand why. Because they feel threatened by new complicated ebook pricing models and they simply defend their nominal revenue share. But if publishers shortly calculate how much

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14
Jan

Ebook marketing and its secret sauce

If your ebooks are out in different stores, it is not a guarantee your readers can find them. Build your ebook marketing strategy and increase your sales. Book promotion is a competitive area and results may depend on many factors. But if you are trying out the followings, you may find what works the best

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18
Dec

IPG UK Quarterly Event by PublishDrive

Publishing industry is centered in London and New York where you can be in the vibe of the industry. PublishDrive had the awesome opportunity to get involved in the London publishing scene being a full member at Independent Publishers’ Guild UK. The IPG helps publishers to do better business and become part of a real community

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03
Dec

PublishDrive on Product Hunt

Upvote PublishDrive on Product Hunt and support small publishers and authors go global! PublishDrive is listed on Product Hunt selling books in the most intelligent way! Please follow and like us:0

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02
Dec

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 or conferences for startups. Everyone goes there for networking and hustling their companies. According to this logic Frankfurt Book Fair is the SXSW for book industry professionals in Europe. It is never a question whether you should attend Frankfurt Book Fair

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30
Nov

Earn more money with affiliate program @ PublishDrive!

We are happy to announce a new affiliate program for ebook publishing! We found that 30% of our current customers invite others to use our platform. We want to give you back for all of your effort and encourage you to spread the word about PublishDrive. That is why we have launched our affiliate program, where

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21
Aug

New market segment drives ebook sales globally

Publishers and authors are getting more independent and strong-minded about looking for new ways to distribute books globally. They are building sustainable business and managing digital innovation in favor of their long-term goals: finding new readers and increasing their sales globally through new intelligent solutions. But they may miss one selling point in their business: