Hugh McGuire

Hugh McGuire
Founder/CEO, PressBooks / LibriVox / Iambik

Website | @hughmcguire

Hugh is the founder of PressBooks, an open source book publishing platform built on WordPress; founder of LibriVox.org, a publisher of free volunteer-read public domain audiobooks; and the co-editor with Brian O’Leary of “Book: A Futurist Manifesto.”

Sessions

9:30am Thursday, 10/08/2009
Location: Online
Moderated by: Joe Wikert
Hugh McGuire (PressBooks / LibriVox / Iambik ), Neelan Choksi (Lexcycle), Trip Adler (Scribd), Michael Tamblyn (Kobo), Joe Wikert (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
Is $9.99 the new "normal" for ebook pricing? Or is the sweet spot closer to $3.99, or $1.99, through the iTunes store? As the age of ebooks dawns, publishers are struggling to find pricing that works for their customers and their business models. It's a time of transition fraught with challenges and opportunities. Read more.