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The industry has a turnover of £6bn and directly employs 29,000 people in the UK. It is the largest exporter of books in the world, with income from exports accounting for almost 60% of revenues.
UK publishing’s economic and cultural contribution is vast and it is rightly regarded as the best in the world.
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#LoveAudio returns for a fourth year and will run from Monday 21 to Friday 25 September 2020.
The week-long digital celebration of audiobooks is designed to showcase the accessibility, innovation, and creativity of the format. #LoveAudio will involve audio publishers across the UK joining forces to raise the profile of audiobook publishing amongst the publishing industry, early career professionals, and jobseekers.
2019 was UK publishing’s best year ever with total publishing sales reaching £6.3bn and growth across every sector.
In the third year of their ongoing partnership, the Northern Fiction Alliance and Publishers Association are joining forces for a series of online workshops designed to upskill and inspire small publishers. The three workshops will cover how to break into the audiobook market (23 September), maximise title visibility online (1 October), and hire a Publishing…
Learn how to break into the audiobook market with audiobook publisher, Dominic Gribben.
Learn how to make the most of your metadata to increase sales and website traffic with publishing experts Supadu.
Bring fresh talent into your workforce with the only apprenticeship designed for the publishing industry.