A number of resources around publishing, publishing 2.0, digital or electronic publishing and the like. (If you notice something important is missing, please let me know. Thanks!)
Blogs and websites
Some of the best blogs about publishing 2.0.
- Publishing 2.0
A blog about how technology is transforming media, news, and journalism.
- Tools of Change for Publishing (TOC)
Run by the good folks at O’Reilly media, this is a must-read for all of you working in publishing.
Articles not to be missed
Occasionally an article pops up that changes the game. A few of those must-reads are collected here. Do read them, now.
- Clay Shirky: Newspapers and Thinking the Unthinkable
…in which NYU professor Clay Shirky questions if newspapers are really the only basis on which to do good journalism, and if newspapers are really going to survive just because we’d like to keep them around.
- Ryan Sholin: 10 obvious things about the future of newspapers you need to get through your head
Ryan Sholin, who also is the founder of Publishing 2.0 (see blog list above), dispels some myths particularly in the newspaper online business.
- 10 Things ePublishers Should Do for Readers
The title says it all. It’s a good, quick read.
- Brian Solis: 20 Rules of Engagement in Social Media
More about Social Media than publishing, but a good complimentary read.
- A Different Look at Community Management
Like the article by Brian Solis, this one is about community management. Lots of ideas to apply both in your clients and your internal stakeholder communication.
Some recommended tools or toolkits you might want to look into. Some of these I tried before, some I haven’t. Use at your own risk, and please let me know what worked for you!
For a number of recommended presentations about Social Media and online communities, please jump here.
Help complete this list!
What is missing here? Please let me know.