Velocity of Content

Velocity of Content


Latest Episodes

A Tale of Two Frankfurt Book Fairs
October 15, 2021

For Frankfurt Book Fair in 2021, programming stretches over two weeks and will be presented in two ways: online and at the Messe fairgrounds.

Fashion & IP: A Good Fit
October 10, 2021

Following fashion is essential to some and may seem silly to others, yet fashion brands are economic powerhouses and barometers of social change.

Supply Chain Worries for Holiday Book Sales
October 08, 2021

Supply chain issues facing the book business this holiday season and beyond were years in the making.

Licensing Comes to Podcasting
October 03, 2021

Producing podcasts has never have been more lucrative. For top-shelf creators, producers, distributors and platforms, podcasting may be an end in itself – or it can serve as a bridge to film, televisi

Ranks of Top Publishers in 2020 Announced
October 01, 2021

55 publishing groups with combined reported revenue for 2020 of nearly $68 billion are included in this year’s ranking. Total 2020 revenue is down about 6% from 2019, though a significant portion of t

Data Direction for Publishers
September 26, 2021

“You’re not only a book buyer, consumer, reader, or a consumer of other media. What we saw in our data was that those that were avid in books were avid across other media,” says Dr. Rachel Noorda,

Amazon & Big 5 Tell Judge: No Conspiracy Here
September 24, 2021

“The alleged conspiracy—in which the five largest American trade publishers are alleged to have banded together to give Amazon monopoly pricing power over e-books—fundamentally makes no sense.”

Paying for the News
September 19, 2021

In 2020, digital advertising spending worldwide amounted to US$378 billion -- with online platforms Google and Facebook together owning half the market or about $190 billion. For scale, the New York State budget in 2020 was $177 billion. Meanwhile, news

A Decade of Podcasting
September 17, 2021

CCC and PW are marking today the Tenth Anniversary of our weekly conversation together.

Best of VOC: Rights Management & ROI
September 12, 2021

Over the past two decades, technology has transformed rights management from back-office clerical function to strategic opportunity across many sectors of publishing.