Links of Interest: January 20, 2021

News Apple may launch a new subscription service that would charge people to listen to podcasts. Such a move represents a considerable threat to Amazon, Spotify, and others investing in digital audio. Recently, Apple launched Apple One, a subscription service that bundles together Apple Music, Apple TV+, Apple Arcade, iCloud, Apple News+, and Apple Fitness+. Read Chance … Read more

Advice and Resources for Book Promotion During Self-Isolation

Publicists and industry advocates offer tips for adjusting your approach to book marketing and promotion Until this spring, the crisis event that loomed large in the collective memory of authors—the one that curtailed the launch and sales of countless books—was 9/11. Now coronavirus promises to be the next event to subvert authors’ hopes and dreams … Read more