Author Archives: Jack
There was a lot of talk online after Kickstarter released that Less Than 32% of Kickstarter Publishing Projects Get Funded. In reality, it seems to me that an author might have far better chances at 32% going to Kickstarter as … Continue reading
A pretty cool chart! Via Teach.com and USC Rossier Online
My new favorite video. Talk at work about this was very entertaining.
An interesting post by Alexis Madrigal, a senior editor at The Atlantic. As he aptly points out, “In 1957, not even a quarter of Americans were reading a book or novel. By 2005, that number had shot up to 47 … Continue reading
How is the entire movie available for free on YouTube? But better yet, a fun history of fonts that is not an hour and a half long. Or if you do have time watch the movie and read Just My … Continue reading
by borisbenko. Browse more data visualizations.
Late to the game for a books guy, but found this seriously enjoyable.
In an interview with Talking Points Memo, Co-Founder Yancey Strickler said that Kickstarter might actually crowdsource fund $150 million in 2012, which is $4 million more than the National Endowment for the Arts’ 2012 operating budget of $146 million. “Our … Continue reading