Assignment 3: Distributive Publishing for NMN 2013

Collection by Teresa Sturgess


Digital network media has radically changed the relationship between publishing institutions and society. This board is comprised of PINs that support my argument. Please read my full post on the class blog (first PIN below). Or visit

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Amanda Hocking - She's was broke, and in desperation made millions in self-publishing. I read her books when she first published, she's pretty good. Fiction Writing, Writing Advice, Writing Help, Writing A Book, Writing Resources, Writing Ideas, Writing Lessons, Writing Workshop, Career Advice

Amanda Hocking, the writer who made millions by self-publishing online

A couple of years ago, Amanda Hocking needed to raise a few hundred dollars so, in desperation, made her unpublished novel available on the Kindle. She has since sold over 1.5m books and, in the process, changed publishing forever

Great tool to use in planning lessons. Blooms Taxonomy with Technology ideas! Each level has a website or technology you can use that helps with that level. This whole website has amazing tips for using technology in the classroom. Teaching Technology, Educational Technology, Technology Tools, Technology Integration, Technology Websites, Digital Technology, Tech Websites, Awesome Websites, Educational News

New Media Narratives :: Writing and Publishing in a Developing Field

This is the Class Blog for a graduate course in New Media Narratives: Writing and Publishing in a Developing Field. Please enjoy reading my Assignment 3 blog post at its source. My Assignment embeds the pins on this board and defends that digital network media has radically changed the relationship between publishing institutions and society.

Sean Fine, from left, Inocente Izucar and Andrea Nix Fine accept the award for best documentary short for "Inocente" during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday Feb. in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) The Way Movie, Oscar Wins, Art Therapy, Therapy Ideas, Sharing Economy, Best Documentaries, Toronto Star, Expressive Art

How ‘crowdfunding’ is changing the way movies are funded: Geist

The emergence of crowdfunding points to the power of the Internet as an important source of financial support for independent creators.

John and Hank Green Sell Out Carnegie Hall Hank Green, John Green, Brain Teaser Games, Carnegie Hall, O Reilly, The Brethren, Charity, Fun Facts, Brother

John and Hank Green Sell Out Carnegie Hall

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on

TOC Tim O'Reilly, "Some Reasons for Optimism" My favorite part of this video (which I LOVED all the way around) is how he ends. He says if you want to succeed in the publishing industry (or any industry really), "Work on stuff that matters. Becoming A Writer, Book Writing Tips, O Reilly, Writers Write, Fiction Writing, Self Publishing, My Favorite Part, Optimism, Creative Writing

TOC 2013, Tim O'Reilly, "Some Reasons for Optimism"

TOC 2013, Tim O'Reilly, "Some Reasons for Optimism"

Newly Discovered 'Plastic Island' Shows Global Epidemic Wors. - News Network ~ 'Even if everyone stopped putting garbage in the ocean today, giant garbage patches would continue to grow for hundreds of years. Garbage In The Ocean, Great Pacific Garbage Patch, Animal Crafts For Kids, Animals For Kids, Animal Sketches, Animal Drawings, Marine Debris, Plastic Pollution, Network For Good

The Spot.Us crowdfunded news story, Dissecting the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, was published by The New York Times.

John and Hank Green Bring Their Show to Carnegie Hall Hank Green, John Green, Carnegie Hall, The Brethren, Ny Times, Brother, Bring It On, Books, Star

John Green, a very transliterate best-selling novelist and his brother Hank, sell out Carnegie Hall. Tim O’Reilly uses the brothers as an example of the "rising cross-media star "that can engage audiences through a variety of mediums. Tim O'Reilly says transliteracy skills will be the backbone of the publishing industry.

Self-publishing is morphing and growing to encompass new digital platforms. Self Publishing, Ny Times, The Outsiders, Relationship, Technology, Digital, Reading, School, Platforms

Self-publishing is morphing and growing to encompass new digital platforms.

TORONTO - Every day, the average Canadian Internet user spends about an hour watching 10 videos online, according to new numbers from measurement firm comScore.Once again, comScore named Canadians as. New Number, Watch, Videos, Day, Instagram, Clock, Video Clip, Wrist Watches

Research by comScore reveals Canadians spend 2nd largest time online in the world, watch 10 videos a day, and in one year grew Tumblr by 96%, Instagram by 792% and Pinterest over 900%.

Breaking News Stories from US and Around the World Bell Image, Rob Thomas, Veronica Mars, Weird News, Kristen Bell, Local News, Warner Bros, Pop Culture, Indie


Get the latest news and follow the coverage of breaking news events, local news, weird news, national and global politics, and more from the world's top trusted media outlets.

‘Inocente’ makes history as first Kickstarter-funded film to win Oscar. This exciting news shows the power of crowdsourcing websites, and just how a big of an influence we can all have on a project’s creation. Oscar 2013, Best Documentaries, Academy Award Winners, Flamboyant, Film School, Coming Of Age, Where The Heart Is, Film Movie, 15 Years

Inocente: Homeless. Creative. Unstoppable

Inocente Filmmaking Team is raising funds for Inocente: Homeless. Creative. Unstoppable on Kickstarter! The inspiring story of a 15-year-old homeless and undocumented girl in CA who refuses to give up her dream of being an artist