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The BookSmarts Podcast, with Joshua Tallent

Get smarter about your books! The BookSmarts podcast features discussions about publishing data and technologies and interviews with industry experts, deep thinkers, and doers, bringing you insights that will help you sell more books. Joshua Tallent is an acclaimed teacher and guide on the role of data in publishing, and a vocal advocate for high quality book metadata. In his spare time, Joshua enjoys playing complex board games, playing Minecraft, and fiddling with his 3D printer.

Tracks

Episode 26: Pete Larson on the Current Supply Chain Situation 26:30 05/26/2022
Episode 25: BISG - Future Proofing Your Workflow 28:00 05/18/2022
Episode 24: Cory Verner on the Growth of Audiobooks 23:44 03/23/2022
Episode 23: Mark Herschberg How Books Might Escape the Page 21:17 03/02/2022
Episode 22: George Slowik, Jr. on the 150th Anniversary of Publishers Weekly 23:34 02/09/2022
Episode 21: Thad McIlroy on Metadata Quality, the Backlist, and more 22:53 01/24/2022
Episode 20: Todd Sattersten on The Magic Number 26:35 01/12/2022
Episode 19: Scott Miller on Publishing at FranklinCovey 25:08 12/07/2021
Episode 18: Robin Whitten on Audiobook Demographics and Quality 22:29 11/23/2021
Episode 17: Fran Toolan on Cybersecurity 19:04 11/10/2021
Episode 16: Nick Espinosa on Cybersecurity 20:31 10/27/2021
Episode 15: Updates on Keywords and Reviews 10:21 10/15/2021
Episode 14: Mary McAveney on Book Discovery 23:57 09/29/2021
Episode 13: Alessandra Torre on Indie Author Strategies that Publishers Can Use 22:11 09/15/2021
Episode 12: Michael Cader on Challenges and Opportunities in Publishing 17:36 08/31/2021
Episode 11: Recent Kindle Changes: A+ Pages and the Death of the MOBI Format 25:21 08/18/2021
Episode 10: The Need for Standards 16:38 07/21/2021
Episode 9: Erik Nelson on Branding and Marketing 25:52 07/07/2021
Episode 8: Everything You Wanted to Know About Keywords 26:29 06/23/2021
Episode 7: Andy Hunter on the Role of Independent Bookstores and the Need for Innovation 28:51 06/09/2021
Episode 6: Clay Tablets and Metadata Overwriting 19:14 05/26/2021
Episode 5: Ian Lamont on Advertising and Direct-to-Consumer Sales 25:48 05/12/2021
Episode 4: Drs. Rachel Noorda and Kathi Inman Berens on Book Discovery 22:05 04/28/2021
Episode 3: Guy LeCharles Gonzalez on Being Data-Informed 25:15 04/14/2021
Episode 2: Brian O'Leary on the Future of Publishing 21:51 03/31/2021
Episode 1: Publishers Are in a Moneyball Situation 20:51 03/15/2021
Episode 0: Introduction to the BookSmarts Podcast 07:18 03/12/2021