How often do we feel that we are pedaling in place or just treading water?

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Covers that Connect

Covers that Connect

By Rod Mebane, Starshine Galaxy Rod was MIPA’s scholarship participant at the 2014 IBPA Publication University (PubU), held in San Francisco last March. This is one of a series of reports that Rod is sharing with fellow MIPA members from his experience at the...

 ISBNs are how readers and buyers find your books.

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Meet IBPA Executive Director Angela Bole

By Marly Cornell, LightaLight Publications Editor’s note: This blog post was inspired by Marly’s fruitful experience at the IBPA Pub-U conference, “Discoverability: How to Reach Your Reader and Sell More Books,” in April 2013. Prior to becoming IBPA’s new executive...
The Latest on eBooks

The Latest on eBooks

By Marly Cornell, LightaLight Publications Editor’s note: This blog post was inspired by Marly’s fruitful experience at the IBPA Pub-U conference, “Discoverability: How to Reach Your Reader and Sell More Books,” in April 2013. Not surprisingly, the ebook was a topic...

One of the key advantages of being associated with the Independent Book Publishers Association — and its affiliate, MIPA — is the opportunity to interact with, network, and associate in a generous atmosphere of collegiality with others involved in similar endeavors.

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