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Sep 01, 2011, 08:00 ET
The winning book of the 2011 Photography Book Now competition, "Gomorrah Girl" by Valerio Spada.  (PRNewsFoto/Blurb)

Italian Photographer Chosen as Grand Prize Winner in Blurb's Photography Book Now Competition

Valerio Spada, a professional photographer from Milan, Italy, won the $25,000 grand prize in Blurb's fourth annual Photography Book Now...

Aug 12, 2011, 09:00 ET
Blurb launches new customizable notebooks. For more information go to http://www.blurb.com/create/book/notebook.  (PRNewsFoto/Blurb)

Blurb Launches New Customizable Notebooks

Blurb, the global creative publishing platform today announced the launch of a new book type offering, the Notebook, helping customers easily...

Jul 28, 2011, 11:35 ET
Blurb Mobile's new Story Stream instantly shares your personal stories with friends. The application is also now available in an enhanced version for iPad.  (PRNewsFoto/Blurb(R))

Blurb Mobile's Story Stream Instantly Shares Your Personal Media Stories With Your Friends

Blurb, the global creative publishing platform today announced a significant social update to its popular iPhone application, Blurb Mobile....

Jul 19, 2011, 09:00 ET

Blurb Enables Instant Instagram Books

Blurb, the creative publishing and marketing platform, today announced a new and unique integration that enables Instagram users to quickly and...

Jun 21, 2011, 09:00 ET

Blurb Launches Bookmaking Plug-In for Adobe InDesign

Blurb, the creative publishing and marketing platform, today announced the release of their plug-in for Adobe® InDesign®. The plug-in,...

May 03, 2011, 06:00 ET

Blurb Launches Unique Premium Print Options Via New ProLine Offering

Today, Blurb, the global creative publishing platform, announces the launch of ProLine, a range of unique, premium print offerings that will appeal...

Apr 28, 2011, 06:00 ET

Blurb Launches Mobile Media Story App

Blurb, the global creative publishing platform today announced its new mobile publishing application, Blurb Mobile. Designed to enable easy and...

Apr 19, 2011, 06:00 ET

Photography Book Now Announces Call for Entries in Self-Published Photography Book Competition

The 2011 Photography Book Now competition is open for entries. Now in its fourth year and featuring a $25,000 grand prize, this...

Oct 28, 2010, 05:00 ET

Blurb® and World-Renowned Photographer Anne Geddes Partner to Offer Personalized My First Five Years Book

In a first-time collaboration, Blurb®, the creative publishing and marketing platform, today announced its association with acclaimed...

Oct 20, 2010, 09:20 ET

Blurb® Opens Blurb Pop-Up/NYC, an Experiential Pop-Up Space in SoHo

Blurb, the creative publishing and marketing platform, today announced it will open a pop-up store this month in New York's SoHo neighborhood....

Oct 19, 2010, 06:00 ET

Introducing Blurb Bookify™, An Online Bookmaking Tool for Streamlined Photo Book Projects

Blurb®, the creative publishing and marketing platform, today announced the release of Blurb Bookify™, an online bookmaking tool...

Sep 14, 2010, 09:00 ET

Judith Stenneken Awarded Photography Book Now $25,000 Grand Prize

Judith Stenneken, a professional photographer from Berlin, Germany, was awarded the $25,000 Grand Prize in the third annual Photography Book Now...

Aug 24, 2010, 09:15 ET
Inc. 5000 Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/Inc. 5000)

Blurb® Ranks No. 47 on the Inc. 500 List of Fastest Growing Companies

Blurb, the creative publishing and marketing platform, today announced the company was ranked No. 47 on the annual Inc. 500 list, an exclusive...

Aug 09, 2010, 09:00 ET

Mary Tillman's Book, Boots on the Ground By Dusk: Searching for Answers in the Death of Pat Tillman, Launches in Paperback with Explosive New Foreword

Blurb today announced the paperback release of Boots on the Ground By Dusk: Searching for Answers in the Death of Pat Tillman, a book by Mary...

Jul 30, 2010, 10:07 ET

Photography Book Now Opens People's Choice Voting

Photography Book Now today opened voting for the People's Choice Award. Anyone may visit the Photography Book Now Bookstore and vote for their...

Jun 24, 2010, 11:40 ET

Blurb to Publish Mary Tillman's Boots on the Ground By Dusk in Paperback

Blurb today announced it will publish in paperback Boots on the Ground by Dusk, the book by Mary Tillman with Narda Zacchino that shares the story...

Jun 08, 2010, 09:00 ET

Blurb Launches Blurb for Good

Blurb®, the creative publishing and marketing platform, today announced the launch of Blurb for Good, a platform that enables citizen...

Apr 22, 2010, 10:00 ET

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photojournalist and Denver Post Reporters Publish 'Ian Fisher: American Soldier' in a Blurb Book

Blurb®, the creative publishing and marketing platform, today announced the launch of "Ian Fisher: American Soldier" which features the 2010...

Apr 22, 2010, 09:00 ET

Blurb Launches Blurb BookShow(TM), Enabling Online Book Sharing

Blurb®, the creative publishing and marketing platform, today announced the launch of Blurb BookShow™, which enables authors to share...

Apr 14, 2010, 09:00 ET

Blurb Announces Print Partnership with Scribd

SAN FRANCISCO, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Blurb, the creative publishing and marketing platform, today announced a partnership with Scribd, the...