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Mar 30, 2010, 05:00 ET

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

Photography Book Now 2010 is now open for entries. Now in its third year, this international-juried competition, presented by Blurb, celebrates the...

Mar 12, 2010, 13:00 ET

Blurb Announces CMO and CFO Hires

Blurb, the creative publishing and marketing platform, today announced the addition of two senior executives to its management team. Jim Taschetta...

Feb 23, 2010, 09:00 ET

Blurb Drives More Than $45 Million in Revenue in 2009

Blurb, the creative publishing and marketing platform, today reported record growth in 2009 as consumers and creative professionals worldwide...

Oct 14, 2009, 09:00 ET

Entertainment Tonight Co-anchor Mark Steines Launches New Book: 'See the Light - A Passage to Sierra Leone'

In a first-time collaboration, Blurb®, the creative publishing and marketing platform, and Entertainment Tonight co-anchor Mark...

Oct 01, 2009, 18:00 ET

Blurb(R) Introduces New Flat-Rate Shipping Option

Blurb®, the creative publishing and marketing platform that enables anyone to design, publish, share and sell bookstore-quality...

Oct 01, 2009, 18:00 ET

Blurb(R) Introduces Blurb BookSmart(R) 2.5

Blurb®, the creative publishing and marketing platform that enables anyone to design, publish, share and sell bookstore-quality...

Sep 17, 2009, 18:00 ET

Blurb(R) Announces Call for Entries in Best Blurb Books Photography Book Contest

Blurb(R), the creative publishing platform that enables anyone to design, publish, market and sell professional-quality books, seeks entries...

Sep 10, 2009, 09:00 ET

Rafal Milach's 'Black Sea of Concrete' Awarded Photography.Book.Now $25,000 Grand Prize for Best Self-Published Photography Book

Rafal Milach, a professional photographer from Warsaw, Poland, was awarded the $25,000 Grand Prize, sponsored by Hewlett-Packard, in the...

Sep 04, 2009, 09:00 ET

Blurb(R) and Twestival to Publish Twestival Global Event Book Featuring Images and Stories From Events in 150+ Cities Worldwide

Blurb(R), the creative publishing platform that allows anyone to design, publish, market and sell bookstore-quality books, has partnered with...

Jul 24, 2009, 09:15 ET

Photography.Book.Now Opens People's Choice Voting

The Photography.Book.Now International Juried Competition today opened voting for the People's Choice Award. Anyone may now visit the...

Jun 24, 2009, 09:30 ET

Blurb(R) Introduces PDF to Book, Delivering New Levels of Creative Control

New PDF to Book workflow allows creative professionals to design books using the design program of their choice and upload directly to Blurb for...

Jun 16, 2009, 09:00 ET

Blurb(R) Salutes Creativity, Celebrates Ideas in 'Killed Ideas, Vol. 1' Limited Edition Hardcover Book

'Killed Ideas, Vol. 1' showcases 50 incredible creative marketing ideas that never saw the light of day Blurb(R), the creative publishing and...

Jun 02, 2009, 09:00 ET

Blurb(R) Introduces Blurb BookSmart(R) 2.0, New 12x12 Large Square Book Size

Upgraded software provides more control over book design process, elevates bookmaking experience for creative professionals Blurb(R), the creative...

May 29, 2009, 14:41 ET

Blurb Sponsors The Obama Time Capsule, a Book as Unique as the Events it Commemorates

Large format 200-page hardcover book enables readers to add themselves to the pages of history with personalized photos and text; available...

Apr 21, 2009, 09:00 ET

Photography.Book.Now Announces Prize Packages

B&H, Canon USA, CENTER, Hewlett Packard, Induro, Maine Media Workshops, Tenba, Virgin America, Wacom, and X-Rite are prize sponsors in second...

Apr 16, 2009, 09:00 ET

Photographer Larry Fink Teams With Blurb and Fotovision to Publish His Latest Book, 'Night at the Met'

Book launch event on April 24, at the U.C. Berkeley School of Journalism, will feature special edition books, signed prints Esteemed...

Apr 09, 2009, 09:00 ET

The DEAD Partner With Blurb(R) to Create Collectors' Edition Concert Books From Each Stop on the Band's 2009 Tour

Blurb introduces Personal Covers - fans can upload their own cover image for each DEAD concert book In an unprecedented collaboration between a...

Mar 27, 2009, 09:00 ET

Photography.Book.Now Announces Prestigious Panel of Jurors for 2009 Photography Book Competition

Hewlett-Packard will award $25,000 Grand Prize, leads distinguished group of sponsors The Photography.Book.Now International Juried Competition...

Mar 10, 2009, 09:00 ET

NPR'S The Kitchen Sisters Launch New Book: Hidden Kitchens Texas

Published via the Blurb publishing platform, book will debut at South by Southwest Interactive in Austin, Texas In a first-time collaboration,...

Mar 02, 2009, 09:00 ET

Photography.Book.Now Announces Call For Entries in Self-Published Photography Book Competition

Second Annual International Juried Competition Offers $25,000 Grand Prize The Photography.Book.Now International Juried Competition seeks...