Some projections for ebook revenue over the next 5 years are promising for publishers. In the Gilbane Group’s “Blueprint for Book Publishing Transformation” respondents indicated that the majority of ebook revenue book publishers currently see is less than 5% of gross revenues. In contrast, expected revenue from ebook efforts in 5 years’ time runs high, with the majority of book publishers expecting 15% or higher of gross revenues to come from ebooks:
The big picture for book publishers is very positive. Revenues are growing. Readers are excited by the new devices and are demonstrating their excitement in fast-growing device and ebook sales.
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