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Introducing Hudson Butchers (and their beautiful Blurb brochure)

Hudson Butchers, a Calgary-based fine foods and natural meats shop, wanted to promote their start up with a printed brochure without dealing with a huge print run or incurring high costs, so they turned to Blurb. We were so impressed with the results that we caught up with founder Bao Nhan to see what she [...]

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2012: The Year of Personalized Gifts?

Recently, we asked Lab 42, a market research firm, to survey 1,000 social media users about their gift-giving plans for this holiday season. Here’s what they found out: And that’s not all we learned from this survey. First of all, as you probably already know, shopping for presents isn’t always particularly easy, and it gets [...]

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Book of the Week: NYC Costume Trip

A group of friends go to New York for six days. Sure, nothing strange there. But they agree that for this trip they’ll wear costumes. Only costumes. On the plane, getting a sandwich, playing chess in the park. This is the basis for NYC Costume Trip, a book we like to pull out around this time [...]

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Using enhanced ebooks for education: An interview with Jerry Courvoisier

Jerry Courvoisier has a genuine love for photography and for education. He teaches photographers to use Adobe Photoshop Lightroom in person, through books, and via online workshops. And thanks to Blurb’s enhanced ebooks, he has another way to share his Lightroom knowledge: through the iBooks app on the Apple iPad. Jerry’s ebook, Learn Lightroom, combines [...]

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