Tag Archives: Design

We’re in full swing at Clerkenwell

As most of you know, we’ve set up shop this week at Clerkenwell Design Week, the UK’s leading independent design festival. Chatting with architects, designers, photographers and the like, we’ve found that our new print-on-demand magazine format and enhanced ebooks are of the utmost interest. A couple of bloggers spoke about their desire to spend [...]

Introducing “How to Make a Gorgeous Photo Book”

Not only can you give a book as a gift this holiday season, but you can also give the gift of bookmaking with How to Make a Gorgeous Photo Book, full of photography and book design advice from renowned photographers and professional designers. The book on its own can be ordered for $37.95, but we [...]

Meet Supermarket

Blurb recently got our design on at the AIGA Make | Think conference in Memphis. We had a booth, hosted a meet-up, and generally rocked Beale Street all week long. Our people had a great time, and we have a video we’ll post later this week to help bring the experience home. We met a [...]

Getting Your Grey Matter Around Front Matter

Nearly all books, whether they are photography, cookbooks, or text based, can be broken into three basic parts: Front Matter, Body, and Back Matter. Let’s take a minute and talk a bit about common book components to consider when creating your book. Our jurors reviewed hundreds of books submitted to the Photography.Book.Now competition and one [...]