Blog

  • Build a Winning Social Media Strategy - Today!

    by Vook Contributor on

    Want to use Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn to connect with your customers, build your brand, and grow your profits? Of course you do! It's clear that a vibrant social media presence is essential to your company's success, but if you're ...

    Read more
  • Osama Bin Laden is Found - Inside a Vook!

    by Vook Contributor on

    ABC News and Vook have partnered up again to bring you Target: Bin Laden, a comprehensive video/text mash-up detailing Osama bin Laden's life - and gripping capture. Target Bin Laden: The Life and Death of Public Enemy Number One, by ...

    Read more
  • Books, "the greatest things ever".

    by Brad Inman on

    After a walk through Sausalito tonight, I stopped to examine the books in the window of our local bookshop, not many left around here. A quote from page 100 of Anthony Cronin's Yeats is Dead was posted on the window ...

    Read more
  • Books in the post-PC world

    by Brad Inman on

    Books are perfectly suited for the post-PC world. Tablets are a back-to-the-future experience reinventing a familiar and intimate media experience, they will revive reading and save the book.

    Read more
  • Vook Heads to Book Expo America

    by Vook Contributor on

    Greetings Vook Fans,

    I am really excited here in Vook New York City as I start gearing up for Digital Book 2011 and Book Expo America next week — the largest trade show in North America, which is guaranteed to be a great time. Don't be shy and make sure you stop by Kiosk 2311 in the Digital Zone to say “hi” and pick up some special download cards from me.

    Read more
  • Vook Facebook Giveaways

    by Vook Contributor on

    If you haven't already Liked us on Facebook, please make sure you also follow us there for exclusive giveaways.

    Read more
  • Vook on social media

    by Vook Contributor on

    I would like to take this moment to say thanks to all of the Vook fans who participated in our Twitter contest to increase our audience on Facebook during March. We doubled our Facebook presence and had a lot of fun in the process, including creating some great tabs filled with Vook content and giving away codes to some of our video guide apps.

    Read more
  • TextVooks Featured in iBookstore

    by Vook Contributor on

    We’re very excited that Apple is featuring our new TextVook series on the front page of the iBookstore. More than 50 TextVooks launched there this week, including 9 enhanced ebooks with our resident genius, Dr. Vook Ph.D. In celebration of this special promotion, we dropped the prices of our enhanced versions to just $2.99 and ebooks to .99 cents. Rumor has it that you can also download Psychology 101 and World War II for free. Just type TextVook in your iBookstore app to see how to get smart, quickly and become a genius like Dr. Vook, Ph.D.

    Read more
  • Transforming Your Brand

    by Vook Contributor on

    ABC, A&E, AMC, Bloomberg, Bravo, CNN, Comedy Central, Discovery Channel, Disney Channel, History, Lifetime, MTV, Oxygen, Turner Networks — these are all media companies that Robin Fisher-Roffer, author of “Reinventing Yourself: 10 Steps To Shifting Your Career Into High Gear," helped to shape into powerful brands.

    Read more
  • Exposing Prostate Cancer

    by Vook Contributor on

    One in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer, resulting in about 200,000 new cases during the next 12 months.

    Read more
  • Watch a Video from our new Civil War TextVook

    by Vook Contributor on

    One of our new arrivals on Friday in the iTunes App Store was the third animated TextVook from our second imprint, which we are very excited about. Check out a snippet below and download the full app. We'll have a ...

    Read more
  • TextVooks in the iBookstore

    by Vook Contributor on

    In addition to our TextVooks launching on the Nook and Kindle devices, we are also very happy to announce their arrival in the iBookstore. TextVook is the second imprint that has been launched by Vook, featuring animation sensation Dr. Vook, ...

    Read more
  • Vook Launches on Nook

    by Vook Contributor on

    Vook is very happy to announce its debut on the Nook platform over the weekend, where 11 TextVooks became live in the NOOKbooks store. The TextVooks mark the text-only arrival of e-books for Vook, featuring topics that span throughout history, such as the Civil War and Ancient Greece. The content was written by Charles River Editors, which features graduates of Harvard and MIT.

    Read more
  • Vook Does Deep Flow Yoga

    by Vook Contributor on

    Yoga and pilates expert David Moreno has trained world-class athletes, coached the 2004/2008 Olympics U.S. Men’s Swim Team and has been featured in a number of notable publications, such as LA Yoga Magazine. Now, he has brought his concept of Deep Flow Yoga to life in his new Vook series.

    Read more
  • Vook is hiring a Product Manager

    by Matthew Cavnar on

    Overview Vook is recruiting for an exceptional Product Manager to join our team. As the leader in the digital publishing arena, this presents a great opportunity for someone interested in getting in on the ground floor of a company focused ...

    Read more
  • Stefan Pinto Weighs In

    by Vook Contributor on

    Power players on Wall Street often project a larger than life image — but for Stefan Pinto, who was working on the Street as a programmer, a diet of white chocolate mochas and pizza lunches had made him physically larger ...

    Read more
  • Birdzilla Invades Vook

    by Vook Contributor on

    “Poor peabody, peabody, peabody.” “Who cooks for you? Who cooks for you-all?” “Tea-kettle, tea-kettle, tea-kettle.” [caption id="attachment_1718" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Sam Crow hard at work"][/caption] Sound like nonsense? Not to Sam Crow – author of Vooks “Birdwatching Essentials: Birdzilla” and “New ...

    Read more
  • Vook seeks Creative and User Experience Director

    by Matthew Cavnar on

    Overview Vook is recruiting for an exceptional Creative and User Experience Director to join our team. As the leader in the digital publishing arena, this presents a great opportunity for someone interested in getting in on the ground floor of ...

    Read more