Gavin Bell

Gavin Bell
Strategy Consultant,

Website | @zzgavin

Gavin designs web applications and social software for the Nature Publishing Group. Large scale web applications covering identity, on-demand media and social software have been the main focus of his work. Since the early 90s he has worked in academia, advertising, publishing and developed multimedia software. He is writing a forthcoming book on social web applications for O’Reilly Media Inc. He lives in London with his wife and two sons. He keeps track of the world on take one onion and you can keep track of him on were he generally avoids the third person.


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Working the long tail of sales is an excellent plan in these leaner times. The other pieces are falling into place, ebooks and on demand printing, but how can you find out what is happening inside the long tail. Social networks are an effective means of interacting with your community. This talk will explain the what, why, and how of creating a successful community and how to make better books. Read more.
  • Impelsys Inc.
  • Ingram Industries
  • oXygen XML Editor
  • Adobe Systems, Inc.
  • codeMantra
  • Connotate
  • DPCI
  • Innodata Isogen, Inc.
  • LibreDigital
  • Lulu
  • Malloy
  • Mark Logic
  • Media Services Group
  • Quark, Inc.
  • ReadHowYouWant
  • RSuite
  • Safari Books Online
  • Smashwords, Inc.
  • Sterling Commerce
  • Verso Digital

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