07 May

ICYMI: April Education Roundup

Take a look at some of the education sessions ABA hosted during the month of April.

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29 Apr
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Marketing Meetup Recap: How to Use More Effectively

Guest speakers shared tips about setting up a Bookshop page, explaining what the service is to customers, and more. 

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14 Apr

Sign Up for April 27 Marketing Meetup on

The session on optimizing your page will be led by Bookshop Partnerships Manager Sarah High.

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07 Apr

Marketing Meetup Added for April 27 to Look at

Join the Tuesday, April 27, Marketing Meetup at 3:00 p.m. ET to learn about optimizing your page. The session will be led by Bookshop Partnerships Manager Sarah High.

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17 Jun
Annual Meeting and Town Hall

Booksellers Comment on Diversity, Finances, Healthcare, and More at Town Hall

On Thursday, June 11, the American Booksellers Association hosted a virtual version of its Town Hall, where booksellers were invited to share their thoughts about the association and the book industry at large.

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01 Apr
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Booksellers Join Bookshop to Drive Online Sales Amidst COVID-19

Booksellers can join Bookshop as partners, which automatically receive 10 percent of the profit distribution pool from revenue generated by Bookshop, or as affiliates, where stores can earn up to 30 percent commission.

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05 Feb
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Bookshop: How to Become a Partner

As part of Bookshop’s partner program, 10 percent of sales on are allocated to an earnings pool that is evenly divided and distributed by check to participating partner stores every six months.

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24 Jan
Hundreds of booksellers seated in front of the ABA Board at the Winter Institute Town Hall

Wi15 Town Hall Addresses Bookseller Questions About Bookshop, ABACUS, Children’s Bookselling

ABA hosted a Town Hall meeting at Winter Institute on Thursday, January 23, and invited booksellers to share their comments, questions, and concerns about the association and the book industry at large with the ABA Board and staff.

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08 Jan
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ABA Board Announces Affinity Partnership With Bookshop

Online bookselling platform Bookshop will offer booksellers a preview at Winter Institute later this month and launch on January 28.

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20 Nov
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A Letter From Bookshop Founder Andy Hunter

“I hope that Bookshop can help strengthen the fragile ecosystem and margins around bookselling by providing an alternative to Amazon for socially conscious online book-buyers,” writes Hunter.

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04 Sep
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Online Bookstore to Benefit Indie Bookstores to Debut in January

Bookshop offers a simple, intuitive purchase process across platforms that eases the way for casual online book browsers to become indie customers.

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Independent bookstores act as community anchors; they serve a unique role in promoting the open exchange of ideas, enriching the cultural life of communities, and creating economically vibrant neighborhoods.


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