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Glossary

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Targeted media list

A list of journalists or publications (in areas relating to the topic of a book) to be contacted with information or a press release about a book, so that they may refer to it in their writing or broadcasting.

Territory

Areas of the world where the publisher has the right to publish or license other overseas publishers to publish through foreign rights deals.

Trade discount

A reduction in price given to a customer in the same trade as the seller - for example, a publisher to another publisher or a publisher to a bookseller.

Trade paperback B format

A paperback that is of a higher production quality and a larger size than a mass market paperback edition.

Trim size

The final measurements of the page when it has been cut to size.

Tumblr

A blogging and social networking service that allows users to upload and share photos, links, music and videos.

Twitter

Social networking service that allows users to post messages of 140 characters on a feed that others can follow.

Typesetting

The process of putting type into the required size, style and arrangement on the page before printing.

Typography

Design and style of the typeface.