Publicity vs Publishing - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between publicity and publishing

is that publicity is advertising or other activity designed to rouse public interest in something while publishing is the industry of publishing, including the production and distribution of books, magazines, web sites, newspapers, etc.

As a verb publishing is

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publicity

Noun

(-)
  • Advertising or other activity designed to rouse public interest in something.
  • Public interest attracted in this way.
  • The condition of being the object of public attention.
  • Derived terms

    * publicity hound * publicity stunt

    publishing

    English

    Noun

  • The industry of publishing, including the production and distribution of books, magazines, web sites, newspapers, etc.
  • Something published; a publication.
  • * 2002 , Elizabeth Blades-Zeller, A Spectrum of Voices
  • I read as much as I can: Journal of Singing, the Journal of Research in Singing, and the publishings of the Voice Foundation.

    Derived terms

    * publishing house * publishing date * publishing firm

    Verb

    (head)