Publishing E-Books for Dummies (Paperback)
|Author: Ali Luke|
From the Publisher:
eBooks For Dummieswill cover creating, selling and marketing e-books, both fiction and non-fiction. ?eBook? in this context would cover any digital text presented in downloadable form (primarily .pdf, .mobi and .epub) and sold online.
The book will include instructions on formatting and on selling the e-book once complete ? via Amazon, Smashwords and the reader's own website. The author will discuss marketing, and offer advice on blogging, social media and building an online platform. Key technologies covered would include Microsoft Word, Open Office, Calibre (conversion software), WordPress, e-junkie (shopping cart software), Facebook, Twitter and Goodreads.
There will also be coverage of the major e-reader devices that the reader should be aware of: the Kindle, Kobo, Sony Reader, Nook, and the iPad (and other tablets).