Time to get writing your Ebooks!!
http://money.cnn.com/2011/04/15/technol … p;hpt=Sbin
With the explosion recently of the Kindles and the Nooks and the iPads, it's no wonder. And the markup % on those files is absolutely ridiculous and saves on publishing costs and many other start-up problems for the author / publisher.
I haven't personally been in the market, but I know a few who are and they're dedicated.
a major paper bookstore has gone broke in Australia.
What's involved with ebooks? What kind of software? Can it be a very small book? Sell on own website?
Since Ebooks are sold as down-loadable and not indexed on the net, you can use some of your hubs, blog post and/or website articles for the bulk of your content.
I'm going to gather up my best Disney tips, Orlando vacation information and stuff and make several E-books out of them.
When I have time,,,,,
The most hubs I have on one topic is on the Impressionist artists. The main part is the pictures which I won't be able to add. Maybe I could just post the biographies but I don't know how much interest that would generate.
But...I do have some about cats on Triond...hmmm. Since I am now unemployed I have to time to do something about that...I want to avoid getting hooked on the Young and Restless again...
Very interesting, I like the feel of actually having a book in my hands, but at the same time, you can easily carry a whole library of books on an iPhone or iPad.
Thanks for sharing this information about e-books. It will be interesting to see how the publishing industry changes over the next decade.
by Adele Cosgrove-Bray 8 years ago
Ebooks are changing the publishing industry. They're also changing the way in which people access books. For the first time, ebooks are apparently outselling paperbacks; and as the price of ereaders continues to drop, it seems likely that this trend will continue.Will trade paperbacks...
by taw2012 8 years ago
Hi people,Many of us want to get our works published. We spend a lot of time, do hard work and complete the work. Now we want to get it published. Ho to do it? Share your knowledge and experiences...
by Dani Alicia 8 years ago
If there are any professional, published authors here on hubpages (and I'm sure there are tons of you guys) I was wondering if someone could tell me if self-publishing is good or bad, and maybe give a couple of pros and cons. It would be my first book.
by Abby Slutsky 12 days ago
Hi,Hopefully this is okay to post and someone is knowledgeable to assist. I know some of you have published on Kindle. I was wondering if anyone has used someone on Fiverr that they were happy with for formatting and posting their book. Please email me if you are willing to share a recommendation...
by Elsie Nelson 7 years ago
I am curious what kind of experience e-book authors have had. I am at a crossroads right now and am trying to make some decisions about where to focus my writing. I could focus more on HP or I could do the e-book gig and see what happens. What kind of experiences have people had...
by Isabella Mukanda 8 years ago
I am considering publishing an Ebook but wonder if it is such a good idea.
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