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Smashwords Style Guide
By Mark Coker
Series: Smashwords Guides, Book 1 · Smashwords Style Guide Translations. Price: Free! Words: 27,680. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2008. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
0.75 star(4.69 from 252 reviews)
The Smashwords Style Guide has helped thousands of authors produce and publish high-quality ebooks. This free guide offers simple step-by-step instructions to create, format and publish an ebook. It's required reading for any author who wants to distribute their book via Smashwords to major ebook retailers such as the Apple iBooks, Barnes & Noble, Sony, Kobo and Diesel. Revised December 10, 2013
TrendSiters - Digital Content and Web Technologies
By Sam Vaknin
Price: Free! Words: 179,860. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » ebook readers
Essays dedicated to the new media, doing business on the web, digital content, its creation and distribution, e-publishing, e-books, digital reference, DRM technology, and other related issues.
De Smashwords Stijlgids
By Mark Coker
Series: Smashwords Style Guide Translations. Price: Free! Words: 24,090. Language: Dutch. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
De Smashwords Stijlgids heeft duizenden schrijvers geholpen bij het produceren en publiceren van hoge kwaliteit eboeken. Deze gratis gids biedt eenvoudige stap-voor-stap instructies om eboeken te creëren, opmaken en publiceren. Het is verplicht leesvoer voor elke schrijver die een boek via Smashwords wil distribueren naar de grote eboek verkopers zoals de Apple iBookstore, Sony, B&N en anderen
Create an EBook With Pages and Keynote
By Alberto Pian
Price: Free! Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
The book teaches how to produce, using Pages and Keynote (Apple's iWoks), an electronic book and shows the best layout, rich of interactive content and multimedia, using ePub standard for devices such as iPod / iPhone / iPad. Alberto Pian is Apple Distinghuised Educator and Apple Professional Development.
Guide des Styles Smashwords
By Mark Coker
Series: Smashwords Style Guide Translations. Price: Free! Words: 25,530. Language: French. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
Le Guide des Styles Smashwords a permis à des milliers d'auteurs de produire et de publier des livres numériques de haute qualité. Ce guide vous explique, étape par étape, de manière simple et astucieuse, comment créer et formater un livre électronique. Pour tous les auteurs qui souhaitent que leurs livres soient distribués via Smashwords, par les principaux diffuseurs.
Steal this e-Book!
By Danny O. Snow
You set the price! Words: 16,410. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
This is an irreverent collection of articles and letters about electronic publishing by Danny O. Snow, with additional contributions by Richard Eoin Nash, Dan Poynter, Wade Roush and Glenn Sanders. It traces the evolution of e-Books in “ancient times,” 1999 to 2002. Additional information is available at www.u-publish.com/stealme
Practical Steps for Uploading an E-Book to KDP/Kindle
By K. M. Moody
Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
This e-booklet is designed to help folks who want to e-publish on Kindle and already have a completed book that has been correctly formatted in Microsoft Word (images included). This isn't an extensive tome about the nuts and bolts of e-publishing. Several good books already available cover that topic. This is simply a short tutorial for uploading your e-book to KDP/Kindle from Microsoft Word.
Writing eBooks for the iPad
By Ted Padova
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
A short book on how to create ePub books and add them to the iBookstore for the Apple iPad
Mythconceptions: A reality check on e-Books from the publisher’s POV
By Danny O. Snow
You set the price! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
Written as a research brief for The Society for New Communications Research (SNCR.org), this report debunks some of the more prevalent myths about e-Books under current market conditions and technological realities in late 2009, without denying that the time has definitely come for book publishers to take e-Books seriously.
Join the ePublishing Gold Rush: Why ANYONE can make money selling eBooks by Publishing an eBook for FREE on Apple’s iBookstore, Amazon’s Kindle & Barnes & Noble’s Nook
By Pat Mixon
Price: Free! Words: 39,770. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
(4.00 from 1 review)
If you’ve always wanted to write a book & get it published, learn why Everyone is a “Content Producer” & can sell their knowledge or information in this New Digital World Bestselling eBook Author Shares Proven Simple Steps, Shortcuts & Insider’s Secrets to Make Your eBook Dreams a Reality Are you ready to join in on this boom?
Seven Deadly Mistakes To Avoid When Making An eBook
By Molly Rider
Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(2.00 from 1 review)
Would you like to be seen as an expert in your field? An ebook is an incredible tool for building your business. It can easily improve your business's bottom line and sustainability. Here I will share seven key mistakes to avoid when making an ebook. Avoiding these costly mistakes now, will save you time and money later. And, if you are anything like me, you don't have either to waste!
Communications for ICT: The Essential Guide
By David Tuffley
Price: $13.95 USD. Words: 42,170. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
Communications for ICT is an essential guide to technical communication for IT professionals. Whether you want to become a Technical Writer, or simply an IT professional who wants to become better at doing documentation (and that can boost your career), this handy guide is for you. It was written as a text book for a first year University course for IT students.
Format Your eBook the Free and Easy Way
By J. Gunnar Grey
Price: Free! Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012 by Dingbat Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(3.00 from 1 review)
Now updated for Smashwords formatting and external links--the ebook formatting manual that’s produced a hundred polished winners on sales sites around the world!
Publishing at the Tipping Point: a 2009 research brief for SNCR.org
By Danny O. Snow
You set the price! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
A convergence of factors is pushing the publishing industry to a tipping point in 2009. Unlike past “watershed” years, this one is not just wishful thinking. The changes we are seeing now are real and lasting. As a result, some publishers (and related businesses) may not survive — but the book world as a whole will emerge leaner, meaner, greener, and more egalitarian than before.
How to Make, Market and Sell Ebooks - All for Free
By Jason Matthews
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 49,100. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Everything for self-publishing. Save time, money, energy and sell ebooks. Like ten books in one, the only source for what you need to succeed. Updated for 2014.
Opportunities in the App Economy
By MediaAgility LLC
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
Apps are no more a geeky stuff, but these bite-size pieces of software have started mattering for businesses like anything. The apps ecosystem has leapfrogged incredibly, from almost nowhere a couple of years back to a multi-billion dollar industry today, with the trend is not apparently settling down in the foreseeable future.
Argumente für Dynamic Publishing
By Pg Bartlett
Price: Free! Words: 6,230. Language: German. Published: November 17, 2010 by Digipub Press. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
Wachsende Anforderungen an das Publishing bei sprunghaft ansteigenden Kosten. In diesem eBook erfahren Sie, wie man diese Herausforderung erfolgreich meistert.
The Case for Dynamic Publishing
By Pg Bartlett
Price: Free! Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011 by Digipub Press. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
The automation of dynamic publishing not only streamlines the process and improves productivity and costs, it also lets you spend more time creating and improving your information and less time producing it. Improvements to your information quality can have significant impact on your ability to satisfy and even delight your audience.
Formatting eBooks with Open Office Writer
By Dr. Kerry R. Bunn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
0.75 star(4.78 from 9 reviews)
This guide is designed for formatting eBooks using Open Office Writer version 3.0 and greater. The basic principles in this guide should work equally well with any word processor. These step-by-step instructions are easy to follow and help authors correctly format their documents in eBook format.
Open Office: Through The Meatgrinder
By W.E. Powelson
Price: Free! Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
This (short) 4-chapter, 100% FREE e-book will quickly walk you through the e-book formatting process, saving time and money. Free template downloads shave hours off the formatting process and learning curve. Use practically any word processor worth its salt, (Macs too). This little e-book will walk you through the entire formatting process. Finish formatting by the end of chapter 2. 100% free!