An Affordable Ebook About Writing And Publishing Ebooks And Digitally Printed Books [NOOK Book]

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An Affordable Ebook About Writing And Publishing Ebooks And Digitally Printed Books

According to John Franklin

Table of Contents
Approximately 72,900 words -- 276 pages

According to…

Breaking ebook news…

Greedy Publishers

Overused Library Ebooks Expire

$2 Million+ Ebook Author Deal

Ebook or ebook—but not e-book

Part One:
The Need to Communicate

Early Warning Signs

The Dawn of History

Marks and Scratches

Cloistered Writings

Moveable Letterpress Type

Offset Printing Offs Letterpress

Part Two:
The Dawn of the Digital Age

Dazzling Digital—the equalizer

Circumventing the Triad

Part Three:
The Enterprising Ebook

Electrified Ereaders

Promoting Directly to Readers

Greater Profits for Authors

Changing the Balance of Power

Zapping the Publishing Industry

Bouncing the World

Ebooks and Ereader Sales

Ebook Sales Surpass Pbooks

Part Four:
The New Math of Ebooks

From Rocks to Digital Electrons

Ebook Economics

Publishing Economics in Chaos

Daring Digital Explorations

Small Press Publishing

The Chain Stores Cometh

The Mighty Amazon Flows Forth

“Self-publishing” Myths

Selecting a Digital Publisher

Which Version Comes First

Going Direct to the Consumer
Part Five:
Content is Omnipotent

Spinning Words into Gold

But is it good enough???

Creating Content for Publication

Ebook Formatting Hints

Writers Create Content

The Best Your Content Can Be

Scams Jeopardizing Content

Part Six:
Publishing Content

Before Signing with a Publisher

The Conversion Process

Only Releasing an Ebook

Easy to do and Cost-effective

Control over Content

Easy to do and Cost-effective

Fair Pricing and Higher Royalties

Fair is Fair

Hassle Free

No Waiting—Instant Gratification

Content Legal Concerns

Part Seven:
Content, Numbers and Cash

The Worth of Your Words


Numbers Indentifying Sellers

Setup Fees—Breakeven Points

No Setup Fee for Ebooks

Part Eight:
Book Marketing 101
Plans, Programs, Services

Book Marketing Plans

Unprecedented Sales Tracks

Timely Pitches and Launches

Fading Programmable Results

Superior Selling Services

Book Dedicated Websites

Bonus Chapter
Basic eBook Formatting Guidelines

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012304681
  • Publisher: CREATUS
  • Publication date: 6/15/2011
  • Series: Ebooks About Ebooks, #1
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 288 KB

Meet the Author

John Franklin (aka John F. Harnish) is the pen name of a rather infamous author with more than a dozen popular books to his credit and numerous magazine pieces. He has been a regular freelance contributor of articulate nonfiction articles and compelling feature stories that have been published in a variety of monthly magazines and ezines. John’s unique storytelling style is often referred to as unexpected springboards of laugh-out-loud humor, blended with enhanced perspectives on real life’s dilemmas ripe for twists and turns frequently found only in mysteries, colored with insightful realism from a wide range of experience. Regardless of the topic, folks are certain to find Franklin’s stories to be an enjoyable, humorous, and an informative read.
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