Join William Everhart for an in-depth discussion in this video Exploring self-publishing possibilities, part of Digital Publishing Fundamentals.
Once you've written your eBook, you need to distribute to your audience.…Careful consideration must be taken when selecting a distribution method.…Who is your target audience,…and where are they likely to shop for digital content?…Is one source enough or do you need to publish to multiple outlets?…Should you distribute the content yourself or leave it to the pros?…Answering these questions will help you decide exactly how you should go about…distributing your digital publications.…Currently there are three major channels for the distribution of…digital publications:…Apple's iBook store, Amazons Kindle bookstore, and Barnes & Noble's Nook Book store.…
In the iBook store, you want to register as an iTunes content provider.…You will receive credentials that identify you to iTunes.…Download the iTunes producer app and use it to packager EPUB, fixed layout EPUB,…or eBook app, and then submit it back to Apple.…Amazon offers kindle direct publishing, register as a new publisher to receive…your publishing credentials.…
- Is print dead?
- Understanding digital publishing terminology
- Comparing an EPUB to a fixed-layout EPUB
- Publishing with PDFs
- Understanding the benefits and shortcomings of ebook apps
- Working with InDesign, Word, and iBooks Author
- Understanding distribution options
- Selecting a publishing format
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Q: Where can I learn more about graphic design?
A: Discover more on this topic by visiting graphic design on lynda.com.
Creating a Fixed-Layout EPUBwith Anne-Marie Concepción3h 18m Intermediate
InDesign CS6: Interactive Documentswith Mike Rankin5h 11m Intermediate
InDesign CS6 to EPUB, Kindle, and iPadwith Anne-Marie Concepción7h 33m Intermediate
1. What Is Digital Publishing?
2. EPUB Explained
3. Fixed-Layout EPUB Explained
What is a fixed-layout EPUB?1m 22s
4. PDF Explained
5. ebook Apps
6. Digital Publishing Software
7. Digital Distribution
- Mark as unwatched
- Mark all as unwatched
Are you sure you want to mark all the videos in this course as unwatched?
This will not affect your course history, your reports, or your certificates of completion for this course.Cancel
Take notes with your new membership!
Type in the entry box, then click Enter to save your note.
1:30Press on any video thumbnail to jump immediately to the timecode shown.
Notes are saved with you account but can also be exported as plain text, MS Word, PDF, Google Doc, or Evernote.