Join William Everhart for an in-depth discussion in this video Who is an ebook for?, part of Digital Publishing Fundamentals.
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EBook apps are generally used for any publication that has multiple issues, like…a magazine or newspaper.…That is not to say that an eBook app would not suit a single-issue publication.…These publications could certainly benefit from the advanced interactive…features and rich media content that eBooks are famous for.…Let's take a look at the list of candidates for whom the EPUB app is a good choice.…As I mentioned earlier, digital magazines and newspapers are prime examples of eBook apps.…You will also find many children's books and cookbooks using this format.…
Promotional materials like product brochures that contain a lot of content could…certainly benefit from the features of the eBook format.…Currently, textbook publishers are offering eBook apps along with the printed versions.…The interactive features, rich media support, accessible text, and annotations,……along with chapter reviews make an eBook app the obvious choice for textbooks.…Perhaps, on a smaller scale, self- help books too can benefit from the…
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- 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