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作者 Reiter, David P
書名 Your eBook Survival Kit
出版項 Brisbane : Interactive Publications, 2010
國際標準書號 9781921479960 (electronic bk.)
book jacket
版本 2nd ed
說明 1 online resource (129 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
附註 Prelims -- Cover -- Imprint -- Author's Note -- Contents -- Key Terms -- eMyths and eRealities -- 1. An eBook is an eBook is an eBook -- 2. One eBook Reader is much the same as another -- The Maxi End of Town -- The Micro End of Town -- 3. Once you create a pdf, do you have an eBook? -- First there was the Word -- Bye, bye pdfs? -- The Next Word -- 4. Is Conversion a religious experience? -- Key Formats -- Converting from Print to Digital formats -- Outsourcing -- Fine-tuning -- 5. Keeping it Real: Quality Control -- Quality control. Editorial. Design. Production. -- Concept -- First drafts and other reality checks -- Content and copy edits -- Proofreading -- Design proofing -- Uploading your file -- Online revisions -- The Pay-off -- 6. KISS and eBook Design -- eBook Readers Have a Mind of Their Own -- Font Choices, and Other Surprises -- An Ounce of Prevention -- Formatting Body Text -- Formatting Master Elements -- Tables of Content -- Graphics, Pictures and Tables -- Exporting for ePub -- Working with Sigil -- Testing in an Emulator or a Reader -- Handling Images in ePub -- And Then There Was Fixed Layout -- Striking a Match under Kindle -- Preparing the xhtml file in Dreamweaver -- Formatting Styles in Dreamweaver -- Where to once I have my ePub or xhtml file? -- iBooks Author -- 7. Does one size fit all? -- An Expert Should Have a Track Record -- Testimonials -- One-Stop Shops -- DIY as the Safest Option? -- 8. What about the cost? -- Pre-production Costs -- Conversion Costs -- Digital Distribution Costs -- Promotion Costs -- 9. Once You Publish an eBook, you just sit back and wait for the royalties to roll in, right? -- What works for physical and digital Books -- Special Techniques for Digital Titles -- Social Networking Techniques -- Word-of-mouth -- Research -- Ads -- Book Trailers -- Freebies -- 10. Contracts and other legalities
The Author as Content Creator -- Variable Royalties -- Contract Language -- Who Owns What in the Digital Version -- Territory Slippage -- Epilogue: Moving Forward -- About Dr David P Reiter
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Reiter, David P. Your eBook Survival Kit Brisbane : Interactive Publications,c2010
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