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Some More Tips to Make Your Ebook Look Great

20 Pro Tips to Prepare Your Ebook for Conversion

If you’ve read many books by DIY authors—and chances are you have—you might have stumbled across the occasional one full of formatting errors. It doesn’t give the best impression, does it? These mistakes detract from the flow of the book and are a certain route to one-star reviews. So how can...

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What Agents Should Know About Ebooks Made from PDFs

Agents, here’s what you should know about ebooks made from PDFs: they’re not perfect. Knowing this will put you in a better position to protect your authors’ work. While an ebook made from a PDF is almost certainly better than one made from a scan (OCR), don’t fall into the trap of...

Vellum Simplifies Ebook Conversion So Authors Can Focus On Their Craft

Authors who want to create their own digital books are often frustrated when converting their manuscripts into ebooks. A Seattle software company called 180g  has created a tool, Vellum, that handles the technical ins-and-outs of building EPUB, MOBI, and iBook files—simplifying ebook conversion and giving authors more time to focus on their...