R3 - E-Profit 101: A Publisher’s Guide to E-Book Production

Type: Seminar
Date: 10/07/12 10:30 AM CT - 10/07/12 12:00 PM CT
Location: Chicago, IL United States
Web site: http://graph12.mapyourshow.com/5_0/sessions/sessiondetails.cfm?ScheduledSessionID=18A9CFC2

Fee: $125 (or counts as 1 session towards a value package)

Date: Sunday, October 7
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Speaker: Hal Hinderliter


Want to know how to convert your customers’ books and documentation into the new digital formats? Every day, thousands of e-books are downloaded to iPads, Kindles and other e-readers, creating huge new opportunities for independent publishers. Learn ‘how-to’ take part in this publishing revolution from an author and e-book technician who’s already selling e-books on Amazon, Barnes & Noble and Apple’s iBookstore. This fast-paced session will reveal how e-books can be created using a variety of techniques, and then walk you through the process of publishing these e-books via the major resellers. We'll discuss e-book formats and device compatibility, multi-lingual publishing and how to market your titles for free. This session will show you exactly how to join the e-book revolution!

You Will Learn:

  • Today’s leading e-book production methods
  • Choosing between platforms: should you make an e-book for every device
  • How the e-book marketplace operates
  • How to set yourself up as an e-book publisher of multiple titles
  • Marketing options for independent authors and publishers

Who Should Attend:
Authors, Publishers, Graphic Designers, Premedia Personnel, and anyone else interested in developing and distributing e-books.

Business Categories:
Communication, Design/Creative, E-Books and Related Media, Entrepreneurship, Expressive Technologies, Graphic Applications, Non-print Digital Imaging, Pre-Media, Trends and Opportunities