What Are The Advantages Of E-Publishing Books?

by Dolly K. Digital Marketing Executive

Exploring the option of digital publishing companies for getting the books published online is new ‘in’ and why would it not be? Almost everything is desired to be online, so if the writers are not publishing their work e-publishing work, they definitely are missing on the chunk of tech-savvy readers. By being visible on the digital platforms, the writers are making themselves more easily available to their target audience. Apart from reach, the writers get benefits of hiring e-publishing companies in following ways:

a. Granting open access: Writers provide open access to their work. Once attaining popularity, they can roll out the paid versions too. Thus, e-publishing works as an effective advertising medium for enhancing reach and improving on visibility. Due to open access, their work is likely to get more and more shares and therefore, reaches people worldwide. Thus, e-publishing offers an easy way of becoming popular using minimal resources and efforts.

b. Real fast publication: Digital publishing solutions offer fast and seamless way of publishing work. While the hard copies require a whole lot of infrastructure related to printing copies, and maintaining their records, e-publishing takes both the cost and effort out of publishing process. Thus, it becomes easier for the writers to find audience within short span of time after signing up the contact. The low waiting time retains the relevance of the work too.

c. Help attain universal readership: Digital platform for publishing work finds readers beyond boundaries. The visitors of online platforms can read books online while sitting in any part of the world. If your work is too magnificent, the readers recommend it further to other bookworms of their area giving more exposure to work effortlessly. Also, with the help of a word spread through social media, the writers can reach readers where they are instead of waiting for them to come to book stalls.

d. Saves lot of cost: Sending copies of work to various parts of the country and world can add painfully to the cost of transportation, storage cost, etc. Thus, if a writer has a lot of passion for the work but no budget to bear the charges associated with offline publishing, they get respite in the form of digital publishing experts like Macmillan publishers. The writers can find audience without worrying about the cost and can revel in the popularity without making hole in the pocket. To get digital publishing done, the resources required are minimum. You just need a PDF converter and a computer and copyrights to get recognized as a bonafide writer.

e. Easy citation inclusions: E-publishing makes it easy for the writers to cite the resources by just adding a link. One need not go to the end of the book again and again to refer to the citations. This also helps in establishing the authenticity of work which in turn makes publishing fast. Similarly, it becomes easy to get citations in other articles which are colluding to the writer’s work for their creation.

f. Ease of adding graphics and other explanatory figures: The digital way of publishing work offers easy platform for including graphs, animations, figures and other explanatory features in the book. The cost of using different ink and other hassles are removed from the process. The writers can make use of simple drag and drop features to create graphics or get them made from specialists and insertion is also no tough job. Thus, the writers can present very enriched work to the readers and make themselves more interesting and engaging.

However, there are some cons too. For example, absence of peer review increases chances of errors. The online work is still not considered very authentic, but now the attitudes towards it are changing.

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About Dolly K. Advanced   Digital Marketing Executive

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Joined APSense since, March 24th, 2020, From New Delhi, India.

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