The wealth of information about digital formats available online can make any non-techie’s head swim. And the technology changes every day, so this post will probably be outdated before you read it!
In this third post of a five-part series, Ally E. Peltier, an editor, writer, and publishing consultant formerly of Simon & Schuster explores the different options available for publishing your book in a digital format.
Visit the ASBPE blog for the full post to read a brief overview of the most recommended formats for e-books and audiobooks, and to help you bypass the bulk of confusing material out there. Thank you to Steven Roll and the American Society of Business Publication Editors for inviting me on as a guest blogger. Stay tuned for new posts in this five-part series.
Check out Ally’s previous posts in this series on how to properly choose and assemble content for a successful, cohesive book, identifying the three main sales venues for your book, and choosing the right print format.
Founder of The Writer’s Ally, Ally E. Machate is a bestselling book collaborator, award-winning editor, and expert publishing consultant who loves using her insider knowledge and experience with the publishing industry to lead serious authors toward success. She and her team live to help make great books happen, whether that means showing a writer how to improve a manuscript, get an agent, or self-publish; or coaching an author on growing her platform to sell more books. Since 1999, she has supported hundreds of authors on their publishing journey and takes pride in serving as their books’ best ally.