1. Sellan eBook, Physical book or audiobook:There weretimes in past when the publisher decides what the audience must read & whatnot.
Sometimes these created a huge loss of opportunities for the writers whogo on from ringing doorbell to doorbell to get their first book published. Someof the best manuscripts are left behind in the dusky attics of unknown history.The finestexample is of Dr. Seuss, author of morethan 60 children’s book which includes Green Eggs and Ham, hisbestseller and The Cat in the Hat. During publishing of his first book Andto Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street he suffered an immense rejectionsfrom publishing houses, unimaginably 27 times. Later on by his sheer luck ofrunning into an old friend who worked for a publishing house got his first bookto be published.
Then, thetimes were different. But with unpredictable intervention of digital media tothe publishing sector around 1990, publishing a book in the form of eBooks wasas simple as uploading a file over to internet with a single click of mouse.The superiority of digital media over tradition publishing is due to three mainreasons:a) Lower prices of book, as there is no wastage ofink or pages.b) Worldwide market and specified targeting ofaudiences with ads.
c) Easier portability and accessibility on widerange of electronic medias.Some of thebest know online eBook publishers are Amazon Kindle, CreateSpace, Blurb,Kobo and Lulu. People who are already engaged in online tutoring,Blogging and as YouTubers has easier market to target these eBook amongst thestudents or fan followings. These online publishers also provide the authorswith video, webinars, eBook guidance in regarding book cover setup, best titleselection and marketing analysis with advertising. If the audience like theconcept then your book will be hit in no time.Once yourbook has gained some recognition and fame then you will be approached bypublishers to get your eBook to be sold as physical book.
Some prefer creatingan audiobook which is also great alternative as audience can listen to thecreation in your voice and emotions. Publishing houses(including epublishers) publishes the book and brings it to the audience in areadable format. The audiences who wants to read the book, buy it from thepublishers. For each book sold author gets a percentage in the form of Royaltyfrom the publisher. Thus, once the author has done with an upfront work ofcomposing his creation, he can earn a lifetime passive income effortlessly.
Some of wellknow self-publishing authors with their eBooks: Locked In by KerryWilkinson, Trylle Trilogy by Amanda Hocking, Candles on the Sandby Katie Stephens etc. Some author who gained world-wide recognition from theirbooks: The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Canon Doyle, TheLion The Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S Lewis, The Time Machine byH.G Wells, To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.Click thelink for How to publish an eBook?