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5 Reasons to e-Publish

Written on September 07, 2010 by Rudfer Tyron

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Even profitable print-authors are now hitting e-publishers' nooks in lieu of conventional publishing houses. What is with the switch?

It partly started with the readers’ shift from traditional to digital books, partly with the presence of e-Readers, or wholly from the rise of e-Books themselves. In any case, last year’s 176% e-Book sales shootup did not escape the attention of the Association of American Publishers. As a big chunk of customers changed their patronizing preferences, so have most authors selected the most viable platform in book publishing today–and for a good reason.

1. Time-Efficient Publishing

Traditional publishing period lasts much longer, so does the process. The online platform proves to be a case of contrast. All the necessary writing tools are at the tip of the authors’ hands. Drafting and revising are accomplished in only hours or days. Once polished, printing happens during upload and readers can access them in hours, at the least.

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