Digital books or eBooks have been around for quite some time now. Most of the books and textbooks that come out today are released in both formats. Some users prefer feel and overall experience of a paper book. And some prefer the convenience of a digital edition. But in some instances, the choice is […]
4 Reasons to Love eBooks
There’s a lot to love about eBooks. Whether you read exclusively on screens or just pick up digital editions from time to time. Here are 4 of our favorite unique benefits to the digital side of reading: They Don’t Take Up Space It’s a lot easier to find space in one’s pockets or bag for […]
Accessible eBooks Are For Everyone.
Content Made with Everyone in Mind For a long time, readers who were blind would need to seek either braille editions or raised print editions. These editions, if they existed at all, were printed in very limited quantities and could be very expensive. Audio books are another option, but again, not every book will be […]
3 Important Things to Consider When Self Publishing
So, you’ve finally finished that book you’ve been working on. You’re ready to go from aspiring author to successful, self-published author. Well, almost. Here are three self-publishing steps you don’t want to skip before turning your book dreams into book realities. Hire an Editor or Proofreader! You’ve been staring at this thing for months now. […]
What Do Publishers Need to Know About Accessibility?
Accessibility has often been an afterthought in print publishing. The accessible formats of the print era, such as braille and large print, required additional considerations and separate printings. This meant that, for a long time, readers with print disabilities had a very limited pool of books to choose from. And the books that were available […]
What is MathML?
The Problem with Math on the Internet Often times, mathematical equations contain characters or forms of notation that are difficult or impossible to produce with a standard keyboard. In the past, people have often used specialized software to notate and work on these kinds of equations. If a person wanted to share an equation […]
Where to Start with eBook Accessibility
Why is eBook Accessibility Important? From a business standpoint, eBook accessibility is a pretty easy concept to follow. More people who are able to read your eBook means a larger audience. And a larger audience, in theory, means more sales. But eBook Accessibility is not just a box you can check or leave unchecked. […]