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There are several software packages available online to assist you in compiling your e-book. Prices range from $149 -- $189.
Hyper Maker HTML http://www.bersoft.com/ NeoBook http://www.neosoftware.com/ InfoCourier http://www.smartcode.com/ WebCompiler http://www.webcompiler.com/
For massive exposure, select a subject with a broad appeal. If your sites focus is on web site traffic, consider creating an e-book on generating traffic. I.E. "A complete "how to" guide to generating massive traffic to your site". Include several references to your site throughout your e-book such as; "For even more great traffic generating tips, visit "Traffic Tips" Your complete source for generating massive traffic to your web site. http://www.yoursite.com" or "Winning awards can dramatically increase traffic to your site. For a complete listing of award sites, visit "Traffic Tips Award Sites" http://www.yoursite.com/awardsites.
Tips for creating your e-book:
-Create a directory on your computer to include ALL files for your E-book. These files will include HTML, graphics, backgrounds, etc.
-E-books should contain mainly text. Try to limit your banners to one per page. To keep your file size down, you may want to use only non-animated banners.
-E-books are generally formatted at a small screen resolution so make sure your pages are viewable through any screen size.
-Include good navigational links throughout your pages.
-Use spell check to search for any possible spelling errors.
For massive distribution, make sure you include a short paragraph on your main page in regard to your copyrights and distribution. I.E., This E-book may be freely distributed.
Sample Example of Distribution:
10 of your visitors download your e-book. Your 10 visitors each give away 10 e-books - 100 Those 100 each give away 10 e-books - 1000 Those 1000 each give away 10 e-books - 10,000 Those 10,000 each give away 10 e-books - 100,000 Those 100,000 each give away 10 e-books - 1,000,000
This is just a small example of how powerful your free e-book can be...
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