Kindle Create is a Publishing tool in Amazon KDP that you can use to create your ebooks in three different formats. Let me take you through the three types of ebooks you can create with this very useful tool in Amazon KDP..
What is Amazon KDP?
Amazon KDP is a fast, convenient, and easy self-publishing platform where authors publish and sell books in the Kindle format. You can upload your book, enter sales copy details, the price of your book, and then pricing information, and publish in minutes.
Using Kindle Create on Amazon KDP
You can use Kindle Create (PC or Mac) to turn your finished manuscript into a beautiful Kindle eBook. Authors can make three types of eBooks with Kindle Create:
Authors with text-heavy books can have their books transformed into reflowable ebooks using the Kindle Create publishing tool on Amazon KDP. Your ebook in either DOC or DOCX file is converted into a “reflowable” eBook.
Reflowable eBooks allow the reader to resize text. They are available on all Kindle devices and free Kindle reading applications. Readers can read Reflowable books using a refreshable braille display when supported by the device or through a reading application. or screen reader.
Authors who have comic books or graphic-rich novels will have their books in PDF converted into a comic eBook.
Examples of Comic eBooks are Guided View which animates panel-to-panel motion with each swipe by a reader. This will give a clear indication of how the story progresses across each page.
Currently, Comic eBooks can’t be read with a screen reader.
Print Replica eBook
Print Replica eBook is the third type of ebook that can be created using Kindle Create publishing tool.
Authors with books that have complex formatting and lots of images can have their PDF transformed into this ebook type.
Print Replica eBooks perform the important task of maintaining the look of their print editions of the book. They also offer many of the advantages of standard Kindle eBooks,
Print Replica eBooks do not however allow the reader to resize text and are only available on certain reading devices. They are also not accessible to readers using screen readers or refreshable braille displays. users.
Try out Kindle Create
The next time you are publishing your book on Amazon KDP, you may want to try out the Kindle Create Publishing tool. Agreed, you may decide not to use this tool and still get your book correctly transformed when you publish in your Kindle dashboard but anytime you run into an issue getting the right conversion after you uploaded your book, you may just try out Kindle Create to get the job done.
Kindle Create also works well with both DOC and DOCX files exported from any source like Google Docs, Microsoft Word, and other applications. PDF books are also supported by Kindle Create. PDfs with rich graphics like equations, chart and graphs can be produced in this useful Kindle Publishing tool.
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