Elizabeth Barrette (ysabetwordsmith) wrote,
Elizabeth Barrette
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Ebooks Are Easier

Compare the ease of publishing ebooks with the laborious process of bookmaking in 1947.  Ebooks should be much cheaper than hardcopy books because you are only paying for information, not materials.  The only costs are for the time and skills of the author, editor, and other people who create the book -- and thanks to modern equipment, those tasks take a lot less time than they used to.  There is no overhead for paper, ink, or shipping; and printing more copies or giving away review copies doesn't cost anything either.
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