Simply stated, an eBook
is a book-length publication in digital form. An eBook may
consist of text or images or both, published on the internet
and readable on computers, ebook readers, PDA's, and various
other electronic devices. It could be an electronic version of
a printed book or may be created digitally in the first place.
Selling eBooks online
is a hot opportunity as a home-based business these days;
actually online eBooks are about the trendiest thing going on
the World Wide Web right now. One can try to sell eBooks for
profit or offer them free to people visiting a website in
order to promote a business and/or capturing leads by asking
those wanting to download to complete a form with their
However, it's not
necessarily as easy as it sounds because it requires solid
writing skills aplus the seller needs to know a bit about
internet marketing as well. Still, some authors are making a
sizeable amount of money every month by publishing and selling
eBooks online. The potential is there provided you know how to
market your eBook. It is extremely crucial that the author
writes for a specific target audience. The key to success of
an online eBook is knowing who is going to be interested and
where to find them online for marketing purposes.
Here's an extenive list
of top eBook sites, useful for marketing or for just
downloading free and fee-based eBooks. They're all good sites
but the ones that particularly impressed are labeled with a
Named after the German
printer who was the first in Europe to print using movable
type and use a press, this site offers more than 33,000 free
online eBooks that can be downloaded on your PC, iPad, Sony
Reader, iPhone, Android or any other mobile device.
Lots of downloadable eBooks
on this site but you have sign up first to access some of
them. There is lots of music too. Explore a little and you'll
find some free bestsellers.
This is a classics library.
It features digital versions of works by world-famous authors
like William Shakespeare, Jules Verne, Mark Twain, Leo
Tolstoy, Charles Dickens, Jane Austen and many more.
This ite has an extensive
category of free eBooks as well as links directing you to
sites where you can buy the latest NY Times bestsellers.
A particularly wide
range of online eBooks. There are more than 4,000 eBooks in 96
categories that include fiction, science, engineering,
astrology and cosmology.
First One Digital
A publisher whose first
priority is eBooks and offers paid as well as free downloads
from some of the most accomplished authors of our
collection. This site offers a vast selection of classical
titles, allowing downloads in PDF, or on-screen reading.
collection of eBooks, mostly free.
This website a
fantastic range of titles. Nothing really special but well
worth checking out.
Easy to read format.
Find paid as well as free eBooks on a vast range of
A true online eBooks
website that imposes no conditions whatsoever on its users. It
does ask for your contact information, however, as a way of
fighting online piracy.
The Online Books
An extensive list of
over 30,000 online eBooks; totally free for you to read or
This website offers a
vast collection of free documents specially formatted for
downloading to hand held devices.
An excellent website
that offers paid as well as free
This website is a digital
library of texts and documents of ancient Greece, Rome and the
This website lists free
computer science, engineering books, programming manuals,
lecture notes and course wares that are published online under
General Public License.
website for everything concerning computing and
Yet another eBook website
for computer science, engineering, and programming; textbooks,
as well as lecture notes.
Visit for free eBook
downloads and free magazines.
Offers free literature
including old classics by authors like George Orwell, Bronte
sisters, Jane Austen, David Copperfield and more.
Check out this website
for digital versions of Robin Hood, Jack, the Giant Killer,
Tom Sawyer and fairy tales such as Cinderella and
This website is a virtual
library resource center for links to the best library and
Totally free legally
downloadable eBooks at this website include many bestsellers.
A unique publishing
house for downloadable as well as online eBooks that offers
special space for new authors
Online eBooks &
There are online eBooks
categorized in 53 topics at this well organized
There are more than
29,000 free eBooks here. Something in the special collections
section is sure to interest you.
You have to register
with this site for access to free eBooks, video training and
other educational and self practice
Literary democracy in
action. PDF, MS Word and Power Point documents uploaded by
people who want to share their knowledge with
This is your place if
you are looking for eBooks on computer programming; a huge
Australian and Global
This online library has
20,000 free eBooks as well as links to newspapers and
magazines around the world.
The number of
categories of online eBooks at this website is bound to
This website has 25,000
free eBooks that can be downloaded or read online; or you can
choose to upload your own eBooks.
The right place to find
science fiction and fantasy eBooks.
An easy to browse
directory for finding eBooks on varied
This is the site to
visit if you are interested in scientific/engineering manuals
and guides and treatises on varied health
You may visit this site
for eBooks on a variety of wide ranging subjects such as arts
and photography, biographies and memoirs, computers and
internet and childrens books and much more.
Yet another site
containing a huge directory of free
Provides free audio
eBooks from the public domain
This website has a good
collection of articles, eBooks, essays and manuals.
Vast collection of free
eBooks, what can I say?
Free online eBooks on
information technology, computer science, internet, business,
marketing, math, physics and science, a lot of it uploaded by
the authors themselves.
Legal free books and
software with resale or master rights to all eBooks on this
A web portal that
aspires to the title, The Library of the