FAQ

E-book FAQs

What types of e-book publishing formats are there?


Here are the two most common formats available:

.epub

The EPub format is an open standard for e-books that was established by the International Digital Publishing Forum. This format is based on XHTML and XML, and is a popular format choice for a wide range of devices. When you take advantage of Rutledge Hill’s e-book publishing service, your book will be available in this format, which is compatible with Barnes and Noble’s Nook, Kobo, Apple Books, and Google Play Books.

.mobi

This format, an open e-book standard that uses XHTML, JavaScript and frames, is for Mobipocket e-books. The files can be viewed with many PDAs and smartphones.