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Frequently Asked Questions


Frequently Asked Questions

What is unique about this offer?

eBooks2go is offering free eBook publishing. It starts by creating a handcrafted and beautifully formatted eBook and then distributing it to over 200 countries. In a matter of weeks your manuscript will be transformed into a beautiful eBook for readers all around the world to enjoy!

Is this really free?

Yes! Everything you need to get your book into the market is being offered for free! We offer additional services at a charge but none are mandatory or required.

Why is eBooks2go’s Free eBook Promo the best publishing solution?

Aside from just creating a beautiful eBook, we also have an extended distribution network that allows you to reach readers all across the world. You aren’t just publishing your book on our platform, you’re publishing your book on Apple iBooks, Barnes & Noble, Google Play, Kobo, OverDrive, and so many other online platforms.

How does eBooks2go compare to Lulu, Kobo Writing Life, Kindle Direct Publishing, Smashwords, and other publishing platforms?

With other publishing platforms, you are limited to selling your book only on their platform. That means only readers shopping on their store can buy your book. Conversely, eBooks2go provides you global distribution! Yes, your book gets published not only on, but to Apple iBooks, Barnes & Noble, Google Play, Kobo, OverDrive, and so many other online platforms. We publish your book everywhere readers are.

How is eBooks2go different from everyone else?

The eBooks2go team offers complete support and guidance from start to finish. Our small, closely-knit team feels like your own personal publishing team. Your project will always be our number one priority. Our team is always on hand ready to answer any questions or concerns you may have.

What file format should I submit my manuscript in?

eBooks2go accepts manuscripts in Word, PDF, and TXT formats.

What files do I need to submit at the time of my order?

You will need to upload your fully-edited and finalized manuscript, as well as the cover image. Editing services are not included in the Free eBook Promo, so make sure your manuscript is free of spelling and grammar errors before submitting your order.

What format will my eBook be published in?

We will publish your book in the ePUB format. The ePUB is the most popular eBook format in the industry and is compatible with all eReading devices outside of the Kindle. For your book to be read on Kindle devices you will also need to convert your book into a Mobi file. We offer Mobi conversions here.

How soon will my book be published?

The time required depends on the quality of the manuscript and the number of projects in progress. We treat each manuscript with the utmost care and it may sometimes take between 7 and 10 business days to complete the conversion process.

Once your eBook is created , we will begin distributing it among our network of retailers. Each retailer is different and your book will begin showing up in online stores anywhere from 24 hours to a couple weeks.

How will I know when my eBook is in stores?

Our team will send you an email as soon as your title is available online.

Do I get to see my finished book before it is published?

No. However, if after downloading your eBook, you find any errors created by our team during the conversion process, we will make the corrections and re-publish the eBook.

Will I choose what retail stores my book is in?

No. Your book will be distributed throughout our entire network of retailers and libraries.

Will I retain all copyrights to my book?

Yes. You will retain all copyrights and intellectual property rights to your books. However, if you wish to register your book for copyright protection, we do not offer this as part of the free publishing offering.

Do I need an EISBN?

We will provide you the EISBN at no cost!

How do I get paid when my book sells?

You will be required to complete our distribution agreement and update your banking details in eBooks2go’s online portal so that we can directly deposit your earnings into your account. Royalty payments can be claimed at any time through your account.

To learn more about the royalties you will receive, click here.

What about print publishing?

eBooks2go also offers print publishing. Print continues to rule the industry and we recommend that once your eBook is published and succeeding in the market, you explore the option of expanding your content and publishing your book in print.

Will you provide marketing help?

Yes! We offer a free marketing consultation to talk about growing your online platform through social media. We also will feature your book on our website.

If you would like additional marketing help, we offer marketing and publicity services.

Will my book be edited?

Editing is not included in this free publishing offer. If your book still needs editing, we provide top-quality editing services at an affordable rate. Send us your manuscript and we will provide you with a free manuscript assessment and quote.

What about cover design?

We do not supply you with a book cover. If you do not yet have a cover, we offer cover design services starting at $149.

Call (847) 598-1150 ext. 4141 to see if we are offering any discounts or coupons.

Will I be able to make changes to my manuscript?

Yes, you will be able to make changes to your manuscript after it has been published. However, the Free eBook Promo only applies to the first manuscript you upload with eBooks2go. Additional eBook conversions will be subject to our standard rates.

How many books can I publish with this offering?


Does it matter how many pages my book is?

If your book is 200 pages or less, it will be produced and published absolutely free. However, if your manuscript is between 200 and 300 pages there is $99 fee. For manuscripts between 300 and 400 pages there is a $149 charge. If your manuscript is over 400 pages, please call (847) 598-1150 ext. 4141 to request a quote for your project.

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