A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.
lit is the extension of the ebook format used in the discontinued Microsoft Reader software. Question about lit can involve its fileformat, availability of ebooks in the lit format and conversion to o…
OS X is the desktop operating system from Apple Inc. It was the successor to Mac OS 9 and here the 'X' means 10. OS X is based upon the NeXTSTEP/OPENSTEP OSes developed in the 1980s and 1990s by NeXT…
A formatting language featuring a syntax that simplifies the formatting of text, creation of hyperlinks, and insertion of images.
Metadata is additional information saved within an ebook file, or an ebook management software, covering various meta information about the ebook. Typical metadata fields are:
Mobi is a file format developed by French company MobiPocket. Questions about mobi can be about the file format and its features, as well as about availability.
The nook is the ebook device developed and sold by Barnes & Nobel since 2009. Questions about nook can include device specific problems or features.
The Nook Simple Touch is a lightweight ebook reader with an eInk screen and long battery life. It is made by Barnes & Noble.
OCR (Optical Character Recognition) is the translation of an image of some text into a character representation (ASCII, Unicode). Use this text for questions related to conversion of image based text …
The software used to manage the hardware and resources for an electronic device.
pandoc converts files from one markup format into another. It can create EPUB format files from Markdown, PDF files from HTML, and much, much more. http://pandoc.org
PDB is a container format for record databases in Palm OS, Garnet OS and Access Linux Platform. It's structure is similar to PRC resource databases. Barnes and Noble's converts epub to pdb format for …
The Portable Document Format (PDF) is an ISO standard electronic file-format. Question about PDF can be about reading, converting, creating and editing such files.
A device whose primary function is making phone calls.
The price of an ebook may be constrained by the author, the vendor site, and the file size of the ebook. This leads to questions and answers gathered under this *pricing* tag.
Works whose legal protection by copyright have expired or have been lawfully released. Law varies by country.
for questions about how to publish ebooks or submit them to retailers and distributors