HTML5 Web-Based e-Reading Solution  {   •      •          Convert your eBooks to web pages          Publish eBooks as web ...
1.   Buy an e-reading device (Kindle, Nook, etc.)          or install an e-reading app on your tablet     2.   Download eB...
1.   Own an portable e-reading device     2.   Download eBooks     3.   Sync them to devices or apps In this process, you ...
1.   Read your purchased eBook without a         corresponding device or app    2.   Sync reading         progress/notes/h...
   A cloud bookshelf to which you can upload or        email your eBook files (in .pdf, .mobi, .epub,        etc. formats...
   The author can publish books on our web        eBook store which can be previewed without        downloading       Th...
   Product manuals could be a good place to start        to bring eBooks from files to webpages—they        are usually f...
   Revenue comes from:           Premier features in online bookshelf            management           Service fees of t...
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Berkeley M.Engr. Capstone Project Proposal: Web eBook

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Berkeley M.Engr. Capstone Project Proposal: Web eBook

  1. 1. HTML5 Web-Based e-Reading Solution { • • Convert your eBooks to web pages Publish eBooks as web pages
  2. 2. 1. Buy an e-reading device (Kindle, Nook, etc.) or install an e-reading app on your tablet 2. Download eBooks as files for previewing and reading 3. Sync your eBook files to your device or app (from PC or cloud)How, traditionally, areeBooks read
  3. 3. 1. Own an portable e-reading device 2. Download eBooks 3. Sync them to devices or apps In this process, you haveto…
  4. 4. 1. Read your purchased eBook without a corresponding device or app 2. Sync reading progress/notes/highlights/bookmarks across reading platforms 3. Instantly preview books on online stores without downloading 4. Publish eBook for free and make money from ads With existingsolutions, you cannot…
  5. 5.  A cloud bookshelf to which you can upload or email your eBook files (in .pdf, .mobi, .epub, etc. formats) and convert them to HTML5 web eBooks archived in your online library  The user can visit his online library and go on reading the books in HTML5 web pages from any device with a browser or our app  The user can make notes/highlights/bookmarks which would be synced across platformsMy proposed service—reader’s side
  6. 6.  The author can publish books on our web eBook store which can be previewed without downloading  The author can also choose to publish free books with ads using our frameworkMy proposed service—author’s side
  7. 7.  Product manuals could be a good place to start to bring eBooks from files to webpages—they are usually free and people do often lose their paper copies.  I propose to stick a QR code on a product. After scanning the QR code, one can easily read (browse) the product manual on his phones or tablets.Web eBook example:Product manual
  8. 8.  Revenue comes from:  Premier features in online bookshelf management  Service fees of the HTML5 web eBook generating and publishing  Advertising commission  Estimated market size  If this new e-Pub solution can get America’s 1% publishing market, that would be a $270 million market.Business Model

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