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Bowker View Inside Widget™

expand your audience!

The Bowker View Inside Widget™ can help you reach your audience, and let them sample and purchase your title.

You wrote the book, now it’s time to sell it!

The Bowker View Inside Widget™ can help you reach your audience, and provide them with a way to sample and buy your book. The fee is $120 for the first year, and $60 for each of the following years.

Expand Your Audience With A Bowker View Inside Widget™

  • Selling your book online is now viral - place your book widget on your website
  • Market your book to your network - share your title across all major social networks
  • Share a sample - enable your customers to read an excerpt from your title with View Inside
  • Affiliate opportunities - sell your book through online bookstores like Amazon.com or Barnes and Noble
  • Monitor your results - get statistics on your title’s performance

Bowker View Inside Widgets™ are Effective and Inexpensive!

Bowker View Inside Widgets™ are Easy to Create!

You need three things to subscribe to your Bowker View Inside Widget™

  1. Book Cover Image
  2. PDF of your Manuscript
  3. A place where your book is available for sale

If you have all these things you are ready to subscribe to your Bowker View Inside Widget™ now! If you have already purchased a widget, see the information below about how to configure your widget.

Customizing your Bowker View Inside Widget™

In order to fully take advantage of Bowker View Inside Widget™ and the features it offers your readers you must submit a PDF (Portable Document Format) generated within the guidelines below:

Requirements:

  • PDF Files MUST NOT exceed 60mb
  • Encryption MUST BE DISABLED. We cannot process an encrypted PDF (if a password is required to open the PDF, it is encrypted - SEE IMAGE BELOW)

Layout:

The conversion process will replicate the exact layout of your PDF, so the following guidlines should be followed when creating your file.

  • A single page spread must be used. Layouts designed for bi-fold printing (double page spreads) will not work.
  • All pages should be the same size.
  • All pages within the PDF should appear in the desired order.
  • All pages should be cropped as you wish them to appear on-screen. Crop marks required for printing should be turned off (otherwise they will appear in your Bowker View Inside Widget™)

Other:

  • All fonts MUST BE embedded in order for your Bowker View Inside Widget™ text to be searchable

Bowker View Inside Widget™ PDF Conversion Service

The Bowker View Inside Widget™ PDF Conversion Service is designed to convert your PDF so it seamlessly integrates with your widget. We will analyze your PDF to determine the level of conversion necessary, and provide you with a quote for the process, if it exceeds a Basic Fix.

Your $50 Fee includes the following:

  • Removal of crop marks
  • Providing bookmark links (maximum of 100 book marks links)
  • Removal of hidden layers within the PDF pages
  • Downsizing of entire PDF if there are more images