Why Your E-Book Needs an Index

Although e-books are searchable, search alone is not enough. Search finds only words that are in the text. Skilled indexers do content analysis, adding synonyms and metadata to the index to bring out concepts that are discussed in the text with different terminology. A good index improves search and should be placed early in the e-book so it’s searched first. Indexes also assist with navigation, discovery, and monetization. If you or your publisher provide a free preview of the book, include the index. The detailed content overview provided by an index can help drive sales.Home should be more than just a place to hang your hat, we can help you transform it into a spectacular work of art with Landscape Lighting.

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