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native ebook apps yes or no?

06-24-2014, 02:07 AM
#1
native ebook apps yes or no?

Been wondering for a while whether to get an ebook made as a native app or just keep on Amazon and let people view through kindle app? WOULD Native app sell better? How do you make a native app anyway?
06-24-2014, 03:22 AM
#2
The question is why a native app? What are you going to do one of those services can't?

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06-24-2014, 03:38 AM
#3
Huh

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The question is why a native app? What are you going to do one of those services can't?
Well maybe people could not be bothered to istall Kindle or something to be able to read ebook PDFs?
06-24-2014, 04:58 AM
#4
I'd prefer the ebook. I don't think the native app would sell better, and if people could not be bothered to install an ebook reader why should they be bothered to install your app? Chances are that people who likes to read would already have the free kindle app on their devices.

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Last edited by AxBattler; 06-24-2014 at 05:00 AM.
06-24-2014, 06:10 AM
#5
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I'd prefer the ebook. I don't think the native app would sell better, and if people could not be bothered to install an ebook reader why should they be bothered to install your app? Chances are that people who likes to read would already have the free kindle app on their devices.
and they are actively searching for books for that app.

Couldn't you just read a pdf straight from the website?

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06-24-2014, 12:33 PM
#6
protect

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and they are actively searching for books for that app.

Couldn't you just read a pdf straight from the website?
Amazon protected or so they say. Guess I will leave be