Our company offers eBook creation services from any virtual formats. We ensure that the content is properly kept intact without changing the beauty of your original work that holds the interest of your readers and prepares to be distributed as eBooks that are fully optimised around the reader or devices specified by the customers. We understand the limitations of each device, and we convert ebooks compatible with all reading devices including mobile phones.
Taking the power of the written word to a discerning, voracious audience in simple & comprehensible interfaces, we are committed to creating delightful user experiences with the following e-book capabilities:
- Annotation and bookmarking
- Enhanced metadata and navigation
- Font embedded output
- Mathematic equation formatting
- Additional layout and styling capabilities for reflowable content to adapting to most commonly used browsers with hyperlinks
The latest web standard HTML5 is rapidly emerging as the standard for content delivery, with native support for searchable, interactive multimedia content. HTML5 provides a rich user-friendly interface, and it can be easily understandable to both the machine and the user. Keeping this in mind, we transform most of the e-libraries to this new feature, which also gives advantage of less storage space. This standard also helps in increased responsivity and enhanced user experience. With the combination of CSS3 and HTML5, we do things that are never possible to achieve in earlier HTML standards.
If you are looking to convert any of your illustrated book to a format that supports good graphics, HTML5 provides the same joy of reading a hard bound book but comes with all the benefits of an e-published book. HTML5 does matters, and it should matter to you! At SKIT, we have the team to deliver just that.
XML / MathML Conversion
One of the most widely sought after web-publishing format is XML. The platform allowsfor an easy storage and display of content on the web. The XML format is the most chosen because of its scalability. It is in the nature of an XML conversion to make information ready in a structural format and available for use at ease.
At SKIT, we have executed a number of XML conversions from print-ready output for publishers and companies in the past with a team of experts who can produce accurate digitized work in rich XML formats.
Using our expertise in XML conversion, you always have the flexibility to reuse the format to be published in other high-quality digital formats for platforms such as Mobipocket, Sony reader, Kindle reader and more.
One of the complexities of our work is the different content structures and styles that we are expected to work with. The challenge is to ensure that all these various data are made available to us and stay true and error-free to the original work during the desired format conversion. Whether it is tables, references, links, special characters or even footnotes, we make sure none of these information are lost or misplaced during our document conversions.
In the XML data conversion process, data is changed into XML, making it highly reusable and also enabling a more efficient information delivery system. Our XML conversion services at SKIT include perfect digital conversion of books, magazines, newspapers, manuscripts, journals, and other documents into high-quality indexed output files with the Client’s DTD, XML Schema and XSLT. And we excel in converting Math and Business Accounting Books using MathML process. with MATHML in it.
Choosing outsource XML conversion would mean cost reduction, quick turnaround time, experienced team, 100% accuracy and high quality.
Reflowable formats are the most common type of eBook and are suitable for publications that are mainly text and have fairly simple page layout. We convert all fiction and non-fiction titles such as biographies, business books,etc., which are produced as reflowable formats.
A fixed layout e-Pub e-Book has a pixel specific page size that can be used to precisely control the layout of the text, images, tables and other objects on the pages. These are perfect for cookbooks, travel, photography, children's books and some textbooks.
Interactive Fixed Layout
Interactive digital content has become an absolute necessity in the fields of education, professional training and children’s books for improving your offerings and drawing to the users. Using HTML5, we develop innovative solutions for interactive creation solutions that allow any publishing house to offer multilanguage web-based content that is fun, interactive and customised. With the available enhanced features to lift, peek, press, fold, search, chatter and most of all, smile it gives the reader (specifically for kids) to enjoy the art of learning.
There is nothing like reading an e-book that is creative, interesting and truly interactive. Our strategic publishing service converts your static PDF based catalogues, brochures and magazines to a more interactive publication that is creative and interesting.
Read Aloud Fixed Layout
Read Aloud Fixed Layout eBooks are ideal for people who want to avoid the pain of swapping through the pages of the digital book. Such, ePub format is primarily used for eBooks that are especially designed for children or are stuffed with heavy texts and illustrations. Read Aloud allows the publisher to effectively synchronise the content of their fixed layout ePub book with an audio file, enabling the readers to listen to the book while reading.
We possess the experience and proficiency needed to convert even the most complex books into high-quality Read Aloud Fixed Layout ePub eBooks.
Sri Krishna’s prepress services provide customized solutions for your entire production flow, that is, from template execution till publishing for both conventional and digital products.
Typesetting(InDesign, Pagination, Quark et. al.)
We typeset with ease irrespective of complexity: from one-color to four-color and also manage a wide gamut of state-of-the-art applications based on industry-standard platforms like InDesign, LaTeX, 3B2 and QuarkXpress.
Pagination and typesetting services go hand-in-hand, and we at SKIT do both. We have worked with reputed publishers over the years, and our team of skilled compositors can handle high volumes of pages across the conventional and digital categories of books that we undertake. We can help you convert your raw or handwritten data into a more structured and release to print format. Our team has delivered on tight timeframes and is equipped to work on typeset works that are complex in nature. Our compositors make available your final file in portable formats that are compatible for MAC and PC.
Multilingual Typesetting is often used interchangeably with “foreign language typesetting” to mean typesetting in languages other than English. Once the translation is complete, our technology and DTP specialists incorporate the translations back into the original source design file.
We guarantee firstly, high quality translations, and secondly, that your translated document will look as close to the source document design. Once the content is approved, we complete the process.
If you are planning to typeset a foreign language title, we do it with implementation of specific prepress technologies incorporating great level of professionalism and accuracy that the text needs to be perceived at.
Artwork and Illustrations Processing
Our team of professional and inspirational illustrators, artists and model-makers are ready to bring your projects alive. Illustration is one of the most versatile art forms in today’s visual culture. We are dedicated to illustration, art direction, motion, 3D, icon design, infographics, installations, pattern design and typography. Our services include scanning, redrawing, relabeling, resizing, art editing, colour correction, medical drawings, cartoons and maps.
We provide a personalised service involving the modification or creation of a new template given as per your specific requirements. The output template can be used to create or modify any number of documents. If you have specific needs to automatically move data from some existing format into a new template, we can assist with this by writing custom software for this purpose.
Formatting and Pagination
Here we take the content and flow it into the template developed in the interior design stage. The complexity of this task depends on the complexity of the layout and the text. As part of layout and typesetting, we create the disk files required by your printer's electronic prepress department
Our team of cross-disciplinary copy editors provides a solid support to your peer-reviewed manuscript as Sri Krishna expertly handles virtually all kinds of books, high-impact journals, and Major Reference Works (MRWs) (and other media, too). Our editorial services cover not only the STM disciplines but also arts, humanities and social sciences. Apart from the standard copyediting services, we also offer high-quality editorial services such as substantive editing which helps the author by enhancing the manuscript.
Our substantive editors recommend reordering of paragraphs or chapters in nonfictional work, or in the case of fictional work adding of scenes or dropping of subplots, and raise pertinent questions and make critical comments that help clarify the author’s objective or express the author’s message. This is because substantive editing is basically analysis-based, whether at the word, sentence, paragraph, or the document level.
An index is an alphabetical arrangement of words and phrases, designed to help readers find information accurately and efficiently. Unlike the table of contents (which gives the reader a general overview of the book), the index provides an instant link to specific terms, concepts, and elements.
Our indexers use specialised software that helps them automate the more mechanical aspects of indexing such as sorting index entries, enabling them to focus on the intellectual task of analyzing the text. We do embedded indexing, proof indexing also we provide various types of services in indexing as listed hereunder:
- Subject index
- Author index
- Journal index
- Taxonomic index
- Combined index
- Case index
- Page number insertion and updation
- Page flow
Interactive Design and Development
In the time of transition from analogue to digital technology, we pursue from digital technology to interactive media to stay ahead of the curve.
We do the art of bringing creativity and digitalization together with scripting, to give the end-user the utmost joy of reading experience.
Interactive eBooks offer so many more possibilities for interactivity as each publication offers the market a chance of an entirely new experience. We showcase how the design follows content. We are expertise in current Interactive books and developing design trends to influence positive emotional responses of the end-users. The model of flipping pages to digital interactivity. User experiences the engaging and delivery of smarter content that includes User control, Responsiveness, Real-Time Interactions, Connectedness, Personalization, and Playfulness.