Re-volution LitNet returns to the tradition of reading novels in installments like it once used to be in magazines and newspapers, but without the limitations of print.
Available online/offline, on computers and mobile devices
hundreds of books can be published at the same time
no relevant piracy problems for partly published books
you You sell e-books before Amazon does and you connect with every reader several times as they keep reading through newly published installments.
First serial rightsLitNet brings to the e-book market the first serial rights model free from the limitations of print
Step 115 weeks before the book's official release,
the writer starts to publish the first installments for free
Step 210 weeks before the release,
the writer starts to sell access to the next installments and announces that the installments' publication will be completed 3 weeks after the release of the full version.
Step 3Date of release
Many fans will not wait until the end of the installment publishing and will buy the full version as soon as it's released.
Step 43 weeks after the book's official release,
the writer publishes the last installment and stops selling access to the installments; now the full version will be available only to those who have paid for it earlier
Find new bestsellersEasy tools for creating literary contests as a main opportunity for publishers
In July 2015, Lit-Era.com was launched on the Russian market.The results of the first year:
13 literary contests were run by literary agents
more than 1500 participant books
signed contracts with 38 new authors
35 books by those authors were published by the top Russian publishing houses in 2015-2016
(+17 books which were sold and are now awaiting release)
4 new book series have been launched by publishers as a result of these literary contests.
Increase revenues Lit-Era doesn’t substitute traditional e-book stores, we just bring additional options to the game
Prior to the release date
Analyze pre-release sales which indicate the real level of the reader’s interest in the upcoming title
Earn money from the e-book market without risks of piracy
Build a fan base before the release
On the release date
Boost launch sales of the full version by an already built up fan base