The increase in computing technology and the proliferation of mobile devices gave rise to the advent of the digital publishing industry. These people create digital books (ebooks) and sell them in specialized marketplaces. However, these books need to be in specific formats that allow for reflowable content which the user can read easily on a mobile device irrespective of the size, shape and resolution support. Some of these formats include the MOBI, HTML, EPUB, AWZ, among many other digital publishing formats.
This is a software that provides the user with advanced tools for working with electronic books content such as text, images, and multimedia content. It is capable of handling ebook creation projects from start to finish without recourse to a third-party application. After the completion, the app compiles the book is any format the user prefers.
The program has many hardcore features that help in creating professional output for ebooks. These features include cover designer, spell checker, Table of Contents generator advances search and replace functions, clipboard monitoring, and many more. The application can also help validate the integrity of the output ebook by using various online services. If you want to create an electronic book, this application is an excellent free option.
Sigil is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in ebook tools category and is available to all software users as a free download.