The eLicense System™ is a complete turnkey solution for owners and distributors of digital properties who need to securely and safely achieve global distribution and e-commerce capabilities.

The eLicense System™ includes full e-commerce functions from shopping cart, full fraud protection and credit card processing to a robust sales and distribution tracking system.

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For over fifteen years industry leaders have relied on the eLicense System to supply the applications and infrastructure to build the sales and distribution of their titles among global markets. We can increase both online and in-store sales, create innovative new sources of revenue and cut distribution, service, and support costs.

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eLicense provides solutions that allow publishers to safely and securely build an "e-book" market without investment in infrastructure, and without risking being locked into any one vendor technology.

  • immediate e-book and e-commerce capabilities
  • excellent control over title distribution, usage, and readership
  • multiple channels for developing word-of-mouth advertising
  • extremely low publication costs and fast turnaround
  • well-controlled profitability per title

Giving publishers and authors the ability to:

  • provide on-demand, paid online access to copyrighted works
  • promote publications to new audiences
  • augment in-store sales with online sales
  • link hard copy with paid online content
  • offer titles for subscription or one-time purchase
  • automatically notify readers of updated editions, and allow them to opt into automated updates
  • upgrade readers to new or expanded editions with profitable, incremental fees charged with one click
  • protect against unauthorized redistribution or copying
  • easily create and deploy incentives that encourage word-of-mouth advertising
  • build readership with links within digital titles directly to online resources, communities, and book clubs
  • create and deploy promotions that leverage other digital products, brands, and title

eLicense offers a secure, rational approach to augmenting existing publishing revenues with online sales, service, subscriptions, and promotions that enhance the value of any title, and provide virtually risk-free opportunities for expanding markets and entering new ones.

Strategic value:

We make it easier for publishers to build their business, reach out to growing markets, retain customers, and build subscriber bases that fuel long-term growth.

eLicense applications can provide:

  • control over lost revenue caused by unauthorized use, duplication, or piracy
  • faster, less costly, and more effective introduction of new titles
  • freedom from restrictions imposed by limited store shelf space
  • easy addition of interactive features to print publications
  • opportunities to automate reader "upgrades" to updated editions of prior purchases

With digital publication packaging and marketing tools that make it easy to:

  • rapidly deploy secure online e-commerce versions of titles
  • generate subscription / time-based versions and various rights models without modifying the original publication file
  • implement comprehensive promotional programs that reward readership
  • package and distribute trial versions of publications that enable full purchase without additional downloads
  • offer compelling incentives to prospects and customers to try new publications
  • leverage the natural paths created by word-of-mouth and fan bases
  • uniquely authenticate readers and create loyal reader communities

Publication portfolios gain faster traction among broader markets with the integrated eLicense approach to packaging, distribution, promotion, customer rewards, and online licensing.

eLicense allows publishers to gain better control over the success strategies of their titles, while outsourcing the administration and overhead of their market penetration tactics.