Select the option that suits to your book and click on Start publishing your eBook now on Kinige link. This consists of three steps
Step I: In this step You will be asked to fill the details of the book (like book name, language, price..)
as shown in the figure…
Fill the following details in the respected fields…enter the book name in respected language (Suppose the book is written in Telugu language, the title should be in Telugu (తెలుగు), The name of the book in English, The language of the book and MRP Price of the book, Book price after Discount details should be filled.
Once the MRP and Discount prices are filled remaining fields will be automatically filled by the system according to the given details.
In case the book is only for adults, Tick this option.
Please make sure you read and understand terms and conditions. Then click next button to agree terms and conditions.
Step II: In first field enter the words(tags) that indicate the book. Examples … telugu stories, short stories, kids stories, book with images, graphic book.
In the second field choose the category of your book from the drop down list.
You can optionally choose a second category too.
Finally, give a brief description about the book in respected language(If the book is in telugu, enter the text in telugu) and click on Finish.
Step III: Now you will see a confirmation message that you have successfully completed the 2nd step and you are asked to submit the book running text(soft copy) and cover pages to firstname.lastname@example.org via email for completing the 3rd step. The same message will be mailed to you as well.
If you have any queries, write an email to email@example.com
myLists are ‘your’ own list of recommended books to others. For example one can create a list ‘My top ten books’ or ‘Must read books’ or ‘Awesome political books”.
Think about the myList you are going to create. Think about what you are going to call it. (do not call it simply myList, give some good name, like Vinod’s recommended books or Must read Telugu poetry books)
Step1: Choose one of the books you would like to add to your myList, and visit the book page on Kinige. Step2: On the book page, a little below cover image (above comments section) you can see Add to myList link. Click on it.
Step3: Describe why the book is part of this myList. (Your views, opinions, recommendations). This is important this gives folks an idea of why you are recommending this book.
Step4: Now either click on create a new myList or add it to one of your existing myLists.
Step5: While creating new myList, make sure you give proper name to your myList and a brief lucid description.
Visit other book pages and add them to the myList. You can add as many books as you wish to a myList. Though 10 to 20 is recommended. You can create multiple myLists.
We can either search for the book, or browse by options provided on left side bar. For now let us choose Nirjana Vaaradhi!
Click on the thumbnail of Nirjana Vaaradhi.
Getting to know a book
Another page opened! Cool. Let us see what it says. It shows us book cover page as thumbnail, it gives us description in few lines. Let us read the description. Cool. The description looks interesting. Let us see what else is provided. We can scroll down a bit to see what is there below description.
Alright, they have more details. Some keywords Reader Rating, Language, Print Publisher. Etc.
What else we have? On the right side we have some buttons. There are prices. And some more options.
To buy or not to buy?
Let us see if there is any other information which might help us to take a decision. There is one interesting button, Download Free Preview!
Let us click on it.
Alright, something happened.
We got some Login screen. But what is login ? There is that yellow color text, it says “Login required to proceed further, New users can register” .
Register on Kinige
We are a new user. Let us register. Click on Register link.
We got another screen. It is asking few details. Let us fill them.
Username ==> Enter your desired username
Password ==> something secret
Confirm Password ==> Confirm password.
Email address ==> A valid email address.
Mobile number ==> This is optional. Can be left blank.
Enter the characters. ==> This is required to protect Kinige from spammer bots.
See above screenshot, I filled details. Now after filling your details (not my details :P) click on Submit button.
Cool. We got another yellow bar. What did it say this time? “Registration is successful. Check your mail and activate the account”. Alright, let us check our mail.
In my inbox, I found a mail as show above. Let us open that mail.
We see something like above. Let us click on the link above. (note: I blacked part of link , as it is supposed to be secret)
Click on our favorite book. (Nirjana Vaaradhi for now)
Click on Download Free Preview button.
Again we see same login screen, but this time we are registered users. Let us enter our login details.
Click on Go! Button.
Again we are back to Nirjana Vaaradhi page. Let us re-click on Download Free Preview button.
We see something like above. Let us save and open this PDF file.
We have 15 pages. Let us read it. The story looks interesting. Fonts looks good. Quality of pdf is good.
We are sure can buy this book. Let us go ahead and buy.
Back to Nirjana Vaaradhi book.
Let us click on Buy eBook: Rs. 90 button.
Recharging Kinige Account Balance
We got something in red. Error. What did it say? You do not have enough balance in your account to do the requested action! You can recharge at by clicking here. Let us click on the link and see what all options we have.
OK. We have three options.
First one ==> Kinige gift coupon! If some one from Kinige community sends us a giftcoupon we can recharge our account using this first option.
Recharge using payment gateway (Credit card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking/ Cash Card) ==> This is for Indians who can pay using several options. Just enter amount in Recharge amount and submit details to pay. (This is something similar to how we pay to our Online Railway reservation)
There is third option. This is for Non-Indians. Pay 10$ using paypal and get ₹ 450 balance in your kinige amount.
Choose the option which is convenient to you and recharge your Kinige account.
Once recharge is done, we can go back to our book buying business.
I recharged my account with some amount. Now let us visit Nirjana Vaaradhi again.
Buying the book
Let us try to buy this time. Click on Buy eBook: button.
Let us download the purchased ebook as suggested above.
We are getting some acsm file. How to open this file?
Is there any help available on Kinige?
Let us visit the help section. From the help we understand that we need Adobe Digital Edition to read this ebook. Let us click on that Here link.
Installing Adobe Digital Edition
A new page opened.
There is a Download Now button on right side of above page. Let us click on it.
Now click on
Download Windows (5.6 MB) link.
ADE_2.0_installer.exe file is downloaded.
Open it by double clicking on the just downloaded file.
Click on Run to install ADE.
On my windows 7 the following steps were done.
Click on close button.
Preparing Adobe Digital Edition for First time use
Open the newly installed Adobe Digital Editions.
Click Help drop down menu, and select Authorize Computer.
To the left side, you will find a link with label as “Show only print books“. Click on it.
Step 2 : Choose your book
You would now see only those books that are available in print form at kinige.com
Step 3 : Among these print books, choose the book you want to purchase by clicking on it, you would be navigated to the book page.
Step 4: Click on “Add print book to cart” button.
(If not already logged in, login to Kinige with your Kinige username and password.)
(If not registered on Kinige, register on Kinige it is simple, free, easy thing, simply click on register link on top right)
Upon clicking, your shopping cart is updated with this order, now you can either click on the In cart – Visit bill desk button or otherwise, click on Cart, at right top, to visit cart and to place order.
Step 5 : The Cart page.
In this cart page the summary of your order will be available. You can change the quantity of books here, by changing the number in Count textbox.
You also need to mention your address for shipping the book by clicking either of the Add an address links.
If you want to remove a book from the list, simply enter 0 in the countbox.
Step 6 : Adding an address.
In the form, please fill in your name, address, city, state, PIN and mobile number. All fields are compulsory.
After adding address proceed to shopping cart and recharge your account to the amount required.
After completing the transaction, visit Kinige cart again and click on the button Place the Order, and you would get a confirmation message/mail to your registered mail id.
NOTE: Add multiple books to your cart to reduce the shipping costs.
Thats it! you have now successfully ordered Kinige print books.