Direct From Kobo: How to Talk About the Kobo App With Customers

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Here, Kobo offers booksellers a series of ideas for initiating conversations with their customers about eBook reading and the free Kobo Reading App. 

The Kobo App is the perfect way to introduce your customers to digital reading. It’s free, easy, and available on any device — there’s no need to invest in an eReader to check out Kobo or read an eBook. It’s also a simple way to encourage customers to support your store during eRead Local.

Here are a few features of app to keep in mind when you’re talking about eReading with customers:

Read anytime, anywhere, on any device

The free Kobo Reading App gives you access to Kobo’s eBookstore with more than four million of the best eBooks and leading magazines. Read conveniently on your tablet, smartphone, or desktop.

Create your perfect reading experience

The Kobo Reading App includes features designed to help you read comfortably, no matter where you are. Reading in bed? Easily switch from day to night mode for better nighttime reading. Choose from multiple font styles and sizes to help create your perfect reading experience. Plus, highlight passages, write notes, and look up word definitions with the built-in dictionary.

Personalized recommendations and free previews

Discovering your next read is easy with personalized recommendations based on your reading habits and interests. Experts carefully select eBooks just for you that we’re sure you’ll love! Plus, with free previews and reviews, you’ll be sure to find your next captivating read.   

Browse and buy

Browse the Kobo eBookstore from anywhere there’s Wi-Fi. Search by author, title, topic, or genre to discover and purchase your next great read. (Purchase feature not available on iPhone or iPad.)

Synced bookmarks

Switch between devices and never lose your spot with conveniently synced bookmarks. Start reading on one device and pick up right where you left off on another and the Kobo Reading App will automatically sync your bookmarks if connected to Wi-Fi.