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Your Bookemon AccountMy Account
Author Profit from Sales
Making Use of Your Media (Photos, Cliparts, Document & bPages)
Organizing your media
My AccountUnder Settings of My Account (shown below), you will find functions to edit your personal profile at Bookemon, your privacy, your account settings and in the case you are selling your book for profit, view the various reports related to sales activities of your book on our site.
You can set your profile to be “private”, “public” or “friends only” depending on whom you like to show your profile information. To change your Privacy Settings:
- Click myHome on the top menu bar after you have logged in
- Click "Settings" on the left
- Find My Privacy Setting on the page, click "update privacy"
- To make your profile Private, click on the drop down arrow under "Show your profile to" and select "private"
During the process to create your book, you will be given options to set its privacy which determines who can read your book. The three options are “everyone”, “friends only”, and “private”. If you choose “private”, no one else but you, as the author, can read your book. A private book will also prevent search engine such as Google from finding your book on the internet. Below are the different ways for you to change book privacy settings:
- While in the process to create a new book, you will find "privacy settings …" right under the section “Product Information”.
- On the book profile page, look for "revise privacy and info" under the section "Manage" on the right side
- Inside the book builder, click “Book Tools” and locate the icon "Privacy" to change the settings.
Permit Others to Comment on Your Book
For books with book privacy set for "everyone", the author at his/her discretion can enable/disable book comments to their books. You will find the "Permit book comments?" option under the Book Privacy setting.
edCenter Privacy Settings
An edCenter founder has control over privacy settings of his/her edCenter. To set/change privacy for your edCenter, enter your edCenter, click on the “Set up edCenter Privacy Settings” command located on the right panel of the page and you will find the following options:
- Who can access your edCenter
- Who can join your edCenter
- Master setting to permit book comments within the edCenter.
You may change your password at any time here. Similarly, you will be able to update and change your email address, information on your personal profile page, your shipping and billing address and payment method under Account Settings.
To update your Profile page, use "edit" to enter new information about yourself.
Cancel AccountIf for whatever reason, Bookemon is not the right fit for you, you can use the "Cancel Account" function under Account Settings to remove your account from our site.
Author Profit from Sales
If you have one or more books that you intend to make a profit from their sales on our site, you will be able to monitor their sales activities and the cumulative Author Profit accrued to you under Profit and Sales. In order for you to receive Author Payment, you will need to have a PayPal account into which we will deposit your profit. You will be able to enter your PayPal account information when you view Author Payment. See Selling Your Book section for details.
Making Use of Your Media (Photos, Cliparts, Document & bPages)Every member is entitled to have a total storage capacity of 2GB for their books and the media uploaded. To help our members organize and make more use of these media besides book making, all of the media are collected and available under My Media in your account.
Under My Media, you will be able to view, upload, delete, add to the Shared Library all of the media you have uploaded into your books.
Organizing your mediaSelect a Book
To organize your media files for use in your book projects, first select a book by clicking on its bookcover thumbnail listed on the left panel.
To delete unnecessary media files, select a book from the left panel, choose the media you want to delete using the checkbox and then click on Delete.
To add media for use in your book project, first select a book and then use Upload to add media into the selected book.
Add to Library
To share your media with family and friends, use Add to Library to add them to your Shared Library and members you have invited to join your library will be able to access them. (You can control the access by using Settings of the Shared Library)
My OrdersWhen you make a purchase on the Bookemon site, an order confirmation email will be sent to you to confirm your order. And upon shipment of your order, you will receive an order completion email notifying you that your order has been shipped and the shipping tracking code from the carrier will be provided if available.
In addition, you will be able to view your new order and history of your orders in My Orders under My Account of your myHome page.
This is a partial view of your My Orders page where you can view current orders and history of your earlier orders. If your order has been completed and is in shipping transit, you will find the view & track function below the Status heading. If the carrier of your shipment option provides us with a shipping tracking link, you will be able to follow that by clicking on view & track.