Learn about the different Kotobee Author Licenses. 


User refers to the person creating the ebook in Kotobee Author. A single user is allowed to run Kotobee Author on a maximum of 2 machines (computers), regardless whether Windows or Mac.

Kotobee Author Free License


The Kotobee Author Free License enables you to create interactive ebooks that run across many machines and platforms. This free license has no expiration date, and allows the following:

  • Create interactive ebook content.
  • Import from EPUB, PDF or HTML.
  • Export PDF, EPUB or MOBI (for Kindle) ebooks.
  • Export Web or Desktop Apps with the Kotobee watermark.
  • Export 5 mobile apps with the Kotobee watermark.
  • Publish to the Kotobee Shared Library.


The Kotobee Author Free license limitations:

  • One user on 2 machines (computers)
  • 30 chapters/pages per ebook
  • 40 MB per ebook
  • Kotobee logo and watermark on web and desktop apps
  • Cannot export encrypted EPUBs, and SCORM packages
  • A 30-day trial for one hosted ebook, one cloud ebook, and one library

Kotobee Author Mobile App Credits

Mobile app credit packages


Our smallest most affordable plans. Create Android, iOS, or Windows Phone mobile apps. If you only want to export mobile apps (and not web or desktop apps), these credit plans are right for you.

  • Export to Android, iOS or Windows Phone
  • 100 MB per app
  • Unlimited pages
  • Unlimited features
  • Customize your app appearance and features.
  • Brand your app and remove the Kotobee watermark.

Kotobee Author Basic Licenses

Basic License Packages


All Kotobee Author Basic Licenses 

  • Unlimited pages per ebook
  • Unlimited file size
  • Export unlimited branded web and desktop apps (mobile apps not included).
  • Brand apps with your logo and remove the Kotobee link.
  • Add interactive short-answer questions.
  • Free upgrades for one year (for any new version releases).
  • Upgrades after one year: 40% of license price for each additional year.


Basic License Group Options

# Users
License Fee
Optional Upgrade Renewal
1 user
$100
$40/year
3 users
$250
$100/year
10 users
$600
$240/year
100 users
$3,000
$1,200/year


Note: You are not required to pay any additional fees after paying the price of the license. It is a lifetime license and will continue to work as indicated throughout the years. If any new features are added to Kotobee Author after the one-year free upgrade period, you may optionally pay the renewal fee to continue downloading upgrades to Kotobee Author for an additional year. If you are satisfied with your current version however, then it would be wiser not to upgrade.


Kotobee Author Premium Licenses

Premium license packages


All Kotobee Author Premium Licenses provide all that's in the Basic License plus extra Export options:  

  • Encrypted EPUB ebooks.
  • Unlimited SCORM packages.
  • Language customization of ebook apps' user interface.
  • 5 mobile apps (size limit: 100 MB).


Premium License Bulk Options

# Users
# Mobile Apps
License Fee
Optional Upgrade Renewal
1 user
5 mobile apps
$300
$120/year
3 users
15 mobile apps
$700
$280/year
10 users
50 mobile apps
$1,800
$720/year
100 users
500 mobile apps
$8,000
$3,200/year


Note: You are not required to pay any additional fees after paying the price of the license. It is a lifetime license and will continue to work as indicated throughout the years. If any new features are added to Kotobee Author after the one-year free upgrade period, you may optionally pay the renewal fee to continue downloading upgrades to Kotobee Author for an additional year. If you are satisfied with your current version however, then it would be wiser not to upgrade.


Kotobee Author Institutional Licenses

Institutional license packages


Kotobee Author Institutional is ideal for corporations, schools, universities, publishing houses, or any organization. All Kotobee Author Institutional Licenses provide all that's in the Premium License (unlimited access to all software features and export options) plus:

  • More users and extra mobile app credits.
  • Specialized training sessions and support.


Institutional License Bulk Options

Number of Users
Number of Mobile Apps
License
Optional Upgrade Renewal
10 users
60 mobile apps
$2,000
$800
25 users
150 mobile apps
$4,000
$1,600
50 users
300 mobile apps
$7,000
$2,800
100 users
600 mobile apps
$10,000
$4,000


Note: You are not required to pay any additional fees after paying the price of the license. It is a lifetime license and will continue to work as indicated throughout the years. If any new features are added to Kotobee Author after the one-year free upgrade period, you may optionally pay the renewal fee to continue downloading upgrades to Kotobee Author for an additional year. If you are satisfied with your current version however, then it would be wiser not to upgrade.



Free    Mobile App CreditsBasicPremiumInstitutional
Interactive Content





Branded Apps





Import PDF, EPUB, DOCX, or HTML





Export PDF





Export EPUB





Export MOBI (Kindle)





Export Web Apps





Export Desktop Apps





Export Mobile Apps
5




Export Encrypted EPUBs





Export SCORM Packages





Chapters/Pages per Ebook
30
unlimited
unlimited
unlimited
unlimited
File Size (Mobile Apps)
40 MB
100 MB
100 MB
100 MB
100 MB
File Size (for all other formats)
40 MB
unlimited
unlimited
unlimited
unlimited
Publish to the Kotobee Shared Library







Go to our Downloads and Pricing page and get started today. 


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