When it comes to ebook conversion of mobipocket, do we really need to encode the book category or genre? Mobipocket as one of the leading ebook provider, the powerful Mobipocket reader have feature to filter files… to filter them according to publisher, genre and author.
Let’s look at the ebook reader’s (person) point of view. Let’s assume that a bookworm has lots of ebook collection on his Mobipocket Reader or eLibrary. It will be easy to find ebooks by a certain author, publisher or genre by clicking the filter feature.
For the record, here’s the list of mobipocket categories.
Action & Adventure, Architecture & Design, Art, Asian Interest, Biographies, Bioscience & Clinical Medicine, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Calculators, Cartoons, Classics, Computing & Internet, Cooking, Current Events, Dictionaries, Economics, Education, Entertainment, Erotica, Encyclopedias, Family, Fantasy, Gay & Lesbian, Gender Studies, General Fiction, Geography, Health, Historical Fiction, History, Horror, House & Home, Humor, Humor Political, Juvenile Fiction, Language & Linguistics, Law, Literary Criticism & Collections, Mathematics, Media & Communication, Medical, Movies & TV Series, Music & Songs, Mystery & Crime, Nature, Novels, Performing Arts, Pets, Philosophy, Poetry, Politics, Psychology, Quizzes, Reference, Religious Fiction, Restaurant Guides, Romance, Science Fiction, Science & Technical, Self-Improvement, Short Stories, Sociology, Spiritual & Religion, Sports & Outdoors, Study Aids, Suspense & Thrillers, Tales & Fables, Technological Fiction, Technology, Theatre, Travel, True Crime, Undefined
What if your category is not included in the list? We could leave blank the main subject or choose “undefined” during conversion. This is okay IF the ebookworm has few ebook collection. Take note that ebook files in eLibrary will eventually grow in the long run. I’m sure Mobipocket and MobiReader fanatics understand what I mean.