FAQs

Frequent Ask Quesions (FAQs)

What is Booklify?

Booklify is a platform devoted to creating a global community of book lovers by encouraging users to read, discuss, and share their favourite books with their friends. With Booklify, you have fun and interesting ways to read and share books, interact with writers, meet new friends and see the world in a whole new way. 

With Booklify, you can…

Publish or self-publish your books and gain access to a wide network of readers. Find your favourite books from our ever increasing stock of books from any category. Tell the world about your books and ideas. Get more sales from your books. Share your favourite books with friends and those that it really matters to. Meet new people and get book recommendations.

What type of books can you find on Booklify?

We love e-books here at Booklify. You will find books in several genres.

What are ebooks? 

Ebooks are simply books in digital form, readable on a reading devices such as smart phones and laptops. Once you purchase a book on Booklify, you can read it any way you like on your Android Smartphone.

I signed up but haven't received my account activation email. What do I do next?

Usually within five minutes of registering, you will receive an account activation email. Click on the hyperlink in the email to complete your registration. If you don't receive the email within 10 minutes, most likely your email program or email provider has misidentified the email as spam. Look in your spam box. The second most common reason you won't receive the email is that you gave us the wrong email address, in which case you should re-register. Please configure your email so all email coming from Booklify.ng is on your "safe list." However, if none of the above tips help you locate the email, try re-registering, and if that still doesn't work please contact us.

I'm trying to re-register, but the system tells me my email address is already taken? 

This means you already successfully completed your registration by clicking the account activation hyperlink we emailed to you.  All you need to do now is sign in with your email address and password. If you forgot your password, click the "forgot password?" link to generate a new one.

I have forgotten the password to my Booklify account. How do I access it?

Click on the button that indicates “forgot password.”
Enter your registered email address and click Proceed.
You will get an email on your registered account with instructions on how to set a new password.

Why do I need to provide my email address to sign up?

Your email address helps us provide timely information to you about your favourite books.

How do I publish with Booklify? 

Simply sign up for an account if you haven't already (it's free).  We'll send you a confirmation email with a hyperlink you'll click to activate your account. What you first need to do is to read the Booklify Guide  for instructions on how to upload your manuscript. Once your manuscript is formatted and you have a professional cover image prepared, you click "Add book" and simply wait for it to finish uploading. 

How do I fund my wallet? 

You can fund your Booklify e-wallet in two ways. By using a Debit card or through bank deposit/transfer. Check the Booklify Guide for instructions on how to fund your wallet.

Why do I need to fund my user wallet?

User wallet accord users the opportunity to buy books on Booklify. Thus, funding your user wallet makes purchasing of books easier and faster.

How do I purchase a book? 

First, register for a free account if you have not already. Make sure your wallet is funded. At the top right of every book page is a shopping cart logo. Simply click on the book and on the book profile, click “Add to Cart” to purchase the book.

How do I access my shopping cart? 

When you purchase a book, you click the shopping cart icon on the upper right side of the page and it takes you to your shopping cart. 

How do I access a book I purchased?  

After you purchase a book, you can download it and read it on your smart phone with the Booklify android app. Click on the Books link at the top of the screen, and scroll down to Purchased Books. Click on the book you want to read. This takes you to the book's page, where you can scroll down and download the ebook.

Why should I sell my Books on Booklify? 

Booklify provides you with the best audience for your books. It’s free and easy to publish and distribute an ebook. No technical experience required. Reach exclusive sales that are otherwise difficult or impossible to reach. We’re continually developing new capabilities that help Booklify authors and publishers gain a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

Who can sell e-books on Booklify?

Anyone with a manuscript can sell on Booklify.

What are the charges for selling on Booklify?

We believe you as the writer should get more for your books. You get a 75% royalty for books sold on Booklify.

What steps does Booklify take to prevent card fraud? 

Fraud detection and prevention are very important to us. We take all steps to ensure that transactions are genuine and that our customer's details are completely secure. Online payments are monitored continuously for suspicious activity and some transactions are verified manually if we feel that it’s not authorized by the owner of the card.

Why was my Credit/Debit Card declined? 

If you experience trouble completing payment through debit/credit card, first thing to do is to make sure that your card is activated for online payments and that you have enough funds to complete the transaction. Your bank can help you verify these details.

What is my card number, expiration date, and CVV/security code?

When paying with Debit / Credit card on Booklify, we will ask you for your 16 digit Card number and expiry date and CVV (Card Verification Value)/Security Code. Please note that Booklify doesn't save your card information or CVV information and you will be asked to enter it each time you fund your wallet on Booklify.

Are there any restrictions to the number of books users can download or upload per day? 

There are entirely no restrictions to the number of books users can download or upload, however, it is important to note that users can only download books using the Booklify mobile application.

Asides from books, which other features can I enjoy on Booklify? 

Booklify creates a platform for users to interact with one another, share ideas as well as create quotes.

Is Booklify some kind of a publishing site? 

Yes. As a matter of fact, book publishing is also one of the numerous objectives of Booklify. We are resolute to become one of the largest publishing platforms in Nigeria and the world at large.

As a writer who wishes to contribute to the large spectrum of books, what do I have to do? 

Easy. Just sign up or login and create and upload your book.

How can I deactivate my account? 

Why not just let it be and come back to us whenever you want.

Would my account be deactivated if I don’t use it for a long time?  

We miss you when you don’t visit us enough but we never deactivate your account unless you requested for it

What is a circle? 

A circle is more like a community or book club on booklify. You can create or join any circle based on your interests and share your thoughts/experiences.

How do I report a listing infringement? 

If you think that your Intellectual Property Right has been infringed by any of our sellers, you can send us an email to info@Booklify.ng and once we confirm the infringement, we will remove the book from our store.

If I have found a security Bug/Vulnerability/Issue what should I do?

We take security very seriously at Booklify. If you find any bug on our website, kindly send us an email at info@Booklify.ng and we will take it up from there.

Can I get a refund if I don’t want the book again?

There are no refunds after you have purchased and downloaded a book.

I don’t have an ISBN. Can I still upload my book? 

You don’t have to own an ISBN to publish on Booklify. Simply upload your book and fill in “0” (without quotes) for the field that requires an ISBN value.

How do I upload my book as free?

You can make your book free while uploading your manuscript. Simply type “0” (without quotes) in the field for book price.

How do I review a book? 

Anyone with an account on Booklify is able to review a book by clicking on Review on the book description page.

How do I change the price?  

Simply go to your Dashboard, click My Books then Uploaded Books and navigate to the book. Click on the Book and on the book profile page, click Edit Book.

I notice some authors give their books away for free. Do you recommend this?  

Yes.  We think FREE has a place in every author's marketing toolbox. 

I've written several full-length books. Is there an advantage to publishing more than one book on Booklify?  

Yes, definitely. The more full-length books you publish on Booklify, the greater the chance readers discover your titles. This is because all the books are cross-linked to one another and to your author and/or publisher profile. Think of each book as a fish hook in the ocean. Booklify connects the hooks and creates a net by networking the books together. You're casting a wider net.

What is your publishing policy regarding sexually explicit scenes, profanity or other material? 

Booklify allows the publishing of written depictions of sexually explicit scenes, but we do not allow pornographic images within books, and we do not allow erotica that depicts minors engaged (willingly or unwillingly) in sexual acts. Fictional scenes of rape, sadism or pedophilia are strongly discouraged, and they're strictly prohibited if their purpose in the book is to arouse the reader. We also prohibit the publishing of materials that contain hate speech, or materials that advocate violence against other people; or materials that promote racism, homophobia or xenophobia; or written materials that advocate destructive or illegal activities. For all matter of an adult nature intended for mature audiences only, all characters depicted should clearly be adults age 18 or over, and the author should designate during the publishing process on the Publish page that the work is intended for adults only. Authors are also well-advised to include such warnings at the beginning of the book so customers are notified before reading further. For more information, please see the Booklify Terms of Service agreement.

My Question was not answered here? 

Oops! We’d love to hear from you. Kindly send us an email at info@Booklify.ng and you’ll get a response from us.