It was just a matter of time. Techno wizardry has enabled authors to digitally sign an ebook. Depending on the ereader, authors can personally inscribe their works. Here’s the link to the article on how its done:
And another new trend in the ebook world is the concept of the virtual book club. This is a great way for an author to participate directly as a guest speaker with people interested in ebooks. Details about that can be found here:
In this day when it’s all about getting the word out in the virtual world, these are two concepts to set the savvy author apart from the ones who just put their ebooks out there and expect them to sell.