What is a good TOC for eBook

TOC for eBook, or, for e-publishing is quite different from traditional TOC on paper. The difference comes from two aspects.

TOC on e-publishing

Requirements

Thus, new requirement for TOC emerged.

Instructions

Here are some instructions for turning traditonal TOC into modern TOC.

A bad TOC

A good TOC

Examples

If you browse online book stores, you can find books with good TOC there. One typical example is Feedbooks, books there mostly use one level list TOC, capitalized, with arabic numeric chapter numbers, showing beautifully on eReaders.

You can also find old epub files with old styled TOC on Gutenberg.org, they are really not easy to use.

And, at last, ePub Magic TOC is designed to create modern TOC for you.