*Best-Selling Ebook Publisher Spiderworks Chooses Lulu And Print-On-Demand
For ‘First To Market’ Status With Release Of New Automator Book For Mac OS
X Tiger*

Print-on-Demand at Delivers the Very First Book in New Series of
“Mac OS X Technology Guides” to Consumers within Days of the Release of Mac

RALEIGH, NC–May 2, 2005–Lulu Enterprises, the world’s only marketplace
for independent publishing and print-on-demand of all digital content,
including books, music and photos, today announced the exclusive book
release of SpiderWorks’ “Mac OS X Technology Guide to Automator” by Ben
Waldie at The book is considered the essential guide to the
Automator software included in Apple Computer’s new Mac OS X Tiger and is
the first Automator book available to consumers.

SpiderWorks, a specialist in how-to eBooks and printed books, was able to
accomplish this speed-to-market through Lulu. Since standard publishers are
unable to accommodate last minute rewrites and OS changes, Lulu’s
print-on-demand technology and ability to make the book available
immediately guaranteed that, only days after the release of Mac OS X Tiger,
SpiderWorks would have the first published book dedicated to Automator. The
book is available right now from and To purchase
“Mac OS X Technology Guide to Automator” by Ben Waldie, please see

“The release of the new SpiderWorks title is a perfect example of the
benefits of independent publishing through,” said Gart Davis,
president, Lulu Enterprises. “Print-on-demand allows us to accept last
minute changes to the text, so you can finish writing the night before
launch and still be the first to market. You cannot deny the edge that
‘speed to market’ delivers in today’s competitive environments.”

Future “Mac OS X Technology Guides” will cover other Mac OS X Tiger
innovations, such as Dashboard and Spotlight. Please visit the web site for details.

*About Lulu*

Founded in 2002, Lulu is the web’s premier independent publishing
marketplace for digital do-it-yourselfers. The only place on the web where
you can publish, sell and buy any and all things digital–books, music,
comics, photographs, movies and, well, you get the idea. We simply provide
the tools that leave control of content in the hands of the people who
created the content. You see, *Lulu is a technology company, not a
publisher.* So you can use ( to publish
and sell any kind of digital content, and no one here is going to ask you
to change anything. Ever. Your vision is entirely YOURS. The word ‘lulu’ as
an old-fashioned term for a remarkable idea, person, place or thing. Think
of us as an open marketplace for digital content. The web’s version of a
fresh air market. An on-demand publishing tool for books, e-books, music,
images, movies and calendars. A remarkable idea, person or place. Most
importantly, Lulu is you. Please see (
for more information.

*About SpiderWorks, LLC*

SpiderWorks specializes in how-to eBooks and printed books, providing
quality content from respected authors at a low price. Where it takes some
publishers several months to get new technology-related books into the
hands of customers, SpiderWorks is able to bypass those traditional print
production hurdles by embracing the eBook format and utilizing the advanced
print-on-demand publishing services of, satisfying the immediate
needs of today’s digital lifestyles in a timely, cost-effective manner. For
more information, visit