Join author Anne-Marie Concepción, as she shows how to create fixed-width EPUBs to sell in the iBookstore. The course explores the fixed-layout EPUB format and files, providing a quick-start EPUB template to download, examine, and use to build simple fixed-layout files right away. The course explains how to get content from PDFs and InDesign files into an EPUB, demonstrates editing for fixed-layout settings, and covers modifying CSS to position content and proofing an EPUB on the iPad.
Comparing fixed-layout and flowing EPUBs
Replacing placeholders in the fixed-layout template
Extracting content from PDFs with Adobe Acrobat Pro and Reader
Using free scripts to streamline fixed-layout production
Extracting text and its formatting from InDesign layouts
Exporting InDesign layouts to single-page HTML files