Join Jan Kabili for an in-depth discussion in this video Customizing your book, part of Creating Photo Books with Blurb.
The default elements that come with BookSmart, like the Starter Layout I created…with the Setup Wizard early in this chapter and the pre-built page templates in…the Layout Panel, offer more than enough choices for many bookmakers and they…will stick just with those, and that's fine.…But if you want to make your book unique, there are a number of optional…customization features in BookSmart that you can use.…For one thing, you can add pages to your Starter Layout.…The minimum number of pages in any Blurb book is 20 pages.…That's what I got when I created this book using the Setup Wizard.…
You can see that's my last page, Page 20, down here in the Filmstrip.…To add more pages, I'll click on a page after which I want to add a page.…So let's say I want to add a page after the left facing page with the cemetery.…I have selected that page in the Filmstrip.…Now, notice that after this spread, there's only one more spread already laid out…in my book; that's this one.…I'll go back and I'll select that cemetery on the left hand page and I'll add a…
- Planning a photo book
- Color managing photos for BookSmart
- Laying out pages in BookSmart
- Troubleshooting image size in BookSmart
- Importing photos to Bookify
- Adding, deleting, and moving pages in Bookify
- Downloading and installing Blurb's InDesign plug-in
- Uploading a PDF to Blurb
- Ordering and selling photo books
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Ready to Make a Book
2. Using Blurb BookSmart Desktop Software
3. Using Blurb Bookify Online
4. Using PDF to Book
5. Ordering and Selling Your Book
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