Join William Everhart for an in-depth discussion in this video Exploring other digital publishing tools, part of Digital Publishing Fundamentals.
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You've just seen three of the major digital publishing applications.…Now I'd like to take a moment to introduce you to just a few more applications…that I think will help you in your journey to digital publishing.…Sigil is an open-source editor with a number of features specific to the EPUB format.…For example, with Sigil you can open the EPUB directly. There is no need to…decompress it, just edit it.…You can edit all of the HTML, CSS, and XML files within your EPUB document.…There is a preview mode and a code view mode, and if you'd like, a split view to…show both the preview and code view simultaneously.…
Oxygen Author can edit an EPUB directly without a need to decompress the files first.…You can edit the HTML, CSS, and XML files as well.…An added feature is Oxygen Authors built-in EPUB validator, with this you…can validate your EPUB to make sure that it will be accepted by most major marketplaces.…Calibre is a little bit more than just an EPUB editor;…it's actually more than eBook manager.…
- Is print dead?
- Understanding digital publishing terminology
- Comparing an EPUB to a fixed-layout EPUB
- Publishing with PDFs
- Understanding the benefits and shortcomings of ebook apps
- Working with InDesign, Word, and iBooks Author
- Understanding distribution options
- Selecting a publishing format