Join William Everhart for an in-depth discussion in this video Is print dead?, part of Digital Publishing Fundamentals.
I have spent the better portion of my career as a print specialist.…I have seen my share of changes to the publishing industry over the past couple…of decades, but nothing like what's happening right now.…Should print professionals be looking for another career?…Well, don't dust off your resume just yet folks, but certainly take the time to…educate yourself on digital publishing solutions.…In fact, I'm going to bet that's exactly why you're here.…Even if you're not currently tasked with converting your printed content to an…eBook, you very soon will.…It is inevitable, as sales of tablet devices increase daily and thus the demand…for digital content skyrockets.…
Back in the early 90s I began hearing, "print is dead," being preached from every…corner of the digital publishing world.…As a printing professional this statement struck a nerve with me and still does.…This was a time when the PDF document was first introduced and everyone was…convinced that it would revolutionize the publishing world. And in a way it did,…
- 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
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Creating a Fixed-Layout EPUBwith Anne-Marie Concepción3h 18m Intermediate
InDesign CS6: Interactive Documentswith Mike Rankin5h 11m Intermediate
InDesign CS6 to EPUB, Kindle, and iPadwith Anne-Marie Concepción7h 33m Intermediate
1. What Is Digital Publishing?
2. EPUB Explained
3. Fixed-Layout EPUB Explained
What is a fixed-layout EPUB?1m 22s
4. PDF Explained
5. ebook Apps
6. Digital Publishing Software
7. Digital Distribution
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