Join Mikkel Aaland for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a new document, part of Creating Photography Ebooks.
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In this video, I'll show you how to create a new document InDesign that's …specifically set up for ePub work. So, I'm going to select Create New Document. …And here, under intent, I'm going to select web. …Now, you see what happens down here? Immediately, this becomes pixels which is …the measurement unit of the screen, and number of pages, I'll put in 50. …It doesn't really matter if you get this one right because you can always add or …delete pages later. I'm going to make sure that phasing pages …is deselected, because the way ePub documents work, they flow continuously …where phasing pages is not necessary. I'm going to select Master Text Frame and …I'll show you why I did that shortly. Page Size, I'm going to select 1024 by 768.…
And the reason I'm doing that is that's the size of the iPad, the original iPad. …And the new iPad is actually double that resolution, 2048 by 1536. …But most of the devices, the ePub devices, are going to be less than the …1024 by 768. For example, the Kindle, the effective …
- What is an ebook?
- The process in a nutshell, from start to finish
- Creating and designing an ebook in InDesign
- Adding hyperlinks and a table of contents
- Exporting to the EPUB format
- Publishing and marketing your ebook