Join Gabriel Powell for an in-depth discussion in this video Exporting hyperlinks, part of Creating Ebooks with InDesign CS4 or CS5.
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Hyperlinks are really useful in eBooks. Some hyperlinks are used to jump from one …page to another. Other hyperlinks take you quickly to a website. …And other hyperlinks can even link to an email address. …When you convert an InDesign document to an EPUB file, most of the different types …of hyperlinks are maintained. So it only makes sense to include them in …an eBook. In this lesson, I'm going to show you how …to create several different types of hyperlinks. …Then I'm going to demonstrate what happens to the hyperlinks when you export …them to an EPUB file. To insert hyperlinks, you use the …hyperlinks panel. Which can be found by going up to the …window menu, choosing interactive, and then hyperlinks.…
Notice that the hyperlinks panel is divided into two parts, a hyperlink …section at the top, and a cross references section at the bottom of the panel. …You can drag the divider bar, right here in the middle, in order to adjust the …amount of space that each section takes up. …Perhaps the most basic type of hyperlink that you can create is a hyperlink that …
- Exporting an EPUB file from InDesign CS4 or CS5
- What's inside an EPUB file?
- Editing an EPUB file in Mac OS X or Windows
- Laying out pages
- Working with text
- Exporting graphics
- Creating a table of contents or navigation guide
- Inserting metadata
- Creating scalable images
- Validating an EPUB file
Skill Level Intermediate
InDesign CS5 to EPUB, Kindle, and iPadwith Anne-Marie Concepción5h 31m Intermediate
Creating a Fixed-Layout EPUBwith Anne-Marie Concepción3h 18m Intermediate
InDesign CS5: Interactive Documents and Presentationswith James Fritz3h 51m Intermediate
1. Getting Started
What is an ebook?6m 16s
2. The Anatomy of an EPUB File
3. Page Layout
4. Working with Text
5. Exporting Graphics
6. Adding the Final Touches
7. Beyond InDesign: Editing an EPUB File
8. Final Step
Validating an EPUB file8m 16s
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