Join Tony Harmer for an in-depth discussion in this video From Pages to EPUB, part of Creating Ebooks for the Kindle.
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…So, here I am with the document opened in Pages.…This is Pages version 5.2.…At the time of recording, the most current version of Pages.…And pretty much the same as the Word document here.…In that things have been separated out with a…page break before each major heading inside of there.…No extra information that won't translate, such as headers and footers.…I've chosen to use the indentation method here for my text.…This is basically a piece of text so, I…could either use space before and space after or indentation.…
I've chosen the latter of those two, and…everything in there has been applied via a style.…You'll see that there's no local formatting going on.…They're all showing a style format there applied,…so everything formatted just as it should be.…Pages does make ePub export very, very easy in that you can…just go to the File menu, choose Export To, and choose ePub.…It would be kind of nice inside of the resulting dialogue to have a…choice to export to ePub 2 or ePub 3, but it doesn't give you that.…
- Reviewing ebook formats
- Converting to EPUB from Word and Pages
- Converting HTML/XHTML to EPUB
- Adding a cover image
- Editing metadata
- Building a TOC
- Adding and editing links
- Publishing to Amazon
Skill Level Beginner
Digital Publishing Fundamentalswith William Everhart1h 8m Appropriate for all
Distributing and Marketing Ebookswith David Wogahn3h 16m Intermediate
1. Formats and Tools
2. InDesign Workflows
InDesign CS4 to CC2m 47s
3. Word, Text, and HTML
4. Tools of Choice
5. Editing Your EPUB with calibre
6. Editing Your EPUB with Sigil
7. Publishing to Amazon
Where to go from here1m 36s
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