Join Mike Rankin for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding hyperlinks and cross-references, part of iBooks Author for Teachers: The Basics.
One of the best advantages eBooks and other digital projects have over their…printed counterparts is that they can include hyperlinks to related material.…In iBooks Author, you can create hyperlinks that open web pages, create email…messages, or navigate to text or figures within your projects.…So let's create some links.…This part of my geology project mentions the Arches National Park and the…amazing rock formations found there.…I think it would really enhance my project if my readers could tap here and go…directly to the website for the Arches National Park.…
I'll switch over to Safari, and I have that website opened right now.…So I'll select the URL, and copy it, switch back to iBooks Author, and to make…this text a clickable link, I just have to highlight it, so we'll highlight…Arches National Park, I'll open the Inspector, go to the Link Inspector, and…choose Enable as hyperlink.…I'll link to a webpage, and change the URL from apple.com to the one that I want.…
This is now a live hyperlink and it has some new formatting to indicate that.…
- Creating and editing layouts
- Setting text preferences
- Working with color and images
- Importing and moving content
- Adding an image gallery widget
- Creating scrolling sidebars and pop-overs
- Incorporating audio and video
- Creating reviews with multiple choice and matching questions
- Sharing iBooks Author projects via email and PDF
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1. Working with Layouts and Pages
2. Working with Text Elements
3. Working with Color and Images
4. Importing and Moving Content
Importing content from a PDF4m 50s
5. Working with Widgets
6. Working with Reviews
7. Sharing iBooks Author Projects
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