Join Mike Rankin for an in-depth discussion in this video Collaborating on a project, part of iBooks Author for Teachers: The Basics.
They say two heads are better than one, and being an author can sometimes be a…lonely job, so why not consider working with someone else to create your…iBooks Author project?…Let's take a look at how you can share an iBooks Author file to allow someone…else to collaborate with you on your project.…There are a few different ways you can share content from iBooks Author with a…colleague who is helping you develop the project.…First, if you really want to share the full duties of authoring, you can share…the iBooks Author file itself.…It's best to do this after you've settled on things like the formatting of your…paragraph and character styles, just so you don't create more work for yourself…by introducing inconsistent formatting.…
That said, iBooks Author has a lot going for it in a collaborative workflow.…First of all, there is just one file to share.…You don't have to worry about collecting up a whole bunch of linked assets like…images, movies, et cetera.…And as we saw in a previous movie, it's a breeze to copy and paste sections or…
- 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
Skill Level Appropriate for all
iBooks Author Essential Trainingwith Chris Mattia6h 55m Appropriate for all
Graphic Design Foundations: Typographywith Ina Saltz2h 23m Beginner
iBooks Author for Teachers: Creating a Math Lessonwith Mike Rankin54m 18s Intermediate
iBooks Author for Teachers: Creating a Lab Manualwith Mike Rankin44m 42s Appropriate for all
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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