Join Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating your first ebook in just four minutes, part of Up and Running with iBooks Author.
Let's see how easy it is to create a brand new book using iBooks Author. …When you first launch iBooks Author, you'll be presented with a Template …Chooser that has a series of templates that you can choose from that Apple has …provided for you. I'm going to use this one called Craft, and …when you click on Choose, you'll see that it creates a brand new document for you …that has pictures and text already laid out for you. …Let's zoom out of this so we can see the whole thing at once. …The first thing I'll do is name my first chapter. …This book is going to be all about a trip to Vietnam, so we're going to call …chapter one Ho Chi Minh City. The next thing I want to do is add some images.…
If you open the Media Browser, you'll see that you have access to all of your …Aperture or iPhoto images. I already have a whole bunch of photos …from Vietnam added into my Aperture library, so I'm going to use some of these. …To add one of these photos to your project, simply click and drag it right in. …
- Your first ebook in just four minutes
- Creating covers and introductions
- Importing and formatting text
- Adding and adjusting images
- Creating custom layouts
- Inserting tables, charts, and galleries
- Adding audio and video
- Creating a table of contents or glossary
- Previewing and publishing your iBook
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Started with iBooks Author
2. Creating Your Cover and Introduction
Creating a cover3m 7s
3. Book-Design Basics
4. Customizing Your Layout
5. Advanced Techniques
6. Previewing and Publishing
Previewing on your iPad1m 37s
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