Join Mike Rankin for an in-depth discussion in this video Moving content between pages, layouts, and books, part of iBooks Author for Teachers: The Basics.
It's likely that at some point in time, you'll want to move content around in your…iBooks Author projects, whether it's a single paragraph or an entire chapter.…For the most part, this is an easy task.…But it's a topic worth exploring since there are some nice shortcuts you can use,…as well as some restrictions to be aware of.…In our look at how to rearrange content in iBook's author, let's start small…and work our way up to the big stuff.…First, we'll look at individual pieces of text and page elements.…In addition to being able to copy and paste text, iBooks Author supports drag…and drop text editing.…
So if you have a paragraph or other range of text that you want to move elsewhere, you…simply first select the text, you can click and drag over it, or if you want a…whole paragraph, you can triple click.…In this case, I'll just select the last sentence of this first paragraph on the…page, then just move your cursor over the selected text, and click and drag the…text where you want it.…So, if I wanted this sentence to be the first sentence in the next paragraph…
- 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
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5. Working with Widgets
6. Working with Reviews
7. Sharing iBooks Author Projects
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