Join Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke for an in-depth discussion in this video Working with master objects, part of Up and Running with iBooks Author.
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When editing a Master Layout, in iBooks Author. …Any object that you add to a layout. Is a Master Object. …That Master Object can be editable, or not. …That's entirely up to you. We'll start by adding a editable object …in here. As a photograph, that is meant to be …replaced on every page that you use it. To start, I'm going to duplicate one of …these existing layouts. We're going to make a 2 column layout with …photo, so I'll just call that With Photo. On this layout, I'll go ahead and add in …a picture that will act as a placeholder. It doesn't matter what you add.…
Go ahead and add something that you're going to want to look at every time you're …editing your page. Once it's been added, you can position …it, scale it, rotate it, and do whatever you'd like to it. …You can even go into the Inspector, and under the Graphics layout change things …like the stroke or add a picture frame. We'll go ahead and add something playful …like this one here. Now that the object has been added to the …
- 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
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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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