First things: I am not using the overlays feature of InDesign.
It is not possible to add scrolling text fields in a reflowable ePUB, but with the fixed layout format we can add a text box on a page a...Show More
We can add a few compleling details to our fixed-layout eBook. Animation and image sequences are useful additions.We know that we can add multimedia (audio and video) to our reflowable eBooks, but in ...Show More
We have already been through making a reflowable eBook; digital native, no intention to make a print version. This meant that we worked in InDesign on single pages, no spreads, and we set the pages up...Show More
Now we have created seperate IDML files from InDesign we need to import these into an iBooks Author template.We need to understand something about the structure of an iBooks Author file and how this r...Show More
iBooks Author provides some ways to get content from InDesign. The best way is to export from InDesign to the IDML format but we need to do this section by section.This first screencast episode shows ...Show More
When we place audio on the page of a fixed-layout eBook, we cannot expect it to contiunue to play when the page is turned. Simply, each page is a new XHTML document, so audio (or any media) will stop ...Show More
In this screencast we look at building the fixed-layout eBook (ePub3) and getting objects to appear on the screen with some animation.We also look at creating a button to make an image appear on the s...Show More