Pressbooks is as useful for organizing and structuring your manuscript as it is for writing your book. You can easily rearrange chapters simply by dragging and dropping and you can reorder parts by changing their order number. Take a minute to learn how in our latest tutorial video.
Oops, how to I go back? I’m sure you’ve wondered this at some point or another when writing your manuscript. The great news is, Pressbooks saves each a copy of your revision each time you save a new draft of a chapter. And you can go back to these revisions if you make a mistake. more →
Last night, Pressbooks’ marketing manager was interviewed by author Ashley Fontainne on her popular blogtalkradio show, The Write Stuff. They talked about how Pressbooks significantly reduces the work and cost involved for indie authors in producing a book. If you missed the show, you can listen to the recorded broadcast here.
Pressbookers, Got big plans to publish in 2015? Us too. Here’s some help and inspiration. 1. Creative Penn Podcast with Hugh McGuire 2. Marc Andreessen’s Blog Archive Ebook 3. Indie Authors Using Pressbooks 4. Pressbooks Help: Hyperlinks 5. Pressbooks Help: Adding and Editing Images 6. Canlit For Readers: 49th Shelf 7. Hpub Export Retiring 8. more →
In this week’s addition to our video series, we present a brief introduction to the basics of adding and editing images to your book in Pressbooks. Sample image photo credit: Luke,Ma via photopin cc
Michele Kimbrough is the author of the romance novels “Wildflower,” “Prudence” and her most recent release, “Dangerously in Love.” Kimbrough is a passionate Pressbooks user and was gracious enough to take some time out from writing to tell us how she uses the platform in her writing and publishing process. 1. Let’s start with a more →
Thanks to you, Pressbooks has grown tremendously. Now, a new year is ahead of us, and we couldn’t be more excited. To thank you for your support of Pressbooks, we’re ringing in the new year with a $59 special on PDF+EBOOK exports–that’s 40% off. This is a great chance to get in position to fulfill more →
Our Pressbooks tutorial library has expanded again, this time with a new video on using the parts and chapters features to help structure your book. Check it out at this link or below.
Joanna Penn, of popular podcast The Creative Penn, interviewed Pressbooks founder Hugh McGuire for this week’s episode. They talked about the biggest 2014 developments in book publishing–from audio to subscription models to the “bleeding edge” of self-publishing–and what those mean for indie authors. For Hugh’s perspectives on audio books, exclusivity and subscription models, innovations in the publishing more →
If you’re not sure where to insert your book’s metadata, our newest tutorial will help. Including metadata in your book file and in the bookstores is a crucial step to connecting your book with interested readers and elevating your book’s findability. Watch the video to learn how and where to insert your book metadata using more →