How to Make and Self-Publish a Book Using Pressbooks

You’re using Pressbooks to produce your book files (yay, you!)–but do you know what to do next? Our Slideshare will show you how to make and self-publish a book using Pressbooks and demystify the publishing process from start to finish. You can check it out below or at http://www.slideshare.net/mackinaw/howtomakeabook-pressbooks How to Make a Book: The more →

New Video: Editing Your CSS

Ever wondered how to customize the look of your book just a little more, or even start from scratch with a design personalized to you? The latest in our video series is a brief introduction that shows how to get into your CSS in Pressbooks and edit it so you can make the look your more →

Black Friday Special at Pressbooks: 50% off Print Files

Half-Price Print Book Upgrades¬†Today Through Sunday This weekend we give thanks for all the great books we’ve read, and all the great (and not-so-great!) books we’ve written. This weekend only, to thank you for being a Pressbooks user, we’re offering you a ridiculously low, one-time-only price on PDF+EBOOK+PRO packages–50% off. This is a great time more →

Book Cover Design: What You Need to Know

When you go to publish your book, you’ll need both your exported files and two book covers–one for your ebook and one for the print version. Our most recent addition to the Pressbooks User Guide explains the basics of designing your book cover (or more likely commissioning a cover) for both ebook and print-on-demand venues. more →

New Theme: Goodison

With homage to Jamaican poet Lorna Goodison, our newest theme will lend a Caribbean flair to fiction, nonfiction, romance, memoir and more. Goodison features some smallcaps as well as IM Fell French Canon title fonts and Sorts Mill Goudy body fonts. Try out Goodison on your book. And as always, let us know what you more →