Indies Unlimited Explains How to Use Pressbooks

This week, Indies Unlimited featured Pressbooks as a formattting resource for indie authors. The post provides a four-step illustrated guide on how to format your manuscript in Pressbooks. It also explains how Pressbooks cuts out the pain of preparing your book for CreateSpace and other print markets, builds your table of contents for you and more →

Using Pressbooks to Create Digital ‘Singles’

Newsweek Europe used Pressbooks to produce a series of short ebooks (and a few print prototypes) “at the speed of news.” The program publishes a book every few weeks–each of them long-form journalism on a specialized topic in current events, written by one of Newsweek’s correspondents. Check out Sheila Bounford’s column in Futurebook to learn more about the Digital Insights program at more →

Pressbooks Interviewed on The Write Stuff Radio Show

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.

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 →

Get 30% Off PDF Exports Through Oct. 20

This month, we’re making Pressbooks easier to use, and even more useful as we introduce new tutorials and Guide chapters, and some new themes for thrillers, literary fiction, mysteries and scifi. Deal! 30% off PDF+Ebook Pro upgrades Tutorial videos: How to add a user and more New Guide chapter: Using the visual and text editors more →