New Tutorial: Inserting Metadata

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 →

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 →

New Book Themes for Mysteries, Thrillers, Scifi

Pressbooks just released four new themes that you can use to create your book. The layouts are perfect for mysteries, thrillers, scifi and literary fiction. The themes were inspired by their namesakes, classic authors John LeCarre, Graham Greene, Jack Higgins and Robert Ludlum. Try out the new designs on your book, and let us know 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 →

Editing Text and Code in Pressbooks

Now live: The latest installment in our Pressbooks User Guide, on how to use Pressbooks’ visual and text editors. The chapter explains the difference between Pressbooks’ two modes of editing, when you might want to use each for different scenarios and how to get the most out of the formatting menu options as you’re developing your book. There’s more →