Learning to Create eBooks Video Tutorial Course

CareerVision Training

£ 75 - (Rs 6,142)
VAT incl.

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  • Beginner
  • Distance learning
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• Format: DVD-ROM
• Duration: 5 Hours (90 lessons)
• Instructor: Andy Anderson
• Platform: Windows PC or Mac
• Date Released 16-01-2013
In this video based ePub training course, Andy Anderson will teach you how to create and publish eBooks using Adobe InDesign. eBooks are a powerful way to publish your document, be it a book, instruction manual or just a personal journal for your own personal perusal. You can distribute it using a number of different methods which Andy covers in this course.

You will start by setting up an InDesign template for your ePub. You will import the text and work with character and paragraph styles for your publication. You will learn how to do basic formatting, add page breaks and a table of contents. Andy shows you how to add and optimize images in your eBook, and how to export and proof your ePub.

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Requirements: This is a DVD Video Tutorial Course which is shipped to you. Work through the video tutorials at your own pace. If you have the software you can practice along with the instructor using the same exercise files as the instructor which are included on the DVD. The narrated training videos demonstrate the key tools and professional techniques helping you to work faster and smarter. All the concepts of each application are explained clearly and precisely. The DVD works on PC and Mac. You can jump to and from lessons and work at your own pace.


Where and when

Starts Location
Distance Learning

What you'll learn on the course

Publishing Skills
Adobe InDesign

Course programme

01. Introduction To Electronic Publishing
0101 Intro To ePubs
0102 About Andy
0103 What You Will Learn
0104 Working With The Exercise Files
0105 What Is Electronic Publishing
02. Electronic Publishing Essentials
0201 Intro To ePub Essentials
0202 Creating An ePub Friendly Document
0203 Setting Up An InDesign Template
0204 Importing Text And Applying Styles
0205 Working With Paragraph Styles
0206 Working With Character Styles
0207 Testing The Document
03. Basic ePub Formatting
0301 Intro To Basic ePub Formatting
0302 Converting Tables To ePubs
0303 Working With Anchors
0304 Using The Articles Panel
0305 Controlling Vertical Spacing
0306 Inserting Inline Graphics
0307 Determining The Viewer Application
04. Page Breaks And Table of Contents
0401 Intro To Page Breaks And Table of Contents
0402 Creating A Cover Page
0403 Generating A Table Of Contents
0404 Breaking Pages On The TOC
0405 Creating Breaks With Additional Styles
0406 Creating A TOC With The Books Panel
05. Optimizing ePub Images
0501 Intro to ePub Images
0502 The Coffee Table E-Book
0503 Creating A Non-Master Master Page
0504 Adding Images And Page Breaks
0505 Adding Alternate Text To An Image
0506 Directly Editing An ePub Document
0507 Controlling Image Placement
0508 Image Optimization
0509 Adding A Separate Cover Page
06. Exporting And Proofing An ePub
0601 Intro To Exporting Options
0602 Export General Options
0603 Export Image Options
0604 Export Advanced Options
0605 Proofing The ePub
0606 Using iTunes And Dropbox
07. Editing The ePub Document Files
0701 Intro To ePub Doc Files
0702 Extracting The ePub Documents
0703 An Overview Of ePub Documents
0704 Editing The ePub Documents In Dreamweaver
0705 Modifying The ePub Table Of Contents
0706 Adding A Guide Section To The ePub
08. Tying Up Loose Ends
0801 Tying Up Loose Ends
0802 Building The Project
0803 Modifying The Table Of Contents
0804 Generating External Links
0805 Working With Alternate ePub Formats
0806 Using The Kindle InDesign Plug-In
0807 Validating The ePub Document
09. Publishing Considerations
0901 Intro To Publishing Considerations
0902 Obtaining An ISBN
0903 Publishing Electronically
0904 Working With An Aggregator
0905 Final Thoughts

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