The table of contents becomes the book's control room once you enter the realm of online book production with Booktype. Chapters can be assigned to editors or translators, they can be locked, put on hold and more. In this blog post, we walk you through a few components of what the Booktype table of contents is capable of.
We believe Booktype makes beautiful books. Others believe you need Adobe InDesign to make really beautiful print books. Because we listen to you (and don’t like to argue), we have added Adobe InDesign as an export channel to Booktype. Yes, this means you can now benefit from Booktype’s collaborative, online book production features and still use InDesign for the final touches. This post tells you how book designers and corporate publishers can benefit from this new feature.
The 2016/2017 annual report was the third year in a row where Amnesty International relied on Booktype’s single source publishing technology to produce the report in nine languages - print ready by the click of a button. Amnesty International's annual report showcases the advantages of “single source publishing” with Booktype.
The social book: a way of working, writing and developing stories in a social way. And it is fun. You never write alone. Why is it making waves in the publishing industry? Why should traditional publishers take note?
Being informed is the first step to protecting self-publishing authors from an unfortunate trend in ebook plagiarism. Is it enough to count on the natural ownership you have for creating your work or should you register a common law copyright too? If an image is royalty free, does that mean you can use it for your book cover? We explore these questions and more in this post.
Reading books changes lives -- quite literally. Imagine if students would learn how easy it can be to write and publish books! Harnessing the power of books to transform lives and enrich communities, the Elevforlaget platform enables students to publish their writing outside of classrooms, as printed books or e-books. Here's how Booktype facilitated this project.
Booktype 2.1 is now available for download! Among other great features, you can now upgrade the look and feel of your books with new layout designs and an in-text image editor. What are you waiting for? Get publishing today!
This month, Omnibook is launching a series of new book designs. In this blog post, you will learn more bit about the challenges of creating designs for a platform that delivers digital and print publications at the same time.