EncartaLabs

iBooks Author

( Duration: 1 Day )

The iBooks Author is a simple software that allows fast publishing of e-books on Apple iBooks for the e-Readers everywhere. The iBooks Author training course will give participants efficiency in creating, formatting and publishing of e-books on the iBookstore.

By attending iBooks Author workshop, Participants will learn to:

  • Create e-book on Apple hardware
  • Visualize the imagination using Drag & Drop Interface of iBook apps
  • Edit, format, customize and publish book
  • Add updates by publishing new versions of the original title
  • Create interactive instructional text books

  • Writers
  • Online Educators
  • Teachers
  • Online Publishers

COURSE AGENDA

1

Introduction to iBooks Author

  • Introduction
  • Installation
2

Templates

  • Survey of Templates
  • Creating Templates
3

Basic Terminology

  • Pages
  • Chapters
  • Sections
4

File Management

  • Saving Files
  • Additional Media
  • Exporting
5

Inspector

  • Document
  • Layout and Wrap
  • Text Options
  • Graphics and Metrics
  • Links and Widgets
6

Book Options

  • Titles and Metadata
  • Intro Media
  • Glossary
7

Settings and Interface

  • Preferences
  • Toolbar
  • OS X Considerations
8

Widgets

  • Gallery
  • Media
  • Review
  • Keynote
  • Interactive Image
  • D
  • Scrolling Sidebar
  • Pop-Over
  • HTML
9

Charts

  • Chart Basics
  • D Charts
  • Numbers
10

Views

  • View Tools
11

Basic Instructional Project

  • Project Overview and Work Files
  • Images
  • Widgets
  • Formatting
  • Editing and Revising
12

Creating Media for Instructional Project

  • Lights/Camera/Action
  • Audio Recording
  • Mobile Devices
  • Final Cut X
  • Compressor
  • Screen Capture
  • Things to Avoid
13

Preview and Export the Instructional Project

  • Preview Options
  • IPad Demo
  • Internal Release
14

D Widget Project

  • SketchUp
  • Exporting for Widget
15

HTML Widget Project

  • HTML 5 Overview
  • Adobe Edge
  • Exporting for Widget
16

Keynote Widget Project

  • Exporting to Widget
17

Review Widget Project

  • Writing Good Review Questions
  • Useful Material Review
  • Purpose of Reviewing
18

Software Manual Project

  • Sample Chapter Overview
  • Creating a Demonstration
  • Optimizing Video Files
  • Audio Only vs. Video
  • Complex Recording Systems
19

iBooks on iOS

  • Introduction
  • Gestures
  • Limited Resources
  • IPad vs. iPhone
20

iBooks Showcase

21

Publishing on the iBooks Store

  • Accounts
  • ISBN Application
  • IBooks Store Agreement
  • Sample Chapter
  • Promoting
22

Troubleshooting

  • Optimizing Media
  • Widget Limitations
  • Crowd Sourcing
  • Software Versions
  • Forums
23

Conclusion

Encarta Labs Advantage

  • One Stop Corporate Training Solution Providers for over 3,500 Modules on a variety of subjects
  • All courses are delivered by Industry Veterans
  • Get jumpstarted from newbie to production ready in a matter of few days
  • Trained more than 20,000 corporate candidates across india and abroad
  • All our trainings are conducted in workshop mode with more focus on hands On

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