Contents

  1. Introduction & How You Can Help

  2. I. Getting Started

    1. 1. How to Make and Self-Publish a Book (and Where Pressbooks Fits in)

    2. 2. The 5-Step Guide to Using Pressbooks

    3. 3. Navigating the Pressbooks Menus

    4. 4. Registering

    5. 5. Changing Your Password

    6. 6. Languages

    7. 7. Supported Browsers

  3. II. Navigating the Menus

    1. 8. My Catalog

    2. 9. User profile

    3. 10. Upgrade

    4. 11. How to Upgrade Using a Discount Offer

    5. 12. Glossaries

    6. 13. Book Info

    7. 14. Appearance

    8. 15. Export

    9. 16. Tools and Settings (Formerly Utilities)

    10. 17. Search and Replace

  4. III. Making Your Book

    1. 18. Automatic Pages and Content

    2. 19. Copyright Page

    3. 20. What is in a Book?

    4. 21. Visual & Text Editors

    5. 22. Table of Contents: Adding a Second Level

    6. 23. Book Covers for Ebooks and Print-on-Demand

    7. 24. Parts

    8. 25. Chapters

    9. 26. Front Matter

    10. 27. Back Matter

    11. 28. Privacy Settings: Global and Chapter-level

    12. 29. Delete a Book

  5. IV. Getting Your Book Into Pressbooks

    1. 30. How to Get Your Book Into Pressbooks

    2. 31. Copy Paste: Tried and True

    3. 32. Writing Directly in Pressbooks

    4. 33. Using the Visual and Text Editors in Pressbooks

    5. 34. Import from Word (docx)

    6. 35. Import from WordPress

    7. 36. The Importance of "Good Markup"

    8. 37. Common Formatting Problems in Pressbooks

  6. V. Parts and Chapters

    1. 38. Chapter Author and Subtitle

    2. 39. Numberless Chapters, Invisible Parts, and Customizable Section Labels

    3. 40. Collapsible Subsections for Webbook

  7. VI. Exports

    1. 41. PDF Export & Options

    2. 42. Ebook (EPUB + Mobi) Exports

    3. 43. Customizing your Exports with Custom Styles

    4. 44. How to Copy a Book, Change Your Book's URL, or Export and Import Pressbooks XML

    5. 45. How to Test Your Ebooks

    6. 46. Why Your Pressbooks MOBI File Doesn't Look Nice When You Test on your iPhone or iPad (and Why You Shouldn't Worry About It!)

    7. 47. Theme Lock

    8. 48. Export Validation Logs

  8. VII. Special Formatting

    1. 49. Internal and External Hyperlinks

    2. 50. Typography: Hyphens

    3. 51. Paragraphs, Indents, No-indents and Poetry

    4. 52. Running Heads & Running Feet (PDF only)

    5. 53. Chapter Title Styling

    6. 54. Section Breaks, Page Breaks and Blank Pages

    7. 55. Typography: Tight and Loose Tracking

    8. 56. Left or Right Chapter Openings (for Print/PDF)

    9. 57. Custom Page Size (PDF)

    10. 58. Widows, Orphans and Bottom Balancing

    11. 59. Changing the font-size and line-height in your PDF outputs

    12. 60. Changing Page Margins in PDF Exports

    13. 61. New Theme Options

    14. 62. Adding Dropcaps to Your Book

    15. 63. Columns (for PDF)

    16. 64. Adding Pullquotes

    17. 65. Formatting Ordered Lists

    18. 66. Shortcodes

    19. 67. Paginated Chapters in a Webbook

  9. VIII. Media

    1. 68. Embedded Media & Interactive Content

    2. 69. Enabling and Using Lightboxes for Images

    3. 70. Media Attributions

    4. 71. Adding Images

    5. 72. Image Editing

    6. 73. Media: Images & Best Practices

    7. 74. Supported Media Upload Formats

    8. 75. File Size and Storage Limits

  10. IX. Educational Features and Uses

    1. 76. Accessibility & Universal Design

    2. 77. Themes for Academic and Educational Texts

    3. 78. Creative Commons Licensing

    4. 79. Users & Collaborators

    5. 80. Comments and Review

    6. 81. Book Cloning

    7. 82. Source Comparison for Cloned Books

    8. 83. H5P Interactive Content

    9. 84. Web Distribution of Exported Files

    10. 85. Enable and Use Markdown

    11. 86. Hypothesis for Webbook Annotation & Comments

    12. 87. Equations and Formulas: How to Use LaTeX

    13. 88. Tables & Textboxes

    14. 89. Navigation & Internal Links

    15. 90. Catalogs

    16. 91. Footnotes and (Chapter) Endnotes

    17. 92. Open Educational Resource Repositories and Guides

  11. X. Third-Party Distribution

    1. 93. Publishing in the Kindle Store

    2. 94. Getting Your Book into Kobo

    3. 95. Get Your Book into Google and Nook

    4. 96. Need Help Publishing Your Ebook?

    5. 97. Print-on-Demand with IngramSpark

  12. Resources and Support

  13. Contact Pressbooks

  14. Testing End Notes