Top Free & Useful Tool for Publishing Online and Offline Flip Books
Top usefulTool for Publishing
online and offline flip books
When creating flip book, page-flip
resources/tool/software is required.
On the one hand, professional developers
prefer Java and Flash project;
On the other hand, normal junior users would
like a free and easy flipbook creator to build
digital book with page flip effect. Here, I want
to share what I got with you guys, and it will
be my pleasure if this can help any of you.
1. Free online page flipping tools:
Issuu, aims to promote digital document sharing on the web.
Text still has to be made simplified and ready for Issuu. Not all
PDF will work.
Codebox, this BETA tool is basically a front end to these two
open source software solutions so it is completely free. But
sorry that Codebox already announced that they have shut
down pdf to page flip conversion service. Here is their
Flipsnack, another free online tool that lets you easily convert
pdf files to flip-able e-books. But output flipbook must be
uploaded to web. Offline flip book is not available.
aXmag, free basic online page-flip creator, PDF
format support, great page flip effect.FYI, you
need to pay for pro service.
For above free onlineWeb based Conversion
services.They are very easy to use and no need
to install it locally on the user’s computer.
Furthermore, online web conversion services can
be accessed from anywhere.
Meanwhile, the disadvantage is that an Internet
Connection is a must have criteria. And it makes
users relies on 3rd party sites.
2. Java and Flash project code:
Page-Flip component: http://flippingbook.com/products/flash-
A powerful add-on for Adobe Flash MX-CS4 for creating page flip
effect, providing great extending and integration possibilities.
But cost more than 250USD per half year.
professional developers may love
those. But for non-professional
people, it is really hard to create
flipbook by them.
Desktop software do not reply on internet and 3rd
party website.They have more advanced
features, like batch processing conversion, html5
supporting, mobile reading available, etc.
They are suitable for
professional people in digital
publishing business. It is kind of
worth of money, such as Kvisoft
Look their awesome demo here:
How to Convert PDF to 3D Flash
Page Flipping EBook or
It has a very easy to use
interface, which enable
you to create pdf to flash
flip book in 3 steps. Output
file can be used as flipping
online magazines, e-
books, e-newspaper, online
catalogs, and other
publications for online
sharing or offline delivery.