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Whether creating a PDF or having Lulu convert a document to a PDF, source document must be properly formatted. Read following to learn about style use:
“ So You Want to Write a Book with MS Word” http:// daiya . mvps .org/ bookwordnoframes . htm
Book: “Self-publishing using OpenOffice.org 3 Writer” www.lulu.com/content/7801648
Open Office Writers group . Our focus is to develop a better tool for writing books and novels and also to discuss how to improve the template. http://groups. google .com/group/open-office-writers?hl=en& pli =1
New Pages Use CTRL-Enter in Microsoft Word, or Insert Break Page Break
Headers and Footers
Start with Page One on right.
The first page of a chapter should have a blank header.
MS Word has its most useful header and footer controls in Page Setup under the File menu.
Line length “Alphabet test” to set line length: type every lowercase letter from a to z. You should be able to fit 2 to 3 alphabets on your line: abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzabcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzabcdefghijklmno
Template flowchart FOLDER= files_for_USB USB flashdrive #5 ustrade_ template .doc Click to open file… #6 FOLDER= virgin_templates Save file to…. #7 #8 - Open “ustrade_ template.doc” #9 - Save as “chpt001_ text.doc” FOLDER= chpt001
See “Printing Basics” http://fosiexpert.com/files/print-basics-090301.pdf
English or inches
Millimeter and centimeter
Traditional points and picas
12pts to the pica
6 picas to the inch
72pts to the inch
Postscript points – The traditional point has been supplanted by the desktop publishing point (also called the PostScript point), which has been rounded to an even 72 points to the inch ( 1 point = 127 ⁄ 360 mm ≈ 0.353 mm ). In either system, there are 12 points to the pica. Typography Unit Converter