Digital Workflow: Top Eleven Tips For Intelligent, Cross-Platform Book Development and Production
In today's digital publishing environment it isn't enough to simply get the job done. We need to master workflow creation and management, a smooth and seamless path to a perfect publishing product. Is that too much to ask? We're working on it. Colvin, Kostick and Sandusky are publishing pros with particular expertise in the finer points of digital workflow, from simultaneous print-digital tracks, to digital-first book production and beyond, into new digital product development for the future. Their Top Eleven Tips will fine-tune attendees' existing practices and help put anyone new to digital production on the express track. Topics include: The best data system for your products; Documentation- how and how much; Becoming digital-first; Gleaning ideas from other staffers, other professionals, other industries; Keeping current, keeping flexible; Reevaluating systems and hunting down workarounds; Staying ahead of change, building in change; Becoming a digital development master for books and whatever comes next.