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Lean publishing "Principles of Package Design"

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Slideshow of my unconference talk at PHP Benelux Conference 2015.

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Lean publishing "Principles of Package Design"

  1. 1. Lean publishing Principles of Package Design @matthiasnoback
  2. 2. leanpub.com
  3. 3. No-questions asked refund Buy using PayPal Configure minimum price Offer a free sample
  4. 4. A Year With Symfony
  5. 5. Principles of Package Design
  6. 6. Lean Live publishing
  7. 7. You can use Git too Leanpub uses Dropbox Text files
  8. 8. Markdown (or: Markua)
  9. 9. Dangers of lean publishing Sounds familiar, right?
  10. 10. The author may never finish the book...
  11. 11. 1 commit in four months
  12. 12. ... and your refund right may expire
  13. 13. They're waiting...
  14. 14. Proof-reading • By "experts" • By "n00bs" • By native English speakers • By non-native English speakers
  15. 15. Still takes quite a lot of effort
  16. 16. Things to think about • Create a print-ready cover • Fix layout issues in auto-generated PDF • Fix more issues when uploading to Createspace • Register your own ISBN • ...
  17. 17. Let's see how it goes
  18. 18. Paper books available € 20 auto- graphed ;)
  19. 19. Digital books available $ 19 PDF MOBI EPUB leanpub.com/principles-of-package-design/c/phpbnl15
  20. 20. It's also on Amazon
  21. 21. Image courtesy • Crowd: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/ farewell-reception-for-201213-chevening-scholars

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