Apple iBooks Author


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Apple's bold plan to remake school education by replacing textbooks with the iPad and e-books and some slick apps for teachers and authors

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Apple iBooks Author

  1. 1. Available free on the Mac App store, iBooks Author is an amazing new appthat allows anyone to create beautiful Multi-Touch textbooks — and justabout any other kind of book — for iPad. With galleries, video, interactivediagrams, 3D objects, and more, these books bring content to life in waysthe printed page never could. Download iBooks Author free from the Mac App Store Watch the iBooks Author videoGive your book a great beginning with templates.No need to let the blank page scare you. Just start with an Apple-designed templates. Eachtemplate has a variety of page layouts to choose from — or create one of your own. converted by
  2. 2. ergpasini.nlurgbknsadd go a o iy Bn giBooks Author makes it simple to flow in text, graphics, movies, and more, so your book looksexactly the way you want. Drag and drop a Pages or Microsoft Word document to the Booknavigator to add it as a new section. Then, when you drag and drop in images, your typeautomatically flows around them. converted by
  3. 3. Ctcicmkw uh .sa oz ile tiBooks Author has everything you need to create a great-looking book. Add text, shapes,charts, tables, and Multi-Touch widgets anywhere on the page with a single click. Maskimages, use alignment guides — even add reflections and shadows. It’s as easy as using aword processor, but powerful enough to design more advanced layouts.Adt dd w An e .s gr t. ieWidgets add Multi-Touch magic to books with interactive photo galleries that bring images tolife, engrossing 3D objects you can’t help interacting with, animations that burst off the page,and more. converted by
  4. 4. Add beautiful, interactive elements to your book with just a few clicks. See all widgetsnhtbiAs.g ly lc iit u b rte ii iBooks Author lets you create books that people with disabilities can read and experience. The table of contents, glossary, widgets, main text, and more are built to automatically take advantage of VoiceOver technology. Add accessibility descriptions to any widget or media — including movies and quizzes — so even those with vision impairments can use them. converted by
  5. 5. htd Go w t rt eu. As youre building your book, check out how it looks by previewing it on your iPad. When it’s just the way you want and you’re ready to publish, iBooks Author helps you submit to the iBookstore for purchase or free download. You can also export it in iBooks format to share on iTunes U or to give to anyone with an iPad. Learn how to publish to the iBookstore iBooks textbooks on iPad. Immersive, interactive, and engaging, textbooks on iPad offer an experience that will capture students’ imaginations and take learning to a whole new level. Learn more iBooks AuthorShop the Apple Online Store (1-800-MY-APPLE), visit an Apple Retail Store, or find a reseller. Apple Info Site Map Hot News RSS Feeds Contact UsCopyright © 2012 Apple Inc. All rights reserved. Terms of Use Privacy Policy converted by