500 YEARS AGO … THE MIDDLE AGESBooks were onlyHANDWRITTENand it tookONE FULL YEAR forONE MONKto createONE GREAT BOOK !
THEN JOHANNES GUTENBERG’S PRINTING SYSTEMDISRUPTED THE PUBLISHING INDUSTRYThen Gutenberg’sinvention madePUBLISHINGSCALABLE.One man couldproduce HUNDREDof books.
IN 2013… PUBLISHING IS A HEADACHE !Editors still create their booksfor PAPER…Then outsource it to get aniPAD VERSIONAnother outsourcing forANDROID VERSIONSAnother outsourcer forSMARTPHONESAnother one forWINDOWS 8, for the Nook,for Kindle, for Kobo…
IN 2013…. YOU NEED AGAIN 12 MONKSTO GET EBOOKSWELCOMEBACKTO THEMIDDLE AGES !
BUT THE SOLUTION EXISTS….Gutenberg Technology bringspublishers the tools to make digitalpublishing simple, scalable and multi-device.
BUT WHAT IS A BOOK ?(from Wikipedia)A book is a set of written, printed, illustrated, or blanksheets, made of ink, paper, parchment, or othermaterials, usually fastened together to hinge at one side.A set of text-filled or illustrated pages produced in electronicformat is known as an electronic book, or e-book.The FIRST BOOKS … were on TABLETS and PAPYRUSPERHAPS WE FORGOT IT BUTPUBLISHING ON A TABLET AND ONPAPER IS OLD…. And NEW AGAIN
Authors(Online/Offline)Chief editorImages / MapdesignersEditorProofreadersA BOOK = COMPLEXITY in Content andnumber of actorsTextsImagesMapsInfographyMusicVidéoInternal linksExternal linksExercicesAdd.ServicesN DesktoppublisherIT guys
HTML5IMPORT2000authors100,000 paper booksprinted in 2012AUTHORINGTOOLFor existingbooks…20,000 e-booksexpected in 2013
Synchronisation CommunicationEDITORA FULL SUITE OF TOOLS FOR EDITORSAll functions likeNOTE TAKINGHIGHLIGHTSBOOKMARKINGLikes… don’t L..WritingAddingCorrectingUploadingProofreading….
Synchronisation CommunicationIMPORTTEACHERFULL BOOK SUITE – STUDENT to TEACHER to STUDENTNOTE TAKINGHIGHLIGHTSBOOKMARKINGEXERCICESHOMEWORK…