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Create HTML widget for iBooks Author - YouTube

This short tutorial takes you through the basics of cutting and pasting a website or video's embed code (iframe) into the main.html file of a widget and plac...
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Embed a web page into your iBook using this tutorial and sample widget that you download and modify. 

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Adding Glossary Terms with Images in iBooks Author - YouTube

See how to quickly add glossary terms into iBooks Author and attach images to the terms so that they are visible in the study cards.
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Add an image to the Glossary in iBooks Author. The secret is to make it in-line and not floating. 

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How-to: Make accessible iBooks with iBooks Author

How-to: Make accessible iBooks with iBooks Author | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it
Apple takes pride making sure its products and software is made for every user, including students and teachers in the classroom. iPads are being used more and more throughout the classroom. To ass...
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Brief tutorial on how to make iBooks accessible discussing how to add image descriptions. 

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How to Submit Your iBooks Author E-Book to the iBookstore - For Dummies

How to Submit Your iBooks Author E-Book to the iBookstore - For Dummies | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it
To distribute your e-books via the iBookstore, you need to set up a publisher account with Apple . Click the Online Application link to open the Create an Account screen
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Details on how to use iTunes Connect to publish your iBook.

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Making ebooks in Pages 5.2: Here's what works now (and what still doesn't) | Macworld

Making ebooks in Pages 5.2: Here's what works now (and what still doesn't) | Macworld | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it
After nearly four years of stagnation, Pages's ebook export tools have recently received several promising updates. Macworld's resident ebook expert Serenity Caldwell takes a look at what's changed (and what's still broken).
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Not ready or don't need to create an iBook, ePub format is still alive and well and it works on all of the Apple devices including your iPhone. This article gives an overview of creating ePubs with Pages with technical speak that maybe more then some people want or need. 


For some books iBook Author is more then is needed. In that case just use Pages and export as an ePub.  

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How To Write Your First Book In iBooks Author

How To Write Your First Book In iBooks Author | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it
If you have ever wanted to write a book and get it published, Apple's latest— and possibly game changing software–iBooks Author might very well be the easiest and fastest way to get it done.
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Intro to creating an iBook.

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Add a Link to an Image in iBooks Author | iBooks Author Training

Add a Link to an Image in iBooks Author | iBooks Author Training | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it
This a good workaround for adding a hyperlink to an image in iBook Author. http://t.co/9s5OC8mARP

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Create an image hyperlink work around in iBooks 

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A good hack  that works

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Apple announces new iBooks features and updates - Talking New Media

Apple announces new iBooks features and updates - Talking New Media | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it
Talking New Media Apple announces new iBooks features and updates Talking New Media Apple sent paid book account holders an email outlining the recent changes to iBooks and iBooks Author.
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Info on updates
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Thinking About Tomorrow

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Adding vector graphics to iBooks Author created ibooks. 

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Free 3D Models and Textures | TurboSquid.com

Free 3D Models and Textures | TurboSquid.com | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it
Find the best selection of Free 3D models and Free textures for instant download and use from the best online 3D model catalog.
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3D models for iBooks Author, you need to join to download.

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Make amazing HTML5 widgets for iBooks Author with no coding knowledge - AMYSYS

Make amazing HTML5 widgets for iBooks Author with no coding knowledge - AMYSYS | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it
The topic of my blog this week will be about a fantastic piece of software called iAd Producer. Now, firstly, you may want to know what an iAd is!

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Open an iOS App from inside your eBook - Bookry Blog

Open an iOS App from inside your eBook - Bookry Blog | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it
Open App Widget for iBooks Author We have had many requests for a widget that can launch an external iOS app on the iPad from within a book created with iBooks Author and this handy Open App widget does exactly that!

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Inserting Math Equations into iBooks Author - YouTube

Creating math equations in iBooks Author using LaTex codes and the Daum Equation Editor.

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Creating math equations in iBooks Author using LaTex codes and the Daum Equation Editor.

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▶ Collect Display Data in iBooks Author with Google Forms/Sheets - YouTube

This tutorial shows you how to create an HTML widget for iBooks Author that will collect data in one part of the book then display it in another part of your...
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 Collect Display Data in an iBooks using iBooks Author with Google Forms/Sheets 

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In-Book Photo Widget for iBooks Author is Here!

In-Book Photo Widget for iBooks Author is Here! | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it

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Bookry has an in book photo widget that allows readers to add their own photos to a book published by someone else. Great for students to add content as they interact with an iBook. 

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Working with Landscape and Portrait Orientation in iBooks AuthoriBooks Author Templates | Blog | iBooks Author Templates | Blog

Working with Landscape and Portrait Orientation in iBooks AuthoriBooks Author Templates | Blog | iBooks Author Templates | Blog | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it
When you create your book in iBooks Author, one of the most important features to understand is Page Orientation. When viewing a book on the iPad there
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Understanding Landscape and Portrait orientation in iBooks Author.

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5 Reasons to Try iBooks Author

5 Reasons to Try iBooks Author | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it
There are so many ways that iPads can be used in the classroom, and one of my favorite things about these tablets is the ability to use iBooks with students. Although there are tons of great options
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Why should you try iBooks Author to create your own iBooks? This short article provides several ideas. 

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The Many Benefits of Using iBooks in Education

The Many Benefits of Using iBooks in Education | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it
Apple's electronic books are an excellent compliment to their tablets and to the needs of education. Even before the computer revolution, the significant
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Overview of iBooks

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Embedding Google Forms into iBooks

Embedding Google Forms into iBooks | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it
Embedding google forms into iBooks. Paul Hamilton looks at using Bookry widgets and google forms and inserting into iBook Author. The end result is an iBook ...

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Google forms in iBooks 

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A mashup of Google forms and a Bookry widget builder

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A teachers intro to iAd Producer for iBooks Author Widgets part 1

This is a very basic intro to using iAd Producer to create HTML widgets for iBooks Author.
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Good basic info to help you get started.
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How to Use iAD to Create an External Video Widget - iBA

How to Use iAD to Create an External Video Widget - iBA | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it
Video tutorial shows you how to create visually appealing widgets for iBooks Author. Use external videos, keep iBook file size small. No coding!
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Tutorial on creating an external video widget for iBA.

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OurBricks

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3D models for iBooks Author, web site best viewed in Chrome or Firefox.

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The iBA Collaborative - Google+

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Great site for information on building iBooks Author content, collaborating with other builders, and getting answers to questions. 

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How To Fake a Hyperlink Text Pop-Over in iBooks Author » Copy / Paste by Peter Pappas

How To Fake a Hyperlink Text Pop-Over in iBooks Author » Copy / Paste by Peter Pappas | iBooks Author Advanced Topics | Scoop.it
The iBA Pop-Over widget is designed to have text pop up when you tap on an image. Here's a hack so you have an image pop up when you tap on text.

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