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How To Publish A Class E-Book Using iTunes - Edudemic

How To Publish A Class E-Book Using iTunes - Edudemic | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it

“ Often teachers want to share the ebooks their students have made with a wider audience, not least parents!”


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 A great step-by--step guide that takes you through the process of uploading an eBook to iTunes

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Download my iBooks Author guide and all my iBooks at iTunes http://bit.ly/12G8EaW
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How to Hack an HTML 5 iBooks Author Widget | iPad EdTech

How to Hack an HTML 5 iBooks Author Widget | iPad EdTech | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
How to Hack an HTML 5 iBooks Author Widget. Learn Educational Technology with me in my iPad Paperless Math Classroom.
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Creating live "Padlet" pages in iBook Author using iAd producer

Creating live "Padlet" pages in iBook Author using iAd producer | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
I have been playing around with iBook author for a while and love its potential for engaging students in the classroom. I am currently creating...
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Optimizing iPad Video for iBooks Author and Pages

Optimizing iPad Video for iBooks Author and Pages | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
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Great analysis by Frank Lowney on optimizing video. Including test videos, with detailed analyses in downloadable eTextbook created with iBooks Author.

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Optimizing iPad Video for iBooks Author and Pages

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Making Invisible Pop Overs in iBooks Author - YouTube

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Fast and effective tutorial

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iBooks Author Interactive Practice Widget Built in Keynote

iBooks Author Interactive Practice Widget Built in Keynote | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
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The core idea of this widget centers on creating a "Links Only" presentation in Keynote. 

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Exploring History in 10 Interactive Lessons

Exploring History in 10 Interactive Lessons | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
Ten engaging questions and historic documents empower students to be the historian in the classroom. Free at iTunes and as downloadable PDF.
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My newest iBook  - designed by my students

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Make amazing HTML5 widgets for iBooks Author with no coding knowledge

Make amazing HTML5 widgets for iBooks Author with no coding knowledge | Publishing with iBooks Author | 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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Class 13: Working with iBooks Author

Class 13: Working with iBooks Author | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
This week we will wrap up our first drafts of our DBQs for inclusion into our collaborative iBook. During the first 2/3s of class students will finalize their content and be sure to have their DBQ ...
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Tips for using external on-page widgets in #iBooksAuthor 2.2

Tips for using  external on-page widgets in #iBooksAuthor 2.2 | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
use external widgets as elements on a page in iBooksAuthor #ibooksauthor
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D. R. Hale's curator insight, January 4, 10:43 PM

Our friends in the Mathematics arena are jumping up and down right now.  This Looks great.

 

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Free iBook: "Quick Start: iBooks Author" » by Peter Pappas

Free iBook: "Quick Start: iBooks Author" »  by Peter Pappas | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
Get started - interactive tour of iBA, widget sampler with settings, and tips and tricks for designing your iBook and managing your work flow.
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Here's my free multi-touch iBook that will get you started using iBooks Author. Includes an interactive tour of the app, widget sampler with settings, and tips and tricks for designing your iBook and managing your work flow.

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Mika Auramo's curator insight, March 26, 2014 1:40 AM

iBooks Authorilla tekemään esim. oppimispäiväkirjaa tai videojournalia media-aiheista.

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You can now import Book Creator books into iBooks Author - Book Creator app | Blog

You can now import Book Creator books into iBooks Author - Book Creator app | Blog | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
Apple released an update to iBooks Author that allows you to import ePub files as a new book project.
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Once in iBooks Author your book is converted to Apple’s .ibooks format. This means you can use all the great formatting tools with iBooks Author, but as your book is no longer an ePub file you won’t be able to use it in Book Creator or read on non-Apple devices.

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iBooks Author Gains New Import Options - TidBITS

iBooks Author Gains New Import Options - TidBITS | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
Joining the other updates pouring from Apple’s servers recently is one for iBooks Author 2.2, which brings some new templates, the capability to import from EPUBs, and a collection of other enhancements to the ebook authoring software.
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Best review to date of the iBA 2.2 update

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Google Maps Widget for iBooks Author

Allow students to see anything and everything on the globe with as much detail as Google Maps makes possible without having to leave the book.
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 A GoogleMaps widget for iBooks Author projects.  Covers the whole world and allows zooming to individual landmarks and locations.  See the video demonstrating it and download the widget to use yourself: http://mrfranksclass.com/widgets
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Workaround for creating a footnote in iBooks Author

Workaround for creating a footnote in iBooks Author | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it

A good tip from  Frank Lowney

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Created by Frank Lowney - who figured out popover widget workaround that works in both landscape and portrait modes.

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How to open, edit and close an *.ibooks file

How to open, edit and close an *.ibooks file.

You  can edit the internal  components of an *.ibooks file because 1) the container is easily opened and… - Frank Lowney - Google+
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Creating a Keynote Hotspot in iBooks Author - YouTube

A short clip on how to add a hotspot to an image that launches a keynote in iBooks Author.
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David Van Leeuwen's curator insight, February 23, 10:49 AM

Cool tool for mortals creating an interactive iBook.

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Interactive Maps with Keynote and Gimp - Teaching with Technology

Interactive Maps with Keynote and Gimp - Teaching with Technology | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
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Nice workflow  - then import as widget into iBooks Author

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How to Publish an eBook with Kindle Kids Book Creator - Tutorial

How to Publish an eBook with Kindle Kids Book Creator - Tutorial | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
Create an Amazon Kindle Picture Book with Kindle Kids Book Creator from an iBooks Author PDF Amazon announced today their new product for easily creating Children's Picture Books and publishing the...
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You would lose all the iBA widgets, but might work for some content

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Interactive Video Widgets in iBooks - Teaching with Technology

Interactive Video Widgets in iBooks - Teaching with Technology | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
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How to put clickable hotspots on videos

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Interactive Video Widgets in iBooks - Teaching with Technology

Interactive Video Widgets in iBooks - Teaching with Technology | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
Great read via @falconphysics Interactive Video Widgets in iBooks - Teaching with Technology #ibooksauthor #ipad http://t.co/cIyYwm4ab2
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2-Page Spreads in iBooks Author

2-Page Spreads in iBooks Author | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
Never stop learning, because life never stops teaching. -author unknown Recently, I was presenting on iBooks Author from the Early Childhood perspective along with 2 other Apple Distinguished Educa...

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Great idea for short iBook for elementary students

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How to ‘auto play’ Bookry widgets in iBooks Author

How to ‘auto play’ Bookry widgets in iBooks Author | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
Learn how to "auto play" @theBookry widgets in the new version of #iBooksAuthor http://t.co/ToFTTawzxm #edTech #iPaded
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A clever hack

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How to run Bookry Widgets ‘On the Page’ in iBooks Author

How to run Bookry Widgets ‘On the Page’ in iBooks Author | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
RT @thebookry: How to run @theBookry widgets "on the page" in the new version of #iBooksAuthor http://t.co/rNy0jvxuKW #edTech #iPaded
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Peter Pappas - Here's my seven iBooks. All are free at iTunes

Peter Pappas - Here's my seven iBooks. All are free at iTunes | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it

Download six  free interactive multi-touch iBooks by Peter Pappas on the iTunes Store.  All made using iBooks Author.

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Here's a link to all my iBooks on iTunes

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iBooks Author updated with ePub and InDesign importer, new templates, and more

iBooks Author updated with ePub and InDesign importer, new templates, and more | Publishing with iBooks Author | Scoop.it
Apple has updated iBooks Author for OS X Yosemite and added support for new file formats and other enhancements. First among these is the ability to import Adobe InDesign and ePub files to a projec...
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