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Course Details

Time: 9AM - 4PM Eastern Time (ET)
Duration: 2 Days


In this course, you will learn how to: Create rich and engaging EPUB files based on the EPUB 3.0 technology; Convert print designs to EPUB documents; Include animation, rich media and interactive elements in your EPUB document; Preview, test and export your EPUB for a variety of devices.


or equivalent knowledge or experience is mandatory.

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Course Outline

  • Introduction
    • What are ePub mobile PDFs and Adobe DPS formats?
    • ePub 3.0 FXL devices
    • ePub 2.0 vs 3.0 standards
    • What can and can't be included in an ePub document
  • Adobe InDesign brief review
    • The InDesign workspace
    • Creating InDesign documents
    • Working with text and images
  • Preparing the InDesign document for a fixed layout ePub
    • Creating a new fixed layout document
    • Working with pages and master pages and spreads
    • Converting a print based layout into a FXL ePub
    • Tips for layout adjustment
    • Controlling versions and content with the content collection tools
    • Updating linked content
  • Adding media to your ePub
    • Importing sound and video formats
    • Working with buttons and button actions
    • Building Object States (slide shows)
  • Animation Tools
    • Overview of HTML 5 animation tools
    • InDesign animation tools
    • Animation presets
    • Creating and editing an animation
    • Setting up timing and timing effects
    • Testing and previewing animations
  • Navigation, functionality and accessibility
    • Creating a cover image
    • Building a device table of contents
    • Adding hyperlinks
    • What is metadata?
    • Adding metadata
    • Adding accessibility features for assistive technology devices
  • Previewing, testing and exporting
    • General export options for FXL ePub
    • Previewing ePubs on your desktop computer
    • Previewing for the iBooks iPad app and mobile devices
    • Resources for publishing and distributing the ePub

Private training is available for this course.

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