Some Recent Articles

"Who Cares How You Read? Just Read."
http://www.digitalbookworld.com/2015/who-cares-how-you-read-just-read/

“How to Build Rich Navigation in EPUB3”
http://www.digitalbookworld.com/2015/how-to-build-rich-navigation-in-epub3/

“Building a Better Book” from InDesign Magazine, Issue 67
http://indesignsecrets.com/issues/issue-67-fixed-layout-epub

“RTF –> EPUB with a layover in InDesign.”
An article on finding efficiencies in an InDesign workflow for volume projects.
http://epubsecrets.com/rtf-epub-with-a-layover-in-indesign.php


Fixed Layout Ebooks

“Adobe’s New FXL Export”
Published on the day that Adobe released an InDesign update supporting fixed-layout exports.
http://epubsecrets.com/adobes-new-fxl-export.php

“Before you Make a Fixed-Layout Ebook: Five Things to Watch Out For”
A teaser for a DBW webinar
www.digitalbookworld.com/2014/before-you-make-a-fixed-layout-ebook-five-things-to-watch-out-for/

“Forging a Way Forward for Fixed-Layout Ebooks”
http://www.digitalbookworld.com/2014/forging-a-way-forward-for-fixed-layout-ebooks/

“Creating Fixed-Layout EPUBs"
My slide deck from Pepcon
http://www.slideshare.net/LauraBrady/creating-fixedlayout-epubs


“Laura Brady – Inspired, Outspoken, Dedicated”
An interview with Kaleeg Hainsworth of Brightwing Books
http://www.goldstandard.brightwing.ca/laura/


“Ebook, e-book, eBook: Toward a Fulsome #eprdctn Terminology”
An article on digital publishing lingo.
http://epubsecrets.com/ebook-e-book-ebook-toward-a-fulsome-eprdctn-terminology.php

The Ebook Unicorn: Standards in Ebook Developmenthttp://www.booknetcanada.ca/blog/2014/1/28/the-ebook-unicorn-standards-in-ebook-development.html#.UufdDPYo7XS

“#eprdctn — Digital Publishing Professionals Collaborate on Twitter." http://socialmediaweek.org/newyork/2014/01/29/eprdctn-digital-publishing-professionals-collaborate-twitter/#.UulLBPYo7XT

“There’s no Ceiling if You Start at the Top: Women in Digital Publishing and Tech," by Christen Thomas and Laura Brady. http://www.digitalbookworld.com/2013/theres-no-ceiling-if-you-start-at-the-top-women-in-digital-publishing-and-tech/

ebookcraft Sneak Peek. http://www.booknetcanada.ca/blog/2013/11/15/ebookcraft-sneak-peek.html#.UoePfo0b6F5

“Can an Ebook Look Good?“ A look at the state of Ebook Typography. From a workshop given at Book Summit 2013, June 20, 2013, by Erin Mallory and Laura Brady. http://www.slideshare.net/LauraBrady/ebook-typography-presentationfinal

A recent Teleread debate on the cost and value of cheap ebook conversions. “Self-publishers beware! Just got a ‘Great Offer’ that’s anything but” by Juli Munroe. http://www.teleread.com/publishing/self-publishers-beware-just-got-a-great-offer-thats-anything-but/

Graphic Arts Magazine published a profile of the work we do.
See: http://graphicartsmag.com/articles/2012/06/epub-vs-pdf-digital-book-formats.

Laura was the featured guest on an eBook Ninjas podcast discussing the current state of the fixed-layout format. Have a listen here:
http://ebookninjas.com/2012/07/15/episode-78-fixed-layout-with-laura-brady/