Posts tagged kf8
Review: The eBook Design and Development Guide by Paul Salvette
February 2, 2013 | 4:30 pm
So you may have read my review of How to Format your eBook for Kindle, NOOK, Smashwords, and Everything Else. You remember that one, where I sort of missed that the book was no longer for sale? The author was kind enough to send us a review copy of his revised book, The eBook Design and Development Guide, and I will make up for my goof by reviewing the revised version. I prefer the new title. It's more professional and will, I think, clue potential readers to the fact that this a serious book which goes beyond e-book formatting. Salvette has added...
How to read DRM’d ePub books on the Kindle Fire. Amazon makes it possible.
May 14, 2012 | 9:01 am
So says Andrys Basten in A Kindle World Blog. Here's the beginning: Amazon makes it possible but doesn't make it ultra-easy The two most popular ePub readers for Android are not made available for the Kindle Fire, as Amazon concentrates on its own books but, as with about 3 million free books available these days for reading on the Kindle and which Amazon points us to on their own pages (re Project Gutenberg, Internet Archive, etc., all explained at this blog's Free Kindle Books guide), Amazon doesn't limit your ability to download non-Amazon books (despite the myths propagated by those who...
Kindle Publisher Tools with KF8 available for download now
January 13, 2012 | 9:47 am
From the Amazon Kindle Format 8 website: We’re pleased to announce that Kindle Publisher Tools - KindleGen and Kindle Previewerwith Kindle Format 8 (KF8) support are now available for download. Kindle Format 8 is Amazon’s next generation file format offering a wide range of new features and enhancements – including HTML5 and CSS3 support that publishers can use to create all types of books. KF8 adds over 150 new formatting capabilities, including drop caps, numbered lists, fixed layouts, nested tables, callouts, sidebars and Scalable Vector Graphics - opening up more opportunities to create Kindle books that readers will love. Kindle Fire...