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How to Use Python in Ebook Production with Orca Book Publishers’ Bruce Keith

Learn how Python scripts make ebook production easier for Orca Book Publishers.

Subject(s): Blog
Resource Type(s): Tools
Audience:
Technical

How to Test Language Shifts in EPUBs Using Thorium

Learn how to test language shifts in EPUBs with this step-by-step guide.

Subject(s): Ebook Production
Resource Type(s): Step-by-Step, Tools
Audience:
Introduction

Ebook Workflow Guide: In-house Production of Born-Accessible Ebooks

To prepare a book for conversion, with accessibility in mind, the steps covered in Ebook Workflow Guide: In-house Production of Born Accessible Ebooks should be followed (if you use Word and InDesign for your manuscript...

Subject(s): Ebook Production
Resource Type(s): Standards and Best Practices, Step-by-Step
Audience:
Technical

Introduction to Third-party Production of Born-Accessible Ebooks

When working with a conversion house or other third-party producer of ebooks, it is important to talk about accessibility feature. This Introductory guide shares some questions publishers can ask to get an idea of their...

Subject(s): Ebook Production
Resource Type(s): Foundations and Rationale
Audience:
Introduction

Introduction to Accessible Ebook Production: Fixed Layout Format

Fixed layout books can't have as many accessiblity features as reflowable books, but there are steps to take to ensure the book is as accessible as possible! This brief introduction to making accessible, fixed layout...

Subject(s): Ebook Production
Resource Type(s): Standards and Best Practices
Audience:
Technical

Best Practices for Writing Image Descriptions

This Best Practices document reviews key guidelines to writing image descriptions. Whether you are a publisher, freelancer, author, or anyone else, this document will help you make decisions about how and what to describe.

Subject(s): Image Descriptions
Resource Type(s): Standards and Best Practices
Audience:
Non-technical

A Guide to Adding Image Descriptions to Your Social Media Posts

Most of the popular social media platforms allow users to add alt-text to their images. This resource provides step-by-step instructions for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.

Subject(s): Digital Marketing, Image Descriptions
Resource Type(s): Standards and Best Practices, Step-by-Step
Audience:
Technical

Accessible Audiobook Production: General Recording Notes

This resource discusses some general technical guidelines that can be used when planning out audiobook production and post-production.

Subject(s): Audiobook Production
Resource Type(s): Standards and Best Practices
Audience:
Technical