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Build Your First Ebook From Scratch in Just 2 Hours

Guille Lopez, Hello. Hola.

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14 Videos (1h 3m)
    • Introduction

    • Download Class Material
    • Install Text Editor

    • Create Your Ebook Folder

    • Build Your Ebook File

    • Validate Your Ebook File

    • Read Your Ebook File

    • Add Your Book's Metadata

    • Add Your Book's Cover

    • Add Your First Chapter

    • Add More Chapters

    • Add An Index Page

    • Add Styles and Lists

    • Add Images


About This Class

Building an ebook with the standard epub format is not as complex as you might imagine. The process involves some technical steps, but with some self discipline and following the clear steps on this class, I am pretty sure you will be able to reach the goal and build your own ebook from scratch.

Once you have your ebook file you will be able to read it on your iPad, and why not, start selling it in Amazon or iTunes!

12 of 13 students recommendSee All

Fantastic content. Well-paced. Great tips.
Excellent! A very well-structured class that gives the student a good introduction to the various elements that make up an EPUB.
This is a fantastic way to get to grips with the basics of creating an ebook. Guille explains everything clearly, and provides a solid foundation for further experimentation and learning. Would be nice to see some discussion of CSS for the formatting – maybe an idea for another class?





Guille Lopez

Hello. Hola.

I never thought I will become a Software Engineer. But in 1999 it seemed the best way to aproach the interesting platform the internet was becoming. Since then I have worked on many different online projects. From big ones for brands such as Google or Barclays, where I colaborate with many different specialist, to small personal projects, where I take care of all the different parts.

On 2012 I joined a five guys start-up in New York, called, and a year later we were bought b...

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