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Bookmarks tagged with “publishing”

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Markdoc | A powerful, flexible, Markdown-based authoring framework

"Markdoc is a Markdown-based syntax and toolchain for creating custom documentation sites from Stripe."

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RentFreeMedia

"Rent Free Media is a publishing distribution of Wagtail + Django aimed specifically at content creators who might otherwise use platforms such as Patreon, Substack, and Apple Podcasts. With it you can publish any sort of content to subscription users, as those services allow you to do."

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Adobe Sucks Scrotum

Open source, free, and one-time payment alternatives to Adobe.

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Web Design History Timeline 1990-2021

Explore the timeline of milestones in the history of web design from 1990 to the present.

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Substack

"makes it simple for a writer to start an email newsletter that makes money from subscriptions."

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The 'Future Book' Is Here, but It's Not What We Expected | WIRED

The Future Book was meant to be interactive, moving, alive. Its pages were supposed to be lush with whirling doodads, responsive, hands-on. The old paperback Zork choose-your-own-adventures were just the start. The Future Book would change depending on where you were, how you were feeling.

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Vellum

Create beautiful books with Vellum software for macOS

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Readium Website

The Readium Project primary goal is to provide rock-solid, performant building blocks and applications for EPUB publications.

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Why GOV.UK content should be published in HTML and not PDF

"Compared with HTML content, information published in a PDF is harder to find, use and maintain. More importantly, unless created with sufficient care PDFs can often be bad for accessibility and rarely comply with open standards."

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Article Performance Leaderboard

A scoreboard of how quickly articles from various media companies load.

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Finally a Handy Chart of the “Big 5” Book Publishers and Their Imprints

Trade book publishing is dominated by the “Big 5”: five book publishing companies that own or partner with over 100 different publishers and imprints, and who are responsible for the li…

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Introducing the GOV.UK publishing platform in detail

Lovely clarity from @danielroseman on how the GOV.UK publishing platform works in detail

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Don’t Trust Your CMS -- Following: How We Live Online

Don’t Trust Your CMS via @nymag - definitely pay attention to this if you are a developer of publishing software

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Twitter

It's the morning after the #ChristmasParty - the UK's most hungover day. Here's a pic of us revelling by St Paul's.

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Markdown to InDesign

Based on the ideas and tools discussed in this article, we’re developing a web service for automated cross-media publishing. The idea is simple enough: with our service, you will just dump some .docx (or markdown) files into your favorite cloud storage bucket (say Dropbox) and get .indd files in return, fully compatible with your already existing InDesign templates and styles, which you can then further tweak.

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When JK Rowling mentioned Unbound

"@jk_rowling @nikeshshukla YOU ARE THE BEST AND WE ALL JUST GOT TOO EXCITED"

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GitBook

Modern publishing using Git and Markdown

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“The who, what and why of UsVsTh3m” – Martin Belam at Hacks/Hackers London

Fascinating look behind the scenes at the founding of UsVsTh3m and what makes it tick.

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POSSE - IndieWebCamp

Publish (on your) Own Site, Syndicate Elsewhere

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A responsive ebook built with web standards

Kristofer Layon is building a responsive ebook prototype.

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Data Journalism Handbook

A free, open source reference book on the emerging field of data journalism.

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The New, Convoluted Life Cycle Of A Newspaper Story

How do you publish and update news when 24hr cycles don't exist any more.

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Laker - Designing digital publications in HTML5

A collections of files, frameworks, styles and tips for designing digital publications in HTML5

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Phase2 Technology

Home of the Drupal distributions Open Atrium, Managing News and TattlerApp.

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The Web Is a Customer Service Medium

The fundamental question of the web is "WWIC?". And now you'll have to read it to find out what that means.

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The line between book and Internet will disappear

What could a publisher as an API provider achieve?

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Trapping content on the iPad won't work, even if it's pretty

The temptation will be to take Wired's approach and try and lock the app experience down, that's not going to work. "Digital content, like water, will always find a path to freedom. You lock it down, someone else will open it up."

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Books in the Age of the iPad

"As the publishing industry wobbles and Kindle sales jump, book romanticists cry themselves to sleep. But really, what are we shedding tears over?"

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Unlink Your Feeds - A Manifesto.

Stop piping your feeds into Twitter and FB etc. You're homogenising the networks, an argument for using each one for what it's best at.

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Budding

Ben Hammersley's new project helps writers and editors publish content across multiple platforms, launches in the Spring. One to watch

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Publication - Produced by street photographers for street photographers

Smart looking bi-annual magazine about street photography.

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Omeka

Open source web platform for publishing collections and exhibitions online

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Better Than Free

Kevin Kelly's fantastic essay on what you'll need to know to survive in the new digital economy where everything is infinitely copyable.

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Publishing Industry Trends to Watch in 2008

Metafilter discussion on an article at publisherweekly.com

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Penguin's Great Ideas = great design

37signals take a look at Penguin's "Great Ideas" series.

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Publishing Articles: A Tutorial

Overview of a robust publishing workflow for multi-author drupal sites. Includes list of required modules and patches.

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