Joshua speaks at and attends eBook and publishing events every year. You are welcome to chat with him anytime at these events, or you can set up a time to consult with him about your eBook needs in person. Please see our Consulting and Training page for more details, and contact Joshua to set up an appointment.
Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 1:00PM EDT
Converting ePub2 files to ePub3
As the industry moves more and more toward ePub3 support, many publishers are trying to figure out how they can create ePub3 files without having to develop a completely new workflow. In this webinar, Joshua Tallent, Firebrand’s Chief eBook Architect, will walk you through the process for upgrading your ePub2 files into the ePub3 format. You will get hands-on training in the following areas:
This will be a code-intensive webinar with lots of examples and practical advice both for in-house eBook development teams and strategy-makers.
October 21-22, 2013
Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL
eBooks Today and Beyond
eBooks have gone from exponential growth in the Christian Publishing market to incremental growth. Industry experts are predicting they will settle somewhere between 25% and 35% of the market for the near future. But what about the long-term? Learn about the ever-changing technology behind eBooks and what you need to do to prepare your team keep up with the technology.
This session will involve a mixture of presentation and discussion, with topics including ePub3, KF8, iBooks Author, Reading Systems, Readium, DRM, and Workflows.
October 23-25, 2013
Books in Browsers is a small summit for the new generation of internet publishing companies, and is distinguished from other conferences by its focus on the software engineers and user experience designers who are creating new, born-digital ways of telling stories. Firebrand will have a few representatives at the conference, including Joshua and Derek.