Pressbooks 5.27.1

This past Thursday (September 30) we released a new version of Pressbooks which included several new contributor-related features that we’d been working hard on for the past several weeks (more about this in our guide). Unfortunately, the release also included an uncaught bug that resulted in the book home pages appearing broken (the page displayed […]

Monthly Product Update 9/30/21

Hi Open Source users! We will be hosting our monthly Pressbooks product update tomorrow (Thursday, September 30) from 2-3pm ET. The webinar will include a demonstration of a very exciting set of new User Profile & ‘Contributor’-related features which you won’t want to miss! We’ll also include time for you to share news & updates […]

Planned Deprecation Notice: MOBI exports

Last year, Amazon announced that they were discontinuing their KindleGen command line tool that Pressbooks uses to generate MOBI files, and Amazon recommended that users use EPUB format for publishing new reflowable titles and updating previously published titles in the Kindle ecosystem. Because the tool we use to generate MOBI files is no longer supported, […]

Monthly Product Update 5/27/21

Hi all it’s that time again — our monthly Pressbooks product update will be held tomorrow (Thursday, May 27) from 2-3pm ET. The webinar will include a demonstration of new features and bug fixes we’ve released in the last month and a preview of the nearly completed Pressbooks Directory redesign. We will also include time […]

Monthly Product Update 3/25/21

It’s hard to believe it’s already the last Thursday of the month, but it is, which means that we’ll be holding our next product update webinar TODAY (Thursday, March 25) from 2-3pm ET. This webinar will include general product updates and a demonstration of new features and designs being planned for Pressbooks Directory. We will […]

Monthly Product Update 2/24/21

We’ll be holding our next product update webinar on Thursday, February 24, 2021 from 2-3pm ET. This webinar will include general product updates and a demonstration of new features being developed for the Pressbooks Directory. As always, the webinar will also include time for you to share news & updates about any Pressbooks-related development projects […]

Monthly Product Update 1/28/21

We’ll be holding our next product update webinar on Thursday, January 28, 2021 from 2-3pm ET. This webinar will include general product updates and a demonstration of new features/functionality available in the Pressbooks Directory. As always, the webinar will also include time for you to share news & updates about any Pressbooks-related development projects you’ve […]