Ebook creation software for the Mac?

by webatomic 8 replies
Can anyone recommend a decent Mac app for creating E-books? I'd rather not deal with the Adobe Acrobat overkill. I just need something PDF based I guess, but would like to be able to easily lay things out, add graphics etc. Professional looking covers would be nice too. Mac based only please.
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  • Profile picture of the author indexphp
    Pages (part of iLife)

    if you don't have that, then NeoOffice. On both, go File-->Export to PDF
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    • Profile picture of the author Rich Struck
      We use Pages and it works great for what you are describing. We've tried other software but we always go back to Pages.

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  • Profile picture of the author AFI
    I just use Microsoft Word and then save as PDF

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    • Profile picture of the author Rashell
      I tend to use Keynote. I know it's a little odd. But I can create the "presentation, save it as a .pdf eBook, then as a set of slides, then set it up as a video. I've never bothered to save it as flash, html, or dvd. But you could if it fit your marketing plan.

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      • Profile picture of the author marcuslim
        I use Pages too, and then simply export to PDF. However if it's PLR document, which is normally in .doc format, then I use the free NeoOffice for Mac, then 'export as PDF'.

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  • Profile picture of the author Brad Gosse
    iWork is what I use for all my ebook creation. Best apps ever!

    Pages is amazing.
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  • Profile picture of the author julesw
    Neoffice works fine and is free
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    • Profile picture of the author deertrail
      Microsoft Office for Mac works great, too. (Word)

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