Writing the next Leanpub bestseller with Scrivener
Writing the next Leanpub bestseller with Scrivener
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Writing the next Leanpub bestseller with Scrivener

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Last updated on 2019-07-01

About the Book

Did you always want to write a Leanpub book but didn’t want to mess around with a text editor and a myriad of small files?

Did you start writing a Leanpub book in a text editor and then found out how hard it is to keep track of anchors whenever you want to cross-reference a part? How much work it is to rearrange sections and chapters? How hard it is to manually number and renumber figures?

Did you always wish that Leanpub would auto-number appendices and insert a table of figures into your book?

If you answered affirmatively to one of these questions, then this book is for you.

This is a book about writing a Leanpub book with a wonderful editor Scrivener. 

This book is free, as is the tooling that connects Scrivener with Leanpub! So go ahead - write a next bestseller!

About the Author

Primož Gabrijelčič
Primož Gabrijelčič

Primož Gabrijelčič is a long-time Delphi programmer, writer for The Delphi Magazine, Monitor, and Blaise Pascal magazines and frequent contributor to the Delphi-SI community. His Delphi-related ramblings are collected on the The Delphi Geek blog.

In his long career he has produced several open-source projects such as Delphi profiler GpProfile (now maintained by others). His active projects include OmniThreadLibrary, a multithreading library for Delphi and several open-sourced Delphi tools, published in the GpDelphiUnits repository.

Table of Contents

  •  
    • To do
    • Preface
    • Acknowledgements
    • Release notes
    • About me
    • My books
    • Get the tools
      • Stay in touch
  • I Introduction
    • 1 Leanpub
      • Markua
    • 2 Scrivener
      • Leanpub meta-markdown
    • 3 scriv4lean
    • 4 Writing for Leanpub with Scrivener
    • 5 Requirements
  • II Writing for Leanpub
    • 6 Leanpub meta-markdown
      • Document structure
    • 7 Line breaks and spaces
    • 8 Lists
    • 9 Images
    • 10 Code
    • 11 Quotes
    • 12 Tables
    • 13 Formatting
    • 14 Invisible text
      • To-Dos
    • 15 Footnotes and endnotes
    • 16 Cross-references
      • Chapters and sections
      • Front- and back matter
      • Figures and tables
    • 17 Citations
    • 18 Quizzes and exercises
      • Sample exercise
    • Appendix A: My workflow
      • Scripts
      • Git workflow
    • Appendix B: Using scriv4lean
    • Appendix C: Leanpub meta-markdown
      • Sections
      • Styles
      • Macros
    • Appendix D: Additional tables of content
      • Adding a new category
      • Bibliography
    • Appendix E: Common problems
      • Expected Chapter heading, got XXX
      • Reference not found
      • Two-part quote
      • Sticky bullet list
      • Emphasis/Embolden not applied
    • Bibliography
    • List of figures
    • List of tables
    • List of scripts
  • Notes
  • Answers to Exercises
    •  
      • Writing for Leanpub

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