Re: Publishing/editing (for POD) advice sought

Subject: Re: Publishing/editing (for POD) advice sought
From: Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Sat, 15 Aug 2009 10:44:29 -0700

"P-O-D" = publishing on demand? If so, I would prefer the deliverable
to be PDF, especially given that Open Office does a fine job of
exporting to PDF.

If the author has a contract with a particular publishing service,
find out what their requirements are.

On Sat, Aug 15, 2009 at 10:42 AM, Technical Writing
Plus<doc-x -at- earthlink -dot- net> wrote:
> Hello; I am a freelancer and I am editing and copyediting  a book for a
> technical writer. I need some advice about the screenshot illustrations. For
> example, the author will be using a P-O-D publisher-should the screenshots
> be linked to, embedded, or should they be included in another 'include
> file'? Thanks.
>
> PS This book is being prepared in OOo. It is not currently utilizing the
> Master Documents feature, but I might recommend that as well, as I learn
> about it. I understand that Master Documents can be a nightmare with MS Word
> but Master  Documents in Open Office are not as difficult or cumbersome. ...
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Publishing/editing (for POD) advice sought: From: Technical Writing Plus

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