Portable Web Publications (PWP)

Ivan Herman, W3C

EU Interinstitutional Digital Publishing Committee Plenary Meeting, Brussels, Belgium

2016-10-11

Portable Web Publications (PWP)

Ivan Herman, W3C

EU Interinstitutional Digital Publishing Committee Plenary Meeting, Brussels, Belgium

2016-10-11

These Slides are Available on the Web

See:
http://w3c.github.io/dpub/IDPC-2016/index.html

(Slides are in HTML)

A format to represent digital publications: EPUB 3

Cloned Milkmen, Flickr

EPUB 3 is a very mature specification

  • Widely used format for digital publication
  • A truly portable and non-proprietary format
  • The standard format for digital books…
  • …but can be also be used for magazines, journal articles, documentations, etc.