ibis — A PHP tool that helps you write eBooks in markdown and convert to PDF

Mohamed Said recently wrote the book “Laravel Queues in Action”. To create the book he wrote it Markdown and then used his self-created tool ibis to generated the PDF and ePub versions. Installation per Composer: composer global require themsaid/ibis After which you start a new project with ibis init Check out the preview of “Laravel …

Front Line PHP – Building modern web applications with PHP 8

The folks over at Spatie are at it again, this time with Front Line PHP. An ebook on cutting edge tactics in PHP 8, accompanied by videos and practical examples. The videos covering the new additions to PHP 8 are free to watch, and should give you an idea of what you can expect. At …

Gatsby Starter Book – A Gatsby Starter to Create eBooks

Sara Vieira recently published a (digital) book. The book itself is written in a Markdown File, of which the HTML, PDF an Epub versions are generated. Sara was kind enough to share her tooling on GitHub 🙂 I built this in order to be able to publish a book I wrote and I think it …

Progressive Web Apps The Superpowers of the Web and Native Apps Combined

Free e-book by Google & Awwards on PWAs: We return to take a closer look at Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) and how they combine the reach of the web with the device integrations of installed software. In this ebook, Volume 2 in the series, you will learn: The capabilities of Progressive Web Apps Product strategies …

GitBook: Build beautiful interactive books using Git and Markdown

Write your books and courses using Markdown, GitBook will convert it to a complete static website. Installable using npm. A companion app (pictured below) to create your books – in case you want a live preview along your edits – is also available. Building the book to a PDF/eBook is also possible … strongly considering …

Starting + Sustaining

Starting + Sustaining will help you plan, launch, and run your own web application with less pain and fewer mistakes. By Garret Dimon of Sifter. If you like the aforementioned Bootstrapping a Software Product presentation you’ll love the book. Starting + Sustaining: A book and spreadsheet to help you launch and maintain a web application …