Using hyperlinks in a Twixl publication

There are different ways you can add hyperlinks to your Twixl publications:

Using the “HyperLinks palette
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Using the “Buttons and Forms” palette
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Download statistics in the Twixl Distribution Platform

We regularly receive requests about the types of statistics that are available for users of the Twixl Distribution Platform.

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For a long time, Twixl Publisher has provided support for integration with a number of analytics engines (Google Analytics, Flurry or Localytics), that provide you with details about how readers are using your app, but the Twixl Distribution Platform also provides a number of built-in statistics about the number of downloads per issue/app. Read more ›

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Featured app: iPortobello+

The importance of offering
added value on a tablet

The Company

Portobello is a Brazilian manufacturer of paving stones, ceramic flooring and wooden flooring in different sizes, colours and materials. They export to the five continents and are represented in more than 65 countries.

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Twixl Publisher 3.5 public beta now available

We’re pleased to announce the immediate availability of a public beta of Twixl Publisher 3.5.

So what’s new in this release ?

Article-based workflow
It is no longer a requirement to use an InDesign “book” to manage your articles – you can now export separate articles, then assemble them with the ‘Publication Composer’ in the Twixl Publisher builder app. This makes working with multiple designers on the same publication a lot easier.

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Webinar about Twixl Publisher product portfolio

If you want to get an overview of the new Twixl Publisher product line-up, register now for the upcoming webinar on Wednesday, March 19th.

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During the 30-minute presentation, we’ll talk about Twixl Publisher, the creation tool, but we’ll also discuss the different distribution options for both App Store and in-house publishing.

After the webinar, there’s plenty of room for Q&A.

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iOS 7.1 changes for over-the-air app installation

If you are distributing Twixl Publisher builds in-house with over-the-air (OTA) installation and have upgraded your devices to iOS 7.1, you may have run into an error message that says ‘Cannot install applications because the certificate for [URL] is not valid.’

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Apparently, iOS 7.1 OTA installations now require SSL validation in order to install properly.

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Swedish Agency uses Twixl Publisher for branded Volvo Cars app

Every quarter Volvo Cars releases a new edition of their car magazine in about 25 different countries, and in 60 different editions. This magazine promotes new models, special editions, new technological innovations, seasonal offers, travel articles, etc.

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Xcode 5.1 & iOS SDK 7.1

Apple yesterday updated iOS to version 7.1 and also released an update for Xcode and the iOS SDK.

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This new version requires an update of Twixl Publisher. Version 3.4.13 is available via the ‘System Check…” option in the builder, or from our download page.

Posted in News, Twixl Publisher Builder

How to migrate your app from another solution to Twixl Publisher

Lately, more and more customers have been asking how they can migrate an app that was created using a different publishing tool to a Twixl Publisher-based app.

Here are step-by-step instructions on how to move from e.g. Adobe DPS to Twixl: Read more ›

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Twixl Importer:
Easily migrate your DPS overlay properties to Twixl Publisher

The Twixl Importer is a free plugin for Adobe InDesign that allows you to convert Adobe DPS Folio Overlay properties in a document to their Twixl Publisher counterparts.

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