Vellum 2.0.7 fixes an issue with the previous release that caused Vellum’s Preview to be blank in early versions of macOS Sierra.
This release is a free update, available now.
Vellum 2.0.6 is a minor update with several improvements, including:
Vellum 2.0.6 is a free update, available now.
Today, Apple released High Sierra, the latest update to macOS. Most of High Sierra’s enhancements are “under the hood,” so you won’t see many differences in Vellum. High Sierra did, however, introduce some compatibility issues that we’ve addressed with recent updates.
Before you update to High Sierra, then, make sure you first update to the latest version of Vellum (2.0.5).
And if you experience any issues that seem like they’re related to High Sierra, please let us know!
Creating a book with photographs or illustrations? With Vellum 2.0.5, your print edition can now include images in color. Use Print Settings to control their appearance.
This update also includes a fix for potential problems with drop caps and short, quoted paragraphs. Paragraphs like these could render incorrectly on Nook and on Kindle with Amazon’s Enhanced Typesetting applied.
Vellum 2.0.5 is a free update, available now.
Vellum 2.0.4 is a minor update with several improvements, including:
Vellum 2.0.4 is a free update, available now.
Vellum 2.0.3 is a minor update with several small improvements, including:
Vellum 2.0.3 is a free update, available now.
Vellum 2.0.2 is a minor update with several small improvements, including:
Vellum 2.0.2 is a free update, available now.
Get ready to create beautiful paperbacks.
Vellum 2.0 is here!
Vellum 2.0 makes creating a print edition of your book as effortless as creating an ebook.
Select your book’s trim size and Vellum automatically numbers the pages of your book, creates page headers, and performs advanced layout like widow prevention and spread balancing.
You’ll have a professional-grade interior with just a few clicks.
Early testers used Vellum 2.0 to publish hundreds of paperback and hardcover books, making use of CreateSpace, IngramSpark, NOOK Press, and KDP’s new paperback option. Here’s what just a few of them had to say:
“I love it so much!”
— Avery Flynn USA Today bestselling author
“Creating a beautiful print book in a few clicks is awesome!”
— Zara Keane USA Today bestselling author
— Sara Rosett USA Today bestselling author
Creating print versions of your book is only available with the new Vellum Press package. If you previously purchased an ebook package, you’ll be offered the chance to upgrade to Vellum Press the next time you Generate. You can also open Purchases in the Vellum menu.
We’re excited to share that Vellum 2.0 will be available on June 1, 2017!
Love creating ebooks in Vellum? Creating books for print will be just as easy. With just a few clicks, you will have a beautiful interior ready for services like CreateSpace and IngramSpark.
Vellum 2.0 will offer these options:
|Create Unlimited Ebooks + Paperbacks|
|Create Unlimited Ebooks|
|Upgrade to Vellum Press||$99.99|
|From Vellum Unlimited or Vellum Ebooks|
You can also upgrade to Vellum Press from a 10-book package for $179.99, or from a 1-book package for $229.99.
Upgrading to Vellum Press is optional. You can still produce ebooks in Vellum 2.0, and can upgrade to Vellum Press whenever you want to add paperbacks to your library.
We’re hard at work putting the final touches on this release, and can’t wait to get it to you!
* If you need to purchase Vellum Unlimited today, or if you purchased very recently, you will have a limited-time option to exchange your purchase for Vellum Press (for the difference in price). Details will be sent on release day to all who purchase Vellum Unlimited between April 1 and June 1, 2017.
Vellum 1.4.2 includes changes to work around problems with Amazon’s Enhanced Typesetting feature.
In eBooks with Enhanced Typesetting enabled, some chapter headings were improperly centered, and drop caps beginning with a quote could display blank pages. This update adjusts Vellum’s Kindle-specific output to avoid both of these issues.
Vellum 1.4.2 is a free update, available now.