We use a fully web-to-print workflow. That means we write online first before turning the website into a printed book.
Export the pages as PDF
To export to PDF, use the following command :
Styling : PDF is styled using CSS (with Sass). The files are located in the
Please refer to the README.md of the main rep.
Add some custom PDF pages
You can use your favorite software to create PDF pages that can be included inside the final printed version.
- size : a5
- font : Hevlvetica Neue
- margin : "top" : 30, "bottom" : 30, "right" : 24, "left" : 24
Make the cover
Use a PCB print for the cover
Read The Story Behind the Cover for The Essential Guide to Electronics in Shenzhen by Bunnie Huang for some background
Bind the book together
Use Traditional Chinese bookbinding technics