Revision as of 13:38, 3 September 2013 by Annew (talk | contribs)(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff) Under Construction This is a new page, currently under construction! Contents 1 Why "Author", when we already have "Words"? 1.1 Planning 1.2 Writing 1.3 Reviewing 2 Publishing 3 Future developments 4 More Links Why "Author", when we already have "Words"? Words is a multi-purpose tool, but authors tell us that writing a novel or textbooks needs some specialised tools. Author is designed to meet those specialised needs. Planning Writing Word-count in the status bar # include statistics-in-statusbar.png ? Distraction free mode Dan Leinir Turthra Jensen writes distraction-free Reviewing Annotations (Notes) - you can select passages and add annotations. Editors and reviewers can add comments to the annotations. Export to DOCX format is available. Publishing Epub validation is in both Words and Author Export concentrates on EPUB2, the standard used in many publishing houses, and MOBI, the format used for Amazon Kindle devices. Future developments Planned developments include: Export to EPUB3 (already progressing) A navigation docker A range of section separators Autocompletion Wiki export and import Import of styles from an existing document. To learn more of these plans, read [Calligra Author - The Next Step] Tip Most of the functionality of Author is, or soon will be, available within Words, although less prominently. More Links Home of the Calligra project The Calligra forum Retrieved from "https://userbase.kde.org/index.php?title=Calligra_Author&oldid=315189" Category: OfficeHidden category: Needs work Content is available under Creative Commons License SA 4.0 unless otherwise noted.