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How Coko makes our lovely PDF brochures with Editoria

We like to dog food what we make at Coko. Here is a quick example – using Editoria to make beautiful, easily update-able, brochures and reports. Editoria is the state of the art, professional book production tool Coko has built. It is used by publishers for book production and provides and end-to-end workflow for content…

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New Editoria Release – Oia

Oia is the name of the latest Editoria release out today. Oia is part of the municipality of Santorini, Greece. Alex Georgantas, Coko Dev and lead Editoria developer has been hard at work over the last months and we are proud to announce the release of Editoria Oia! There have been many new features, and…

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The Anatomy of A Decentralized Online Festival

The Open Publishing Fest, held over two weeks in May 2020, was a great success with over 150 events from all over the world and a huge variety of topics. The fest really brought people together and injected some charm into the communities life at an otherwise bleak time. With this in mind here are some…

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Open Publishing Fest Thanks

There are many people Coko would like to thank for the wonderful success of the Open Publishing Fest. First, thanks to Dan Rudmann for organising it with us. Dan has been a wonderful collaborator. Easy to work with, excellent at community building, and full of awesome ideas. Thanks also to John Chodacki for helping to…

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Co-designing OA Publishing Infrastructures in Africa Workshop

We are very happy to announce the first in a series of four workshops on Co-Designing Open Access Infrastructures. These meetings are particularly focused on Africa and organized by the West and Central African Research and Education Network (WACREN), EIFL and Coko. In the first meeting we intend to introduce everyone, and then to conduct…

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Emergency Response Publishing [ERP]

Initial Announcement ERP, A catalyst for monumental change The radical reformation of Open Publishing The Coko Emergency Response Publishing [ERP] project is a bold new initiative that empowers the scholarly, NGO, and research communities to accelerate the publication and dissemination of valuable research to contribute to the immediate and ongoing global response of COVID-19. COVID-19…

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Let’s Make Open Better, Together

4 Events focused on Issues of Social Justice and Openness at the Open Publishing Fest this week… https://openpublishingfest.org/calendar.html#social_justice_and_openness How To Advocate in these Weird Times Participants: Ginny Barbour, Eleanor Colla, Mandy Henk, These past few weeks have seen our social, personal, and professional lives turned on their head. Virtually nobody has been untouched by the…

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Editoria demo (PubSweet community demos #2)

Following the micropubs demo we showed you last time, we have a new demo from the PubSweet community: Editoria, a book production application. Its lead developer, Alexis, will guide you through this open-source application and the Wax text editor it uses: For more information about Editoria, you can check out the project’s website and also its code. It’s…

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Announcing the Open Publishing Fest!

We are happy to announce the Open Publishing Fest! Following on from the very successful Open Publishing Awards we are initiating a new annual fest celebrating Open Publishing. The inaugural event will take place over 2 weeks (May 18 to 29) and is presented in a format that we hope will help cheer you up…

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Micropubs – PubSweet community demo

Our PubSweet community has decided to record and share the demos we usually do during our regular in-person meetings. Here’s the first in a series of demos – micropublications. For more information about micropublications, you can check out their website and the project’s code. It’s built with the PubSweet open source publishing framework and developed by Coko’s Yannis…

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