Open eBook markup reference

Markup is the basic element of authoring any eBook and consists of subset of HTML elements: tags and their attributes. 

Authoring for Microsoft Reader format is generally similar to authoring for a browser. Most of the tags and attributes will be familiar to anyone who has worked with HTML.

Note: Some tags and attributes does not supported by Windows Reader Version 1.5 or the Pocket PC Reader version.

Common tags (click on arrow to expand list)

List (click on arrow to expand list)

Definitions (click on arrow to expand list)

Headings (click on arrow to expand list)

Format preserving tags, citation (click on arrow to expand list)

Formatting (click on arrow to expand list)


See also:

Open eBook overview

Open eBook package reference