We just released the version 2.0.0-alpha of GitBook. This version includes many changes and some exciting improvements !
Many authors use GitBook as part of a team (company/university/…) collaboratively authoring books or documentation together. A highly requested feature was to be able structure those teams inside GitBook, this is now possible !
2014 has been GitBook’s first year. In just a few months, we’ve grown to a community of over 20,000 authors (and growing), reaching more than half a million ebook downloads and ten millions book views.
Today we are annoucing a big improvement to our search service. We are now following GitHub and Google’s search query syntax to empower you to run advanced queries and compose filters.
GitBook is partnering with Gumroad to sell paid books.
During the last month, more than a thousand books have been published to GitBook, today we are releasing an OPDS feed to browse the GitBook library.
GitBook is used by thousands of authors, for a wide range of books, novels, programming or science books, essays and all other kinds of books, users are discovering new and brilliant ways to use GitBook every day.