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GitBook 2.0.0: Content References, AsciiDoc, Plugins, ...

We just released the version 2.0.0-alpha of GitBook. This version includes many changes and some exciting improvements !

Introducing Organizations and Teams

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: Year in Review

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.

Searching GitBook

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.

New Purchase experience with Gumroad

GitBook is partnering with Gumroad to sell paid books.

Browse GitBook from your favorite reading application

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.

Jumpstart your book and get started in seconds with templates

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.

Taipei's new mayor writes a GitBook

Taipei’s (Taiwan’s capital) newly elected mayor, Ko Wen-Je, used gitbook to successfuly publish his campain’s official “whitebook”.