This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

ePub Export


ePub Export automatically creates an ePub file when a post or page is published or updated. The ePubs are stored in the uploads directory. This plugin uses the PHP ePub class, the htmLawed library, and the STIX fonts.


  • The ePub Export options page


Installation Instructions:

  1. Download the plugin and unzip it.
  2. Put the epub-export folder into the wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  3. Go to the Plugins page in your WordPress Administration area and click ‘Activate’ next to ePub Export.
  4. Go to Tools/ePub Export to configure the plugin options.
  5. An ePub file is created in the uploads directory every time a post or page is created/updated.


It don’t work – What should I do?

First of all, make sure that the plugin is activated.

How can I change the look of my ePub

Add a CSS file called epub.css to your theme.

Contributors & Developers

“ePub Export” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Added support for custom post type article


  • Automatically creates cover images. This function requires the gd library with freetype support. Without these libraries a textual front page is created.


  • Use CSS from active theme if it has epub.css file


  • Use apply_filters (shortcodes, etc.) before writing XHTML to ePub
  • Added unique identifier (uuid)
  • Changed location for ePub files to uploads directory


  • Initial Release