Manuscripts.io Feb 27, 2020 (v1.0.13)

This week’s new features

  • A figure layout can now be chosen, allowing figures to have multiple panels.
  • Figure styles can be applied and edited, allowing borders, spacing, labels and caption position to be customised.
  • Table styles can be applied and edited, allowing borders and caption position to be customised.
  • Labels for figures, tables, equations and code listings can now be customised.
  • Named inline styles can be applied to ranges of text, to give them custom styles.
  • Metadata (title, author, affiliations and abstract) is now automatically extracted from DOCX files on import, where possible.
  • The width of a figure can be restricted to a certain percentage of the page width.
  • Page breaks can be added before and/or after each section.

Improvements and bug fixes

  • Many small improvements to the user interface are included in this update.
  • Bundled data (styles, contributor roles, etc) and a default citation style are now added to manuscripts created by importing files.
  • The JSON in exported Manuscripts Archive (.manuproj) files is now indented.
  • GIF and WEBP have been added to the acceptable formats for header images.