Mixbook Review

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MIXBOOK OVERVIEW

Mixbook was started in 2007 and is headquartered in San Jose, California. According to its website, Mixbook's software was created with collaboration in mind. A group of users can individually log in to work on a single photo book project together, easily sharing photos and creative ideas. This could be a fun joint activity for a club, family or group of friends. You can also share your photo books online for free even if you don't print your photo book by embedding the Mixbook player on your website or blog.

Images of the photo book guest book I made with Mixbook are at top right and the group cookbook project are below. I found the program very easy to use and everyone loved the books!

Mixbook offers both hardcover and softcover books in 7 sizes ranging from 6x4 to 14x11. Its software resides online and works with both Mac and PC. There are a good variety of layouts and backgrounds available and you can also create your own layouts. The backgrounds and stickers really give Mixbook that scrapbook look, so digital scrapbookers may like this software as you can also add your own embellishments. If you're a traditional scrapbooker, Mixbook is a great place to give digi scrapping a try.

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The next two screenshots are of my group cookbook that I worked on with friends. All clip art shown is free within the program! Learn how to make your own cookbook!



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Mixbook Reviews from the Blog

Dec 31, 2013: Year In Review Photo Books - Happy New Year!
Dec 27, 2013: Behind the Scenes at My First Photo Book Party - Part I
Nov 15, 2013: Mixbook Calendar Review 2014 + a Special Promo for Photo Book Girl Readers
Nov 8, 2013: Mixbook $300 2013 Giveaway Winners Announced
Oct 27, 2013: Mixbook Lay Flat Photo Book Review Plus a GIVEAWAY! $300 in prizes (ENDED)
Oct 20, 2013: 10 FREE Holiday Cards from Mixbook & How to Create that Vintage Look For Your Photos
Aug 8, 2013: Make Your Own Family, Heritage and Genealogy Photo Book
Feb 3, 2012: Mixbook Calendar 2012 Review
Jan 9, 2011: Mixbook Review - Make Your Own Cookbook
Nov 3, 2010: Mixbook Group Photo Book Project - Make Your Own Photo Book with Friends


Quick Specs for MixbookNew to photo books? Learn the lingo

Book TypeHardcover & Softcover
Book ShapePortrait, Landscape & Square
Types of CoversFull Photo Cover
Min/Max Pages20 - 399 (lay flat 99 pages)
Paper100 lb. archival quality silk, semi-gloss, acid and lignin free
BindingHardcover - saddle stitched; Softcover - perfect bound
Lay FlatYes
Fully Customizable LayoutsYes
Themes55+
Layouts/Templates200+ layouts plus themed pages
Backgrounds190+ themed backgrounds
Image as BackgroundYes
Full Photo CoverYes
Customizable SpineYes
Full Photo Back CoverYes
Full Page BleedYes
Captions/Fonts50+ fonts; Color wheel and custom color matching w/eyedropper tool
EmbellishmentsStickers, shapes; Add shadow, reflection to photo boxes; Import own stickers (PNG); Control transparency
Mac/PCBoth
Download or OnlineOnline
Special Photo ImportingFlickr, Facebook, Photobucket, Picasa, SmugMug, Yahoo Search
Share OnlineYes
Sell OnlineNo
CollaborationYes
LogoYes - on last page, not removable
Photo Editing in ProgramRotate, Zoom, Transparency
Digital Scrapbooking CompatibleYes


Mixbook Photo Books

Thinking about designing a photobook on Mixbook? You can view a detailed chart of every Mixbook photo book, including sizes and pricing. See the full list of Mixbook photo books.



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