Using the Articles Panel to determine content order in the eBook
When we export our book to the reflowable ePub from InDesign, we have a choice about the content order. Usually we choose 'Based on Page Layout', but if you want to make sure that your front matter pages don't end up at the back of the book, then you need to use the Articles Panel to organise the content.
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The screencast follows along with our Shakespeare book as an example.
First we put the content elements in the Articles panel, label them, and then decide if they should be included in the eBook.