# [NTG-context] which is the best/right element for elements in cover and title pages?

Otared Kavian otared at gmail.com
Tue Jan 26 08:05:13 CET 2016

Hi Pablo,

I wanted just to congratulate you for the nice manual you have written… I don’t know Pandoc and what it can be used for, but after seeing your manual I willing to learn about it!

Best regards: OK

> On 25 Jan 2016, at 21:54, Pablo Rodriguez <oinos at gmx.es> wrote:
>
> Dear list,
>
> I have a template to generate book cover and title page for different
> documents. A sample of the output may be found at
> https://github.com/ousia/from-pandoc-to-context/blob/master/doc/from-pandoc-to-context_A4.pdf
> (first two printed pages).
>
> Right now, their layout is hardcoded, such as for the title page
> (minimal version):
>
>    \starttitlepagemakeup
>        \vfill
>
>        {\itd\BookTitle}\par}\blank[big]
>        {\resetbreakpoints\itb\setupinterlinespace
>        \BookSubtitle']}\par}\blank[3*big]
>        {\sc \TheAuthor}{\\}}
>
>        \vfill
>        \PublishingDate
>        \vfill
>        \Publisher
>    \stoptitlepagemakeup
>
> I want to be abole to customize this. But I don’t know which is the
> right element for those items.
>
> I mean, a head would be meaningless here for book title, subtitle,
> author, publisher and release date. They appear only once in the document.
>
> Which is the right element for those items?
>
> Many thanks for your help,
>
>
> Pablo
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