InDesign CS6 Essential Training

About Video

InDesign is an essential tool for design firms, ad agencies, magazines, newspapers, book publishers, and freelance designers around the world. This course presents the core features and techniques that make this powerful page layout application fun and easy to use. Author David Blatner shows how to navigate and customize the workspace, manage documents and pages, work with text frames and graphics, export and print finished documents, explore creating interactive documents, and much more. He also covers popular topics such as EPUBs and long documents and includes advice on working with overset text, unnamed colors, and other troublesome issues that may arise for first-time designers.

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Adobe InDesign Introduction

  1. Learn InDesign in Thirty Minutes
  2. Understanding Your Workspace
  3. Creating a Document
  4. Managing Pages
  5. Text
  6. Graphics
  7. Formatting Objects
  8. Color
  9. Frames and Paths
  10. Managing Objects
  11. Transforming Objects
  12. Character Formatting
  13. Paragraph Formatting
  14. Styles
  15. Tables
  16. Long Documents
  17. Interactive Documents
  18. Packaging, Printing, and Exporting

Lab Locations with this Software

  • Engineering & Science Computer Pod (ESC)
  • Communication & Journalism (C&J)