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Foundations of Layout and Composition

Learn the foundations: Layout and composition

Foundations of Typography

Let typography bring power and impact to your designs

Foundations of Color

Use color for effective designs that tell a story

Foundations of Logo Design

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  • view course page for InDesign Secrets

    InDesign Secrets with Anne-Marie Concepción

    David Blatner and Anne-Marie Concepción, co-hosts of the web's top resource for InDesign tips and tricks, InDesign Secrets.com, share some hidden and sometimes surprising workflow tips that will make working in InDesign more efficient and more fun.

    15h 30m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for InDesign FX

    InDesign FX with Mike Rankin

    Self-contained InDesign effects projects designed to be completed in ten minutes or less.

    8h 7m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Designing a Restaurant Menu

    Shows how to create cost-effective, elegantly styled menus with Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator.

    2h 46m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for InDesign Tables In Depth

    Explores powerful table features in InDesign, illustrating how tables work and how they can be used inventively and efficiently.

    3h 26m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for InDesign Styles in Depth

    InDesign Styles in Depth with Michael Murphy

    Covers styles, a time-saving set of features that allows designers to maximize efficiency in InDesign.

    5h 1m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for InDesign CS4 to EPUB, Kindle, and iPad

    InDesign CS4 to EPUB, Kindle, and iPad with Anne-Marie Concepción

    Shows publishers and designers how to use the software they already use to create print books and apply it to the emerging ebook market.

    4h 48m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Creating Ebooks with InDesign CS4 or CS5

    Takes you through every step in the process of creating an ebook, from setting up the InDesign document to exporting an EPUB file that can be read on a computer, smartphone, Apple iPad, or Sony Reader.

    5h 47m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Designing a CD Cover

    Designing a CD Cover with Nigel French

    Shows how to design a CD package using a combination of Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Bridge, and Acrobat.

    3h 10m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Designing a Book Cover

    Designing a Book Cover with Nigel French

    A step-by-step approach to creating professional book covers using Adobe Creative Suite applications.

    2h 46m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Learning GREP with InDesign

    Learning GREP with InDesign with Michael Murphy

    Introduces GREP and shows how to apply it in any InDesign file and use metacharacters and expressions to speed up text formatting.

    3h 45m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for InDesign CS4 Power Shortcuts

    InDesign CS4 Power Shortcuts with Michael Ninness

    Shows the essential shortcuts that no InDesign power user should be without.

    6h 28m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for InDesign CS4: Typography

    InDesign CS4: Typography with Nigel French

    Uses real-world examples to explain the purpose of the typographical features in InDesign CS4, and describes the conventions for how to use them.

    7h 4m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for InDesign CS4: Interactive Documents and Presentations

    Shows print designers how to use InDesign, in conjunction with Acrobat and Flash Professional, to lay out and design a wide range of digital documents.

    4h 57m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for InDesign CS4: 10 Things to Know About Interactive PDFs

    InDesign CS4: 10 Things to Know About Interactive PDFs Explores the great features within interactive PDF files and the techniques used to add movies and sounds to PDFs.

    48m 43s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Designing a Newsletter

    Designing a Newsletter with Nigel French

    How to build an eye-catching newsletter with an efficient workflow integrating text and images using Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.

    3h 22m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for InDesign: 10 Tips for Troubleshooting Files

    Discover the top ten diagnoses for problem InDesign files, including how to rebuild preferences and deal with corruption errors with INX files.

    1h 1m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for InDesign CS4: 10 Habits of Highly Effective Pros

    Highlights the top 10 skills that the best InDesign users practice everyday to create successful designs.

    1h 29m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Designing a Magazine Layout

    Effective design and production techniques utilizing the best features of InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop.

    3h 25m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for InDesign: 10 Things to Know About GREP

    David Blatner demonstrates how to use GREP codes to improve workflow.

    1h 8m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for InDesign CS4: 10 Free Must-Have Scripts

    David Blatner calls upon his comprehensive experience as he demonstrates how scripts can automate repetitive, time-consuming tasks.

    54m 55s
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  • view course page for InDesign CS4: 10 Free Must-Have Plug-ins

    How to tap into some of the best free plug-ins to boost productivity and streamline page layout and workflow.

    34m 55s
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  • view course page for InDesign: 10 Essential Tips

    New techniques and tricks to help InDesign users streamline workflows and make more time for the creative process.

    43m 38s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Designing a Brochure

    Designing a Brochure with Nigel French

    Explores the creative process, giving designers options for producing brochures that are both stylish and cost-effective.

    3h 19m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Designing a Poster

    Designing a Poster with Nigel French

    Explores the creative process through a variety of approaches, generating over a dozen poster designs.

    2h 16m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for InDesign CS4 Beyond the Basics

    Covers the process of publishing with an eye on the program's latest nuances.

    8h 3m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for InCopy CS4 and InDesign CS4 Workflow Essential Training

    Demonstrates how InCopy integrates with InDesign to make publishing faster, more efficient, and more collaborative.

    9h 1m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for InDesign CS4 Essential Training

    Presents a thorough explanation of the core features and techniques that make this powerful page layout application fun and easy to use.

    11h 2m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for InDesign CS4 New Features

    InDesign CS4 New Features with Anne-Marie Concepción

    Provides a comprehensive explanation of new features, including time-saving tips and workarounds for typical publication workflows.

    5h 14m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for InDesign CS4 Getting Started

    InDesign CS4 Getting Started with Deke McClelland

    A concise demonstration of techniques used to assemble text and images into multi-page documents that can be published in various formats.

    1h 24m
    Beginner
     
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