Using a seven-column grid
Video: Using a seven-column gridUsing a seven-column grid provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Nigel French as part of the Designing with Grids in InDesign
Using a seven-column grid provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Nigel French as part of the Designing with Grids in InDesign
Take the guesswork out of your InDesign layouts. Whether it's a business card, a poster, or a book, your design will look better if you use a grid. Join designer Nigel French as he takes you through a brief history of grids—why you should use them and when you should break them. He'll show you how to establish margins and columns, set up a layout grid, and how to fit text to a baseline grid. Plus, learn how to break the grid for graphic effect and experiment with different types of grids like 5- or 7-column layouts and radial grids.
- Why grids matter
- Determining your page size
- Creating margins and defining your type area
- Setting up a baseline grid
- Understanding the power of InDesign's Gridify feature
- Breaking your grid with images
- Maximizing white space with a grid
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