QuarkXPress has always been the perfect tool for creating and publishing documents. In QuarkXPress 8 Essential Training, Jay Nelson—the publisher of Design Tools Monthly and a QuarkXPress expert—covers all the tools and features in this updated version of the program, from basic page layout to Flash integration and web page creation. Throughout this comprehensive training, Jay shows what's needed to produce professional-quality projects that integrate text, pictures, graphics, and tables. He also offers real-world page layout techniques that designers can apply to their own projects. Exercise files accompany the course.
Understanding the QuarkXPress interface
Building a new layout and working with master pages
Using long document features to streamline workflow
Building QuarkXPress 8 documents with Adobe and Microsoft files
Creating custom styles using typography and picture effects
Collaborating in real time with other users
Exporting finished projects to PDF, Flash, and the web