A weekly series exploring over 50 core design concepts, from the 80/20 rule to storytelling, all based on Will Lidwell's landmark design books, Universal Principles of Design.
John McWade presents a weekly series that touches on all areas of design, helping designers new and old sharpen their skills and create more powerful work.
Find out how to build well-crafted print publications, interactive documents, digital magazines, and ebooks with InDesign CC 2015.
Learn why grids are so important and how to use them to create strong and consistent designs.
Learn how to design your own layouts from scratch with Canva, the fun and democratic design tool that offers hundreds of fonts, images, and publishing choices in a simple-to-use, web-based interface.
Make your layouts more visually interesting and your images more powerful with cropping.
Learn how to design brochures that are both stylish and cost-effective.
Get your first look at Adobe Comp CC, the incredible design-development app for the iPad.
Learn about the history of branding and the key elements involved in designing a brand, from conducting market research to creating logos and identity systems.
Get a thorough introduction to InDesign. Learn how to assemble text and images into multipage documents that can be published in print, on the web, and in many other electronic formats, with this industry-standard page-layout program.
Focuses on the hows and whys of graphic design history, from Art Nouveau to new wave, detailing the development and evolution of specific styles, techniques, and genres.
Discover how the 33 laws of typography can help you design documents that are beautiful and easy to understand.
Watch Dirk Fowler, founder of F2 Design, design and print one of his evocative music posters, and explain the importance of making something by hand every day.
Find out how to build well-crafted print publications, interactive documents, digital magazines, and ebooks with InDesign CC.
Learn how to get started in graphic design, with training from lynda.com. Kristin Ellison provides an overview of key design concepts, and points you to courses in our library to further your education on those important topics.
Learn how to convert documents and files originally intended for print into optimized digital formats such as EPUB, interactive PDF, HTML, or a Digital Publishing Suite (DPS) file.
Learn to create more compelling layouts with Adobe InDesign using contrast, repetition, hierarchy, and scale.
Learn how to design compelling and effective marketing collateral, including brochures, business cards, posters, media kits, and promotional pieces like holiday cards and swag.
Learn the core skill areas (color, typography, and layout) as well as the core tools (Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator) used in graphic design.
Learn the five features every InDesign user needs to know to start creating and editing layouts.
Learn how to produce engaging and powerful concepts and compositions for print ad campaigns.
Learn how to create stronger, clearer, more attention-grabbing designs by understanding the how, why, and when of layout and composition.
Simple techniques to improve your layouts and refresh your creative vision, from the founder of Before & After magazine.
Simple graphic design techniques from Before & After magazine to make your page, screen, or presentation look and perform its best.
Shows how to design collateral like business cards, letterhead, and envelopes that build brand awareness, catch the reader's attention, and extend your presence in the offline world.
Explains the components that make an instructive style guide, and the elements that create a strong brand identity.
Start drawing now with CorelDRAW, the flagship vector-based illustration and layout application.
Presents the core features and techniques that make this powerful page layout application fun and easy to use.
Shows how to build technical documents from the ground up with FrameMaker 10.
Shows how to design polished multi-page documents for print and electronic output, in the shortest time possible.
Provides in-depth training on InDesign CS5, the print and interactive page layout application from Adobe.
This comprehensive training shows what's needed to produce professional-level projects that integrate text, pictures, graphics and tables.
Reveals creative, time-saving features in Apple's word processing and page layout tool.
Presents a thorough explanation of the core features and techniques that make this powerful page layout application fun and easy to use.
Teaches users how to create elegant and effective documents in Pages '08.
Covers all InDesign's tool in depth and offers layout principles for new and experienced users.