Join Jan Kabili for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding text, part of Creating Photo Books with Blurb.
Even though you're making a photo book, it's inevitable that you'll use…some text in your book.…You might use text on the cover, on the title page, in an introduction to the…photo book, in photo captions, or even on pages of description or narrative.…Here is how to work with text in BookSmart.…Text can only be added inside a text box, which is a white box like the one you…see down here surrounded by a light gray border.…I happen to be working in one of the page layouts from the Picture Layouts…category in the Page Layout panel.…
Many of these have room for text, as this layout does.…To add a caption under this photo, I am going to click in this text box, and…BookSmart automatically zooms me in so that I can better see what I'm typing.…I'll type a caption: Abandoned on Valley floor.…Whenever I'm working in a text box, this text options bar appears at the top of the work area.…Here, I can choose a different font, font size, color, or style for my text.…
To do that, I'll click and drag across the text, and then I'll come up and I'm…
- Planning a photo book
- Color managing photos for BookSmart
- Laying out pages in BookSmart
- Troubleshooting image size in BookSmart
- Importing photos to Bookify
- Adding, deleting, and moving pages in Bookify
- Downloading and installing Blurb's InDesign plug-in
- Uploading a PDF to Blurb
- Ordering and selling photo books
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Ready to Make a Book
2. Using Blurb BookSmart Desktop Software
3. Using Blurb Bookify Online
4. Using PDF to Book
5. Ordering and Selling Your Book
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