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Foundations of Layout and Composition

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  • view course page for Publish Online with InDesign

    Learn how to publish interactive documents to the web with Publish Online, a great new sharing feature built into InDesign CC.

    1h 2m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for Painting with Particle Brushes in Painter

    Learn how to use Painter's new particle brushes and dynamic speckle brushes. Learn how to control the size, shape, density, and randomness of the effects, and use the brushes to paint stars, dust clouds, and other physics-inspired elements.

    49m 36s
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for InDesign for Editors

    InDesign for Editors

    with Nigel French

    Writers and editors: This InDesign course is for you. Learn how to efficiently edit and format text, navigate a document, and overcome common problems when working with text in InDesign.

    1h 36m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for iBooks Author Essential Training

    Learn how to create your own ebooks with iBooks Author. Find out how to import text from Word or InDesign, add images and interactive widgets, include links and bookmarks, and export your book for publication as an EPUB or PDF.

    6h 55m
    Appropriate for all
     

  • view course page for Jason Seiler: Digital and Traditional Painter

    Jason Seiler, artist and illustrator for Rolling Stone, Billboard, Time, the New Yorker, and more, talks about his influences and career path in this short documentary.

    51m 58s
    Appropriate for all
     

  • view course page for InDesign CC 2015: EPUB Fundamentals

    InDesign CC 2015: EPUB Fundamentals

    with Anne-Marie Concepción

    Learn how to create an ebook with InDesign CC 2015. Take your existing assets and turn them into feature-rich EPUBs that can be read on devices like the Kindle, Kobo, iPad, and NOOK.

    4h 20m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for Ebook Publishing Fundamentals

    Learn how to successfully self-publish: learn to create ebooks, upload them to major retailers like Amazon, and market them on social media and other websites.

    2h 44m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for Creating EPUBs from a Word Document

    Turn your Word document into richly formatted HTML, which can then be converted into an EPUB and a variety of other ereader-friendly formats.

    1h 28m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for Creating Fixed-Layout EPUBs with InDesign CC

    Learn to create interactive fixed-layout EPUBs in InDesign CC, and preserve your design's integrity across multiple browsers and ereaders.

    3h 36m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for Adapting a Print Layout for Digital Publishing

    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.

    2h 2m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for InDesign CC: EPUB Fundamentals

    InDesign CC: EPUB Fundamentals

    with Anne-Marie Concepción

    Take any InDesign file and turn it into an EPUB that can be read on multiple devices, like the Kindle, Kobo, iPad, and Nook.

    4h 50m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for Creating Ebooks for the Kindle

    Take an existing ebook from Word, Pages, InDesign, or even a plain text editor, and convert it to a Kindle format.

    2h 13m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for The Creative Spark: Stacey Williams-Ng, Interactive Book Designer

  • view course page for iBooks Author for Teachers: Creating a Lab Manual

  • view course page for iBooks Author for Teachers: Fundamentals

  • view course page for Digital Publishing Fundamentals

    Digital Publishing Fundamentals

    with William Everhart

    Helping you transition your skills from the print to the digital publishing world and select a format (from EPUB to iBooks) for your project.

    1h 8m
    Appropriate for all
     

  • view course page for Up and Running with iBooks Author

    Up and Running with iBooks Author

    with Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke

    Discover how to create your own ebook and add text, images, galleries, audio, video, and more.

    1h 58m
    Beginner
     

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