In this video, learn about applying emphasis consistently with a character style and using Find/Change to apply the character style.
- [Instructor] So to continue with the formatting … of our book, thus far we've been concentrating … on paragraph styles, the big picture, … the global formatting. … Now we're going to get a bit more local. … There are numerous instances throughout the text … where emphasis is given in uppercase, … and we want to change the uppercase to italic, … and we want to automate this as much as possible. … Now unfortunately we are not going to be able … to fully automate this, but let's first of all, … start with the low hanging fruit that we will be able … to automate, there are more than 50 instances … of this word the ship name Hispaniola. … So I'm going to first of all make my character style, … let's just make sure I have nothing selected, … so I don't pick up any formats. … Character style, new character style, … and I'll call it italic. … Basic character formats, change the font style to italic. … Now I'll select this text, and I will copy it, … come to my Find/Change, where I will paste it into …
- Setting up an InDesign workspace
- Adjusting the page size and margins
- Placing text
- Applying text styles
- Automating formatting
- Adding footnotes and headers
- Placing images
- Fixing text details
- Creating the front matter
- Creating the cover
- Exporting the final book
Skill Level Intermediate
InDesign CC: Designing a Magazine Layoutwith Nigel French1h 51m Intermediate
EPUB Accessibility Using InDesignwith Laura Brady2h 41m Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Document Setup and Strategy
3. Placing Text
4. Styling the Text
5. Working with Images
6. Finessing Text Composition
7. Creating the Front Matter
8. Creating the Cover
9. Preparing for Print
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