In this video, begin bringing structure to the document by applying consistent formatting, including page breaks, to the start of chapters.
- [Instructor] In this step, … we'll be creating and applying … the Chapter Number paragraph style. … And this is really going to enhance … the structure of the book … because each of these begins on a new page. … And the chapter number actually starts … several lines down on that new page, … except where they follow the Part paragraph style, … in which case they just run on from that text. … So we need two variants of this style. … If we come to our work in progress, … we see that we just have a numeral. … The word Chapter is missing, … so in addition, we're going to add the word Chapter … to all of these. … There's 34 of them, … and we have more than 200 pages, … so we want to automate this as much as possible. … To begin with, coming to my character formats, … I'll change the text to italic. … Now on my paragraph formats, I'll make it Centered, … and I will remove the first line indent. … I'll now come to my Keep Options … from the Control Panel menu … and say Start Paragraph On Next Page. …
- 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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