Working with Alternate Layout


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Working with Alternate Layout

Let's explore this idea of an alternate layout. I mentioned it in my overview of flexible layouts in the first video in this chapter, and now let's look specifically at what is an alternate layout and when you might want to use it, and what are some settings that you should probably know about. You want to create an alternate layout whenever you want to show a variation of an existing layout. And it is something that you would do instead of doing a Save As with a different name and a different size, because what's more convenient is to have all the alternate layouts in one single InDesign document.

Let's say, for example, that you need to do a bunch of display ads at different sizes. Instead of having a folder that had the same ad at different sizes for different publications, you could just create one single document. And the beauty of it is that in the alternate layouts in this document, the text is linked from layout to layout, so it's a lot easier to make sure that...

Working with Alternate Layout
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Working with Alternate Layout provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Anne-Marie Concepción as part of the InDesign CS6 New Features

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