How to Apply a Style Sequence to Your Book Design


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Applying a style sequence

In this movie I'm going to finish off the first pass of applying the paragraph styles to the text in the document. And I'm going to introduce two new concepts here. One is the idea of finding where you want to apply the style using Find Change. And the other is using a Style Sequence. And our document is a good candidate for a Style Sequence because the text follows a consistent sequence and that sequence is chapter number, chapter title, body first. So let me modify the paragraph styles that we have and you can see that I've arranged them in that order on my paragraph styles panel.

I'm going to right click, first of all. On Chapter Number to edit that and change its next style setting to Chapter Title. Then click OK. Then I'm going to right click on Chapter Title and make its next style body first. That's as far as we need to go with that. I will now find the beginning of chapter four. Cmd or Ctrl+f to take me to my find change. For this particular ...

Applying a style sequence
Video duration: 2m 27s 4h 13m Intermediate

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Applying a style sequence provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Nigel French as part of the Designing a Book

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Design
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InDesign
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