Creating and applying paragraph styles


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Creating and applying paragraph styles

Styles are a way to specify a whole bunch of formatting with a single name. InDesign lets you create styles for character formatting, paragraph formatting, object formatting, even table formatting. In this movie we will focus on paragraph styles. Now I've gone ahead and created several styles in this document already and I can see that by going to the Window menu, choosing Styles, and then choosing Paragraph Styles. Here is a list of all the styles in this document. Now there are three main reasons to use styles. First, they let you apply a lot of formatting with a single click.

So they really boost productivity. Let me show you. I'll zoom in on this part of the page. I'll double-click on this heading here. We can see that no formatting is applied to it, and then I'll apply some formatting with a single click by clicking the Flower paragraph style. The font, style, size, and leading have all been applied with one click. I'll do the same thing to the next paragraph. Click ...

Creating and applying paragraph styles
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Creating and applying paragraph styles provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by David Blatner as part of the InDesign CS5 Essential Training

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Design
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InDesign
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