Creating bookmarks


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Creating bookmarks

Any .PDF document longer than a few pages that's meant to be read on screen needs bookmarks. And these let your reader jump directly to the section of the document that they want to read. For example here in Acrobat I can simply come over to the Bookmarks tab and then click on one of these bookmarks. InDesign jumps right to the page that has that course listing on it. Now pretty much all PDF readers can show bookmarks,including Acrobat, and even most of the PDF readers on tablets. So it's a really go idea to add bookmarks to your InDesign documents, and then they'll show up in the PDF.

Let's switch back to InDesign and see how to do it. You create bookmarks using the Bookmarks panel, and I'm going to open my Bookmarks panel, it's right here in the dock. If you don't have it in your dock you can go to the Window menu and choose it out of the interactive sub menu. Now right now my Bookmarks panel is blank, I don't have any bookmarks in this document. So let's go ah...

Creating bookmarks
Video duration: 6m 51s 2h 22m Intermediate Updated Jan 17, 2014

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Creating bookmarks provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by David Blatner as part of the InDesign Insider Training: Interactive PDFs

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Design
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InDesign
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