Join Deke McClelland for an in-depth discussion in this video Exporting a universally compatible PDF file, part of Introducing InDesign.
- When you finish creating your document,…you'll want to publish it so that you…can share it with the rest of the world.…The go to format for publishing is PDF,…which stands for portable document format.…Every computer ships with a program that can…read a PDF file, whether it's Reader…on the PC, or Preview on the Mac.…There are PDF readers for devices like iPads…and Androids as well.…So you can email the file or share it…on a website knowing that anyone can see it.…Commercial printers also love PDF because it's…a single document that contains everything-…pages, text, linked graphics, and even fonts.…
So virtually nothing can go wrong.…In this movie I'll show you how to export…a PDF file either for screen or for print.…Now this is that version of my 3D notes…that contains the hyperlinks over here on page two…that I showed you how to create…back in chapter four.…That'll give us a chance to see…the hyperlinks in action.…So the first step is to go up to the file menu…and choose the export command, or you can press…that keyboard shortcut control e here…
- Creating a new InDesign document
- Navigating in InDesign
- Creating and formatting text
- Formatting text with paragraph styles
- Creating dynamic hyperlinks
- Adding, deleting, and moving pages
- Importing, cropping, and scaling photos
- Placing artwork
- Stacking and layering objects
- Wrapping text around a graphic
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Document and Setup
2. Rulers and Guides
Working with the rulers4m 4s
3. Text and Formatting
4. Automated Formatting
5. Pages and Pouring
6. Photos and Graphics
7. Combining Type and Graphics
8. Publishing Your Document
Next steps1m 11s
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