Learn about a variant of a nested style—the nested line style.
- [Instructor] In this movie I'll show how to create…nested line styles.…I have two examples, an everyday use…and a more creative use.…So, firstly I can use a nested line style…to apply small caps or whatever treatment I want…to a specific number of lines.…And then secondly if I apply a nested line style…in conjunction with repeat,…I can achieve this kind of effect.…Now, I'm going to go to the second page in this document…where I have the text in its starting state.…
So, let's select this one first of all.…Paragraph Styles, I'm going to edit…the "body first begin" paragraph style.…Drop Caps and Nested Styles,…let's go and add in the drop cap…and then choose the drop cap character style…to apply to that.…And then when I did something very similar…in an earlier movie I came to New Nested Style,…but here I want New Line Style.…And then I choose small caps in this case for one line.…
And regardless of the length of my line…it will always be in small caps.…Now, for the second example…this is working in conjunction with…
- Creating, applying, and redefining paragraph and character styles
- Using Quick Apply to apply styles
- Using GREP styles to automate text formatting
- Controlling text flow with styles
- Organizing content with paragraph rules and paragraph shading
- Creating, applying, and redefining object styles
- Applying styles with Find/Change
- Mapping Word styles to InDesign styles
Skill Level Intermediate
InDesign CC 2017 Essential Trainingwith David Blatner6h 43m Beginner
InDesign: Designing Templateswith Anne-Marie Concepción3h 30m Intermediate
Accelerated Design with Comp CC and InDesignwith Tony Harmer1h 37m Intermediate
1. Paragraph and Character Styles Basics
2. Managing Styles
3. Advanced Text Styles
5. Object Styles
6. Table and Cell Styles
7. Other Uses of Styles
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