Other uses of drop caps


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Other uses of drop caps

Drop Caps are not just for article or chapter openings, they can also be used in a number of creative ways, such as, for a numbered list to make the numbered steps larger. And as is our convention we are going to make this the starting state look like this the finished state. So I am going to come to Paragraph Styles, and we see that each of these steps has the begin style applied to them. Let's move the page over to the left so that we can clearly see that while we are in the Paragraph dialog box.

Okay, so I am going to start out by applying Auto numbers to this. And we are going to see that it doesn't quite work, but it's interesting, so I want you to see this. So Bullets and Numbering, List Type will be Numbers, the Format can stay the same, we do not need that period there. And we don't want a tab, you can see that the numbers are embedded in the paragraph rather than hanging to the left of the paragraph. So we need to replace the tab, and I am going to replace it with a thin spac...

Other uses of drop caps
Video duration: 2m 56s 9h 7m Intermediate Updated Nov 12, 2014

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Other uses of drop caps provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Nigel French as part of the InDesign Typography (2012)

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Design
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