Join David Blatner for an in-depth discussion in this video Using Break Link to Style, part of InDesign Insider Training: Beyond the Essentials.
I have my roux_catalog file open from the Exercise folder, and I'm going…to jump to the previous spread by pressing Option+Page Up or Alt+Page Up on Windows.…That takes me to the cover of this catalog, and I can see that the text in the…upper-right corner of this page is almost like a logo.…It's text, but it has formatting applied to it that does not appear anywhere…else in this document.…And if this formatting doesn't show up anywhere else, does this text need to have a…paragraph style applied to it? Probably not.…Well, I suppose if you're going to repurpose your document for EPUB or you're…doing XML with dynamically changing text, I can perhaps see the value of…ensuring everything has a style.…
But for many, and perhaps most documents, text like this does not need to have a…paragraph style applied to it.…In fact, using styles for this kind of text can even cause problems down the line.…For example, if I switch to the Type Tool by pressing the letter T and then click…inside that text, it places the cursor right inside that paragraph.…
- Setting preferences
- Working with parent and child master pages
- Adding alternate layouts
- Exporting and importing page snippets
- Tracking text changes
- Choosing other languages
- Aligning to a baseline grid
- Applying styles automatically with nested and line styles
- Embedding links
- Turning image layers on and off
- Using the Pathfinder and compound paths
- Power scaling and spacing
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Managing Your Document Window
2. Setting Up InDesign and Your New Document
Customizing InDesign menus3m 31s
3. Layout Techniques
4. Advanced Text and Typography
5. Paragraph and Character Styles
6. Long-Document Text Techniques
7. Advanced Graphic Techniques
Using advanced strokes9m 6s
9. Advanced Layout
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