Join David Blatner for an in-depth discussion in this video What you should know before watching this course, part of InDesign Insider Training: Beyond the Essentials.
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InDesign Insider Training is all about getting the inside scoop on our favorite professional level page layout application. You may have watched my lynda.com title called InDesign Essential Training. Well, this title is beyond the essentials, and it pick ups where that one left off. Essential Training laid the ground work so that you could use InDesign proficiently. Beyond the Essentials takes you to the next level, where you start to become a power user and the envy of your colleagues. You should already know the basics, how to make documents, import and edit text, build paragraph and character styles, and place linked graphics and export PDF files.
Adobe InDesign is like a deep ocean full of possibilities and surprises, so let's dive in start looking around.
- 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
InDesign CS6 Essential Trainingwith David Blatner8h 24m Beginner
InDesign CS6 New Featureswith Anne-Marie Concepción3h 21m Appropriate for all
InDesign CS6: Interactive Documentswith Mike Rankin5h 11m 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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