Adobe InDesign

Adobe InDesign is a desktop publishing program which enables the creation of documents using page layout skills. Create flyers, newsletters and posters with ease.

Overview of InDesign and Creative Suite
Understanding the application window
Document set up screen

Creating a new document
Using Rulers and Guides
Overview of Palettes and Workspace
Basic Tools and Panels
Working with Objects
Drawing shapes with curved corners
Copying and moving
Understanding Text Frames
Place Text & Graphics on the Page
Using Colours and swatches adding colours
Tints and Gradients
Shapes & Corner options short cuts
Placing and Editing Text
Formatting with Character & Paragraph formats
Bullets & Numbered lists
Paragraph indents
Working with Graphics
Fitting or Clipping graphics with Frames
Links palette
Interactive panel
Outputting and PDF Export
Pre-flight and Package

Creating a Multiple page document
Page Layout tools
Master Pages
Multiple masters
Automatic page numbering
Inserting pages, Shuffle pages
Override master page items

Text Formatting

Flowing Text & multiple Columns design
Formatting with Character & Paragraph Styles
Bullets & Numbered lists
Text frame options, Linking frames
Paragraph indents, hanging indents and hyphenation
Advanced Typography
Share Style sheets between documents
Creating Hanging Indents using shortcuts
Convert to outlines, scaling

Convert text to table, Tabulation
Table & Cells formatting

Outputting and PDF Export
Interactive PDF format
Creating buttons, and links within the document
Creating bookmarks
Page Transitions for PDF
Creating a basic form
View in Acrobat

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