Adobe InDesign CS6 Tutorial - Beginners to Advanced Training

Master the art of creative page layout with Adobe InDesign CS6. InDesign training Taught by a leading Certified Trainer
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Published 8/2012 English

Course Description

This Adobe InDesign CS6 training course from O'Reilly Media teaches you how to use this powerful digital and print layout software. With the introduction of amazing new digital layout features, InDesign CS6 really is the industry standard when it comes to not only traditional media layouts, but also EPUB and other digital standards.

Starting with the absolute basics, this course assumes you have no prior knowledge in InDesign. This video based training begins with how to setup preferences and work in the InDesign interface. You will learn how to start you layout and begin adding text and objects to your design. As you continue on you cover features such as formatting your text, working with tables and graphics, adding color and effects, and even making your layout interactive. Finally you cover eBooks and how InDesign can expedite creating your EPUB publications, as well as publishing or printing your layouts.

By the time you have completed this computer based training course for Adobe InDesign CS6 you will have a deep understanding on how to utilize the powerful tools and techniques available to you in this software to create your own high-quality layouts. Working files are included to allow you to work with the same files that the author uses throughout the training course.

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What are the requirements?

  • PC or Mac

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Master Using Adobe InDesign

What is the target audience?

  • Graphic Designers and Creative Professionals of all Levels

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Curriculum

Section 1: 01. Introduction
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0101 Laying Out The Future
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01:25
Section 2: 02. Workspace And Preferences
0201 Customize The Workspace
Preview
08:44
0202 The Magic Of Auto Recovery
04:13
0203 Get In Total Control Of The Control Panel
10:15
0204 Whats Your Preference - Part 1
08:03
0205 Whats Your Preference - Part 2
09:33
0206 Changing Defaults Is So Easy
04:43
0207 Creating And Saving Your Own Workspace
05:24
Section 3: 03. Layout
0301 Creating Saving And Opening Documents
10:21
0302 Making Your Rulers Measure Up
04:51
0303 Your Guide To Ruler Guides
08:11
0304 Outside-The-Box Thinking With Grids
11:43
0305 Pages All The Basics
05:28
0306 Pages Beyond The Basics
09:52
0307 Pages Mastering Master Pages
11:55
0308 Pages The Problem Solving Of Sections
07:04
0309 Pages Using Alternate Layout
05:40
0310 Pages Using Liquid Layout
08:58
0311 Stacking Order
06:23
0312 Layers Of Efficiency
11:06
Section 4: 04. Frames And Objects
0401 Drawing Objects
07:49
0402 Secrets To Selecting And Moving Objects
08:13
0403 The Trick To Finding And Changing Objects
04:50
0404 Transforming Objects
12:43
0405 Align Objects Like Never Before Possible
08:05
0406 Working Smart With Smart Guides
06:19
0407 Use The Content Collector To Grab Hold Of Efficiency
10:27
0408 Harness The Power Of Pathfinder
07:44
0409 Cornering Objects At High Speed
04:32
0410 Fun With Impossible Objects
05:31
0411 The Object Of This Project Is To Play With Objects
05:05
Section 5: 05. Working With Text, From A To Z
0501 Placing Text From Word Processing Applications
06:35
0502 To Edit Text You Have To Select It
05:16
0503 Tricks To Editing Text
11:08
0504 Find Change For The Power User
10:27
0505 GREP For Designers
07:01
0506 New Improved Hunspell Spelling
08:49
0507 Now Placeholder Text Speaks Your Language
05:18
0508 Make The Type In Your Layout Format Itself
07:17
Section 6: 06. Give Your Type Lots Of Character
0601 Character Formatting - Part 1
12:27
0602 Character Formatting - Part 2
06:56
0603 Hidden Options For Character Formatting
07:03
0604 The Hidden Power Of OpenType
09:37
0605 Custom Underline amp Strikethrough Magic
10:37
0606 Finding Hidden Glyphs With The Glyphs Panel
05:49
0607 Format An Annual Report Page
08:25
Section 7: 07. Formatting The Whole Paragraph
0701 Powerful Paragraph Alignment Features
10:18
0702 Positioning Paragraphs With Indents amp Spacing
08:03
0703 Make Align To Baseline Grid Work For You
06:20
0704 Get Composed With Text Formatting
07:05
0705 Make Keep Options Work For You
06:44
0706 Making Type Span Columns
07:19
0707 Doing The Impossible With Paragraph Rules
10:06
0708 Bullets amp Numbering Secrets
09:33
0709 Tabs Tips - Part 1
09:32
0710 Tabs Tips - Part 2
07:16
0711 Setting Up A Newsletter Page
07:54
0712 Knowing Your Options With Text Frames
06:33
Section 8: 08. Styles
0801 An Inside Look At Paragraph Styles
09:25
0802 Character Styles That Do It Your Way
07:50
0803 What The Heck Is Next Style
03:07
0804 The Power Of Nested Styles
08:51
0805 Line Styles Apply Character Styles By The Line
05:21
0806 GREP Styles For Artists
03:29
0807 Format Objects Efficiently With Objects Styles
06:55
0808 Using Styles To Format A Magazine
07:42
Section 9: 09. Text With Objects
0901 Anchoring Objects To The Flow Of Your Text
06:33
0902 Get All Wrapped Up In Text Wraps - Part 1
06:49
0903 Get All Wrapped Up In Text Wraps - Part 2
05:11
0904 Using Text amp Objects In A Layout
02:51
Section 10: 10. Long Documents
1001 The Ins And Outs Of Linking Text Frames
05:18
1002 Next Page Number Previous Page Number
05:45
1003 Making Captions Work Automatically
05:24
1004 Books One Chapter At A Time
09:27
1005 Tables Of Contents
06:33
1006 Setting Up A Simple Index
05:54
1007 A Short Review Of Long Documents
08:26
Section 11: 11. Tables
1101 The Basics Of Setting Up Tables
03:40
1102 Editing Tables - Part 1
09:10
1103 Editing Tables - Part 2
09:52
Section 12: 12. Graphics
1201 Mastering The Art Of Placing Graphics
06:42
1202 InDesign AI And PSD - Made For Each Other
05:13
1203 A Look Inside The Links Panel
08:11
1204 Snippet Secrets Revealed
04:17
1205 Playing With Graphics In A Layout
04:49
Section 13: 13. Color, Swatches, Fills, And Strokes
1301 Mixing Color
05:37

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