Mac Pages: Mastering the Word Processing and Publishing App
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Mac Pages: Mastering the Word Processing and Publishing App

Writing and designing stunning and cutting edge documents using the powerful App that comes free on every Mac
4.4 (16 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
72 students enrolled
Created by Fran Solo
Last updated 10/2019
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This course includes
  • 6.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Open, edit and save documents
  • How to create paragraph, character and column styles
  • Metering working with text, styles and Page layout (Graphics mode)
  • Working with Templates and customise them
  • Using Spelling and Grammar checker
  • Using Dictation
  • How to use Ligatures and Hyphenations
  • Bullets and lists
  • Dealing with Special characters
  • Understanding Pagination, Brakes, Headers and Footers, using Columns and more
  • Working with graphic shapes, edit them and create your own ones.
  • How to create a recipe book
  • How to create a mini travel book
  • Working with Tables and Charts
  • How to export and collaborate with others
  • Adding watermarks, add math equations, locking documents
  • Managing clipboard
  • Recovering deleted elements in documents
  • File management
Requirements
  • Mac OS 10.13 (High Sierra), 10.14 (Mojave) or 10.15 (Catalina)
  • Pages 7 or Higher installed
  • Optional - A Basic knowledge of word-processing software (Word or similar)
  • If you use the exercise files, free up up tp 700+ of storage space
Description

Pages is simply the perfect word-processing tool for Mac users

Learn everything that you need to know about word-processing and publishing with Pages.

This Master course in Pages will guide you through step-by-step from creating a document from scratch to a gorgeous looking document you can be proud of.

You have access to 100 lectures spread in a little over 6-hour content that will take you from zero to hero!

This course is designed for beginners and intermediate users in mind. And yes, there are advanced features that we will cover as well.

We will update the course, especially with custom video requests from our students, so you are never left alone in your journey to master Pages.

Create professionally looking documents in minutes.

You can start from one of the beautiful templates or start from a blank document and design it yourself.

  • Format your document with gorgeous styles, fonts and enhance it with over 700 editable shapes

  • Add easily images, videos and audios to make your documents more interactive

  • Create interactive ePub books to share or sell to Apple Books

  • Get access to shapes, tables, charts and other media directly into your pages

  • Choose from over 70 pre-designed templates to create beautiful reports, digital books CV’s, brochures, Cards, Posters and more

  • Import and edit Microsoft Word directly once opened.

Pages isn't just a simple word processing software...here's why:

• Turn on change tracking to mark up a document as you edit it

• Add bookmarks to easily link from one part of your document to another

• View pages side by side as you work

• Create master pages to keep the design consistent across your page layout document

• Add linked text boxes so text easily flows from one place to another

• Create footnotes and endnotes and view word counts

• Use the table of contents view to easily navigate your document or book

• Add comments and join threaded conversations

• Turn on facing pages to format your document as two-page spreads

• Use powerful graphics tools including Instant Alpha and masking

• Add elegant mathematical equations using LaTeX or MathML notation

• Seamless integration with MathType* and EndNote* for inserting equations and citations


Share your documents in a breeze.

  • iCloud allows you to keep your documents always up to date across all your devices and with the new Collaboration tool you and your team will be able to work on a document at the same time… whether they have a Mac, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch or a PC.

  • When you Turn on iCloud your documents are automatically available on your Mac, iPad, iPhone, iPod touch and iCloud dot com

    You can access and edit your documents from a Mac or PC browser at www.icloud dot com with Pages for iCloud

  • Pages automatically saves your documents as you make changes


  • Quickly send a link to your document via Mail, Messenger, Twitter and Facebook

  • Export your work as Microsoft Word, PDF, ePub and more

  • Print wirelessly with AirPrint, including page range selection, number of copies and two-sided printing

Enrol today!

I cant wait to see you inside!

Fran

Who this course is for:
  • Students who want to learn how to use a word-precessing software on their mac
  • Microsoft Word users switching to Mac
  • Professional who wants to write and publish a book, design a brochure or a poster
Course content
Expand all 100 lectures 06:28:33
+ Basics
5 lectures 23:42
File Extentions
01:03
Open, Edit, Save and Closing documents
03:38
Different Document Views
07:07
Customising the Toolbar
04:19
+ Document Setup
5 lectures 19:08
Understanding Document Setup
06:17
Understanding Document Setup Part 2
02:50
Adding and Rearranging Pages
03:40
Document Metadata
04:03
Two Pages View
02:18
+ Working with Text
12 lectures 01:02:35
Paragraph and Character Formatting
08:17
Creating character styles
05:27
Special Characters
06:21
Hidden Characters
01:27
Ligatures and Hyphenations
04:11
Using Indents
04:31
Indents and Tab Stops
05:18
Bullets and Lists
08:19
Spelling and Grammar Checker
07:03
Find and Replace words
03:58
Autocorrection and Substitutions
06:26
Writing Fractions
01:17
+ Working with Styles
5 lectures 15:53
Overview of Styles
04:36
Overriding and saving Styles
03:25
Creating Styles
02:14
Rename, Delete and Share Styles
03:59
Assigning Shortcuts to Styles
01:39
+ Document Layout Basics
9 lectures 39:28
Paginations and Brakes
04:39
Headers and Footers
07:42
Using Columns
07:57
Auto updated fields
01:25
Using Section and Page Breaks
05:30
Creating Footnotes
03:29
Table of Content
06:58
Inserting Column Brakes
00:59
Navigate quickly across pages
00:49
+ Working with Templates
7 lectures 28:50
A brief Look at Templates
05:11
Changing Images
05:59
Replacing text
01:26
Moving and editing Text Boxes
04:16
Creating Templates
06:17
Manage Custom Templates
02:03
Adding and removing elements
03:38
+ Working with Boxes and Objects
12 lectures 49:00
Adding Images
05:34
Set Transparency to Images
07:43
Adjust Images
03:01
Adding and Combining Shapes
07:20
Make Shapes Editable
04:38
Saving Custom Shapes
00:54
Using the Pen Tool
02:21
Adding photos directly from your phone
01:56
Adding Text Boxes
05:14
Image Gallery
03:18
Linking Text Boxes
02:53
+ Working in Pages Layout Mode
17 lectures 56:25
Working in Pages Layout Mode
04:10
Adding Text and Images Part 1
04:38
Adding Text and Images Part 2
04:21
Adding Text and Images Part 3
03:21
Adding Text and Images Part 4
04:05
Using Master Pages
05:49
Saving as Template
00:38
Adding Alignment Guides
03:15
Adding Colours and Images in backgrounds
02:21
New ways to Style Text
05:31
New ways to Style Text Part 2
01:47
Record audio directly in the page
03:47
Text to Audio Speech
03:52
Adding Videos
02:49
Adding Hyperlinks
03:45
Home Assignment
01:00
+ Working with Tables
5 lectures 21:53
Adding Tables
07:16
Changing Rows and Columns size
03:46
Rearranging Rows and Columns
01:52
Formatting Data
03:30
Adding Calculations
05:29