Getting Started With InDesign CC
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Getting Started With InDesign CC

Indesign,Adobe,Graphics
4.7 (37 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
1,214 students enrolled
Last updated 2/2017
English
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Includes:
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 3 Articles
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Easy to follow, hands-on, and self-paced!
  • Discover how to import and format text and graphics!
  • Learn how to create a variety of layouts, including flyers, pamphlets, and catalogs!
  • Discover time-saving tricks to speed up your workflows!
  • Learn how to set up your documents for commercial printing!
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Requirements
  • Students should be comfortable on either the Windows or Mac platforms. Students should have general computer skills.
Description

InDesign is the premiere page layout application used in modern desktop publishing. In this easy to follow, hands-on course, veteran software trainer Geoff Blake will introduce you to InDesign, and get you up to speed quickly. First, you’ll discover the InDesign interface and learn how to navigate through document layouts quickly. Then, you’ll see how to set up your documents, including how layouts need to be set for commercial reproduction. Next, it’s on to handling text, text frames, and how to thread text frames together. Then, you’ll see how to work with a variety of shapes, mix new colours, and import graphics into your layouts. Finally, you’ll see how to convert your layouts to static images and PDF documents for sharing with co-workers. All this and more awaits, so let’s get started!

Who is the target audience?
  • People who are wanting to get up to speed quickly and easily with the latest version of InDesign.
  • Those who are brand new to graphic design and desktop publishing.
  • Web designers looking to expand their skills into the world of print.
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Curriculum For This Course
29 Lectures
02:33:56
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Introduction
2 Lectures 02:53
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The InDesign Environment
4 Lectures 27:19

Zooming, Navigating And Getting Around
06:27

A Quick Note On Display Performance
03:45

Creating Custom Workspaces
06:44
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Working With Documents
6 Lectures 33:08
Creating New Documents
07:12

Setting Up Multiple Columns
04:04

Setting Your Document Up For Offset Printing
09:22

Using Rulers And Guides
05:24

InDesign’s Preview Mode
03:57

Inserting, Deleting, And Rearranging Pages
03:09
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Handling Text In InDesign
6 Lectures 44:23
Creating Text Frames & Importing Text
06:06

Adjusting Text Frames
07:30

Setting Text Frame Options
04:18

Threading Text Frames
09:33

Basic Text Formatting
09:29

Advanced Text Formatting
07:27
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Working With Shapes, Colours & Graphics
5 Lectures 33:18
Creating Shapes And Working With Colour
08:27

Applying Strokes To Shapes
04:08

Managing Objects In Your Layout
05:21

Inserting Images Into Your Layout
10:03

Fitting Graphics Within Frames
05:19
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Saving & Exporting Your Work
2 Lectures 09:09
Saving And Exporting Layouts
04:21

Exporting Your Work As A PDF
04:48
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Wrapping Up
2 Lectures 02:34
Where to go from here
02:12

Request a Course
00:22
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Bonus Material
2 Lectures 01:18
Bonus Lecture: Certificate of Completion
01:04

Bonus Lecture: Course Discounts
00:14
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