Adobe InDesign CC: Beginner - 5 hours 15 minutesThis introductory course explains the basic features and functions of Adobe InDesign CC, a program that allows you to create eye-catching brochures, newsletters, magazines, books, and more. The course starts by explaining what InDesign offers that a simple word processor cannot, before outlining some basics like how to build your first document and add text and graphics. Then, you'll learn how to customize the workspace and adjust the layout of your documents to your preferences. Discover how to modify your pages, graphics and text, use Styles to work more efficiently, and add creative flair to your designs with effects like shadows. Finally, you'll learn how to print or export your finished document.
By the end of the course, you will be fully prepared to create your first document and begin experimenting with InDesign CC. To take your skills to the next level, watch the next course in the series, Adobe InDesign CC Advanced.
Navigate around the Adobe InDesign CC user interface with confidence
Modify the layout, pages and text of your document
Add graphics, colors, shapes, and effects to bring visual flair to your designs
Manage the alignment, stacking and grouping of objects and layers
Use Styles to format text more consistently and efficiently
Print or export your documents to share them with the world
Adobe InDesign CC: Advanced - 3 hours 40 minutesOnce you’ve mastered the basics of Adobe InDesign CC, this course will show you how to get even more out of the program with some advanced features. First, you'll discover some useful setup options and learn how to adjust the flow of your text by adding breaks, tabs, jump lines and more. Then, you'll learn how to format text quickly by using Find and Change and playing with the AutoCorrect settings. You'll discover more time-saving features of Styles, and learn how to create illustrations, organize your swatches and convert tables to and from text. Finally, you'll learn how to organize longer documents like books and add interactive elements like QR codes and hyperlinks.
After completing this course, you will be equipped with the knowledge you need to craft eye-catching, professional documents, and to do it much faster.
Adjust the flow of your text by adding features like breaks and tabs
Format your text quickly using tools like Find and Change and AutoCorrect
Save time by creating Templates and Styles to save your formatting settings
Master using advanced Style options like Group and Nested Styles
Place text and images from other files while retaining their formatting
Add useful features like tables of contents and QR codes to your documents