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Adobe InDesign CC Advanced

Video Description

This advanced course will take a basic knowledge of InDesign to the next level. In this course, students will work with saving to previous versions, saving templates, and use different page sizes and sections. Students will learn to modify text flow with breaks, tabs, jump lines, and use text on a path and text outlines, and learn advanced text options. Additionally, students will work with advanced text styles, nested styles, and understand hyphenation, justification, and keep options. Students will use advanced place options, including placing Illustrator files, InCopy and anchored objects. Students will work with the InDesign illustration tools, organize swatches, convert tables, and learn about creating interactive elements, as well as work with long documents.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Introduction 00:03:36
  2. Advanced Document Setup
    1. Saving to Previous Versions 00:01:53
    2. Saving Templates 00:03:25
    3. Using Different Page Sizes 00:02:35
    4. Sectioning for Page Numbering 00:06:50
  3. Working with Text Flow
    1. Using Breaks 00:05:42
    2. Working with Tabs 00:05:17
    3. Creating Jump Lines 00:05:17
    4. Auto-sizing Text Frames 00:03:28
    5. Using Text on a Path 00:07:33
    6. Working with Text Outlines 00:03:13
  4. Advanced Text Options
    1. Replacing Fonts 00:03:54
    2. Changing Text Formatting 00:03:33
    3. Applying Character Formatting 00:03:59
    4. Using Bullets and Numbering 00:03:37
    5. Understanding Types of Spaces 00:04:41
    6. Understanding Types of Dashes 00:05:47
    7. Using Grep 00:04:08
    8. Editing AutoCorrect 00:03:02
    9. Using Open Type 00:04:24
    10. Using Ordinals and Ligatures 00:04:05
  5. Beyond the Basics: Text Styles
    1. Loading Styles 00:02:30
    2. Redefining Styles 00:03:19
    3. Creating Group Styles 00:02:49
    4. Using Nested Styles 00:04:41
    5. Using Hyphenation and Justification 00:05:16
    6. Understanding Keep Options 00:01:56
    7. Breaking a Link to a Style 00:01:59
  6. Advanced Place Options
    1. Using Place Text Options 00:05:41
    2. Using Place Image Options 00:09:32
    3. Placing Adobe Illustrator Files 00:03:17
    4. Using Metadata Caption 00:06:23
    5. Placing InCopy Documents 00:04:49
    6. Using Anchored Objects 00:04:35
  7. Illustration in InDesign
    1. Using the Pen Tool 00:08:26
    2. Using the Direct Selection Tool 00:02:00
    3. Understanding Pathfinder Panel Basics 00:07:26
    4. Using Advanced Alignment 00:03:54
  8. Organizing Swatches
    1. Using Color Groups 00:02:30
    2. Loading Swatches 00:01:13
    3. Loading the CC Libraries 00:04:30
  9. Converting Tables
    1. Converting a Table to Text 00:02:02
    2. Converting Text to a Table 00:01:53
    3. Working with Headers and Footers 00:04:19
    4. Embedding Cell Styles into Table Styles 00:04:32
  10. Working with Long Documents
    1. Creating Books 00:04:06
    2. Developing a Table of Contents and Bookmarks 00:09:28
    3. Adding Footnotes 00:04:26
    4. Setting Column Spans 00:03:10
  11. Creating Interactive Elements
    1. Inserting QR Codes 00:05:17
    2. Creating Bookmarks 00:03:48
    3. Using Hyperlinks 00:05:09
    4. Applying Page Transitions and Exporting to PDFs 00:05:16
  12. Conclusion
    1. Course Recap 00:02:51