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Adobe InDesign CC 2015 release Learn by Video

Video Description

This critically-acclaimed interactive training program from Adobe Press offers exceptional quality high-definition video to teach the fundamentals of Adobe Indesign CC. Including more than 10 hours of video tutorials, the course comes complete with lesson files. Experienced instructor Chad Chelius presents a comprehensive introduction to InDesign, including best practices as well as fundamental layout and document styling concepts. Topics covered include working with text, graphics, and objects. Chad explores InDesign in a real-world layout workflow that includes assembling books, creating alternate layouts, preflighting files, creating final output as PDFs or ePubs, and much more.

Table of Contents

  1. None
    1. InDesign CC 2015 Introduction 00:02:20
  2. Lesson Getting Familiar With InDesign
    1. 1.1 Working with the exercise files 00:00:54
    2. 1.2 Installing the 2015 release of InDesign 00:01:54
    3. 1.3 Seamless update 00:03:28
    4. 1.4 The all new Welcome Screen 00:03:28
    5. 1.5 Getting familiar with the InDesign interface 00:04:27
    6. 1.6 Manipulating and customizing panels in InDesign 00:06:39
    7. 1.7 Customizing menus and keyboard shortcuts 00:06:05
    8. 1.8 Saving and activating workspaces 00:05:29
    9. 1.9 Sync settings 00:03:36
  3. Lesson Working With Documents
    1. 2.1 Opening an InDesign document 00:06:00
    2. 2.2 Navigating and zooming in InDesign 00:07:40
    3. 2.3 Creating new InDesign documents and document presets 00:08:46
    4. 2.4 Creating, selecting, and modifying content in InDesign 00:06:29
    5. 2.5 Creating a new document using Adobe Comp 00:07:11
    6. 2.6 Taking advantage of master pages 00:08:57
    7. 2.7 Using the Primary Text Frame 00:05:33
    8. 2.8 Previewing documents 00:05:12
    9. 2.9 Saving InDesign documents 00:05:45
    10. 2.10 Specifying InDesign preferences 00:05:50
  4. Lesson Working With Text in InDesign
    1. 3.1 The elements of a text frame 00:06:54
    2. 3.2 Placing text 00:04:22
    3. 3.3 Flowing text in InDesign 00:07:06
    4. 3.4 Adjusting text frame options 00:07:06
    5. 3.5 Inserting characters using the Glyphs panel 00:06:53
    6. 3.6 Spell check and dynamic spelling 00:06:04
    7. 3.7 The Find/Change feature 00:05:07
    8. 3.8 Type on a path 00:07:55
    9. 3.9 Converting text to outlines 00:05:42
  5. Lesson Applying Character Formatting in InDesign
    1. 4.1 Understanding character formatting 00:03:17
    2. 4.2 Using TypeKit fonts 00:04:51
    3. 4.3 Formatting text using the font menu 00:03:17
    4. 4.4 Adjusting point size and leading 00:03:53
    5. 4.5 Using the character formatting buttons 00:05:04
    6. 4.6 Adjusting kerning and tracking 00:06:05
    7. 4.7 Applying baseline shift 00:03:14
    8. 4.8 Using the Eyedropper Tool 00:03:42
  6. Lesson Applying Paragraph Formatting in InDesign
    1. 5.1 Understanding paragraph formatting 00:03:08
    2. 5.2 Aligning text 00:03:43
    3. 5.3 Applying indents 00:03:33
    4. 5.4 Using space before and space after 00:03:45
    5. 5.5 Applying a drop cap to text 00:03:39
    6. 5.6 Spanning and splitting text 00:05:34
    7. 5.7 Applying rule above and rule below 00:05:03
    8. 5.8 Applying paragraph shading 00:04:11
    9. 5.9 Bulleted and numbered lists 00:06:32
    10. 5.10 Adjusting hyphenation 00:07:58
    11. 5.11 Setting tabs 00:06:09
  7. Lesson Working With Graphics in InDesign
    1. 6.1 Placing graphics in InDesign 00:04:50
    2. 6.2 Using multi-file place and frame-fitting options 00:05:05
    3. 6.3 Clipping paths and import options 00:05:11
    4. 6.4 Applying text wrap to a graphic 00:06:00
    5. 6.5 Inserting a QR code 00:02:46
    6. 6.6 Inline graphics and anchored objects 00:07:47
    7. 6.7 Utilizing Adobe Bridge and Mini Bridge 00:04:54
    8. 6.8 The Links Panel 00:07:11
    9. 6.9 Using Adobe Stock 00:04:22
  8. Lesson Working With Color
    1. 7.1 Applying color to objects 00:04:39
    2. 7.2 Creating swatches and color groups 00:06:36
    3. 7.3 Using the Color Theme tool 00:04:58
    4. 7.4 Creating gradients 00:05:33
    5. 7.5 Reusing and repurposing swatches 00:04:21
    6. 7.6 Applying color using the Eyedropper tool 00:04:32
    7. 7.7 Using Adobe Color 00:06:11
  9. Lesson Efficient Formatting Using Styles
    1. 8.1 Creating and applying paragraph styles 00:06:37
    2. 8.2 Creating and applying character styles 00:05:24
    3. 8.3 Creating a nested style 00:05:14
    4. 8.4 Using the Next Style feature 00:05:03
    5. 8.5 Creating Object Styles 00:05:26
    6. 8.6 The power of Quick Apply 00:04:28
    7. 8.7 Organizing styles into style groups 00:02:44
    8. 8.8 Reusing styles from other documents 00:02:59
  10. Lesson Working With Objects
    1. 9.1 Creating and modifying frames, lines, and guides 00:07:52
    2. 9.2 The Stroke panel 00:06:26
    3. 9.3 Adjusting frame corners 00:04:20
    4. 9.4 Understanding layers and stacking order 00:07:36
    5. 9.5 Grouping and ungrouping objects 00:04:40
    6. 9.6 Aligning and distributing objects 00:06:48
    7. 9.7 The Gap tool and Live Distribute 00:04:33
    8. 9.8 Making copies of objects 00:04:19
  11. Lesson Working With the Effects panel
    1. 10.1 Adjusting opacity of objects 00:03:35
    2. 10.2 Changing the blending mode of objects 00:05:45
    3. 10.3 Applying an effect 00:05:54
  12. Lesson Working With Tables
    1. 11.1 Creating and populating a table 00:07:04
    2. 11.2 Modifying and formatting a table 00:07:08
    3. 11.3 Working with graphic cells 00:04:53
    4. 11.4 Working with header and footer rows 00:04:29
    5. 11.5 Taking advantage of table styles 00:07:59
  13. Lesson Creative Cloud Libraries
    1. 12.1 Creating a Creative Cloud library 00:02:56
    2. 12.2 Adding colors to a CC library 00:02:38
    3. 12.3 Adding text styles to a CC library 00:04:42
    4. 12.4 Adding graphics to a CC library 00:04:48
    5. 12.5 Sharing and collaborating with a CC library 00:04:07
  14. Lesson Preparing for Output
    1. 13.1 Save time using Live Preflight 00:06:19
    2. 13.2 Packaging 00:04:28
    3. 13.3 Taking advantage of Document Fonts 00:02:43
  15. Lesson Interactivity in InDesign
    1. 14.1 Creating hyperlinks 00:06:11
    2. 14.2 Adding bookmarks 00:02:57
    3. 14.3 Adding buttons and video 00:04:20
    4. 14.4 Exporting to an interactive PDF 00:05:05
    5. 14.5 Exporting reflowable EPUB 00:08:18
    6. 14.6 Creating a table of contents 00:05:15
    7. 14.7 Adding animation and adjusting timing 00:07:45
    8. 14.8 Creating a Multi-State object 00:06:52
    9. 14.9 Exporting to fixed-layout EPUB 00:04:25
    10. 14.10 Using Publish Online 00:03:41
  16. Lesson Printing and Exporting
    1. 15.1 Exporting to PDF for print 00:03:48
    2. 15.2 Exporting to image formats 00:02:53
    3. 15.3 Printing from InDesign 00:03:49