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Real World Adobe InDesign CC by Olav Martin Kvern, Bob Bringhurst, David Blatner

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Chapter 8. Long Documents

What constitutes a long document? Die-hard denizens of the Frame-Maker universe insist that if a document isn’t over a thousand pages, it’s not a long document. Poster designers, on the other hand, maintain that folded flyers and newsletters qualify.

We’re not sure what our definition of a “long document” is, but we think that anyone building a book, a magazine, a newspaper, a journal, or a catalog—just about any document, really, of any number of pages—can benefit from the long document features in InDesign.

There are three features in InDesign that relate directly to publishing long documents.

Image Books. You can tie multiple ...

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