InDesign Basics: From Newbie to Pro - L310

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Calling all curious InDesign newbies: Do you dream of being a creative, productive InDesign pro, but can’t go five minutes in the program without hitting a roadblock? Join InDesign expert and six-time Adobe MAX Master Anne-Marie “Her Geekness” Concepcion in this follow-along lab to master the basics and discover insider secrets so you can lay out beautiful pages for print, PDF, and digital publications.

In this lab, you’ll learn how to:

  • Customize essential settings — some defaults are wrong
  • Add, edit, and format text; import and scale images
  • Use timesaving features like styles, master pages, and Quick Apply
  • Share your layout for commenting right in InDesign
  • Prep files for commercial printing and accessible PDF distribution, or create an interactive digital publication with Publish Online

Technical Level: Beginner

Session Type: Lab

Category: How To

Track: Graphic Design

Audience: Graphic Designer, Print Designer, Illustrator

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