A Quick Tour of Adobe InDesign.
Lesson 1: Getting to Know the Work Area.
Lesson 2: Setting Up Your Document.
Lesson 3: Working with Frames.
Lesson 4: Creating and Applying Colors, Tints, and Gradients.
Lesson 5: Importing and Linking Graphics.
Lesson 6: Drawing Vector Graphics.
Lesson 7: Working with Transparency.
Lesson 8: Importing and Editing Text.
Lesson 9: Working with Typography.
Lesson 10: Creating Tables.
Lesson 11: Publishing with XML.
Lesson 12: Combining Files into Books.
Lesson 13: Setting Up Your Monitor for Color Management.
Lesson 14: Ensuring Consistent Color.
InDesign 2.0, Adobe's popular page layout program, includes new features such as extensible markup language (XML) import and export support, transparency, table creation, long document support, a superior printing interface, native Mac OS X support, and tighter integration with other Adobe products, including LiveMotion, Photoshop, Illustrator, and more. Adobe InDesign 2.0 Classroom in a Book .is part of the official training series for Adobe graphics and publishing software, and developed by the experts at Adobe Systems. The lessons are designed to let users learn at their own pace. If you're new to InDesign, you'll learn the fundamental concepts and features you'll need to master the program. If you've been using InDesign for a while, you'll find Classroom in a Book teaches many advanced features, including tips and techniques for using this professional design tool. Although each lesson provides step-by-step instructions for creating a specific project, there's room for exploration and experimentation. You can follow the book start to finish, or do only the lessons that correspond to your interests and needs. Each lesson concludes with a review section summarizing what you've covered.
The Adobe Creative Team is made up of designers, writers, and editors who have extensive, real-world knowledge of and expertise in using Adobe products. They work closely with the Adobe product development teams and Adobe's Instructional Communications team to come up with creative, challenging, and visually appealing step-by-step projects to help both new and more experienced users get up to speed quickly on Adobe software products.