Collaborative Workflows for Editors and Designers

Collaborative Workflows for Editors and Designers

In this series, David Blatner & I, Anne-Marie Concepción, share some hidden and sometimes surprising workflow tips that will make working in InDesign more efficient and more fun. The course covers built-in timesaving features such as Quick Apply and auto-expanding text, but also little-known tricks, such as using the eyedropper to copy and paste character and paragraph text…

InDesign and InCopy: Collaborative Workflows
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InDesign and InCopy: Collaborative Workflows

I’m happy to share with you one of my favorite courses at LinkedIn Learning: Collaborative Workflows with InCopy CS5. In this course, we’ll learn how Adobe InCopy and InDesign can work together, enabling editors and designers to collaborate on publications, with no additional hardware, software, or expensive publication management systems. Discover how to set up the workflow, how…

Ebook Foundations

Ebook Foundations

Want to make your own ebooks? Get a basic introduction to the exciting and evolving world of digital books. In this beginner-level course, I explain how to use, create, and sell ebooks, including reflowable, fixed-layout, Kindle, PDF, and multitouch ebooks. The tips in this course can help you choose the right format and the best…

Managing Conversions Between Adobe CC and Microsoft Office

Managing Conversions Between Adobe CC and Microsoft Office

Need to share assets between the Adobe and Microsoft suites? When it comes to Creative Cloud and Office, the exchange goes both ways. Clients provide Excel charts for designers to edit in Illustrator; salespeople need an InDesign brochure in editable PowerPoint form. But with sharing, there can be technical challenges to overcome, since the platforms…

Creating Fixed-Layout EPUBs with InDesign CC

Creating Fixed-Layout EPUBs with InDesign CC

In this LinkedIn Learning course, we’re going to learn how to create a promising new format for digital publications, fixed-layout EPUBs. We’ll look at embedding your publication’s custom fonts from your own library or from Typekit and working around a few glitches that you may encounter. We’ll be adding interactive features like animation, button actions,…

Acrobat X Tips and Tricks

Acrobat X Tips and Tricks

I’ll share my intimate knowledge of Acrobat with you, and reveal the application’s hidden gems. My LinkedIn Learning course Acrobat X Tips and Tricks goes beyond the manual to reveal the secret techniques of Acrobat power users: editing text and graphics directly within the PDF, adding the Typewriter tool to the toolbar, creating a better default…