Learn how to use the new autofit options in InDesign CS5 when scaling and sizing frames and picture content.
Jeff Witchel talks about the integration of Mini Bridge into InDesign CS5, which has made it much easier to use. Use Mini Bridge to open InDesign files, edit file names, show linked files, save snippets, and place images.
AJ Wood opens up InDesign CS5 and talks about easy ways to add page numbers, continued page numbers, and sections to your InDesign document.
Learn the basics of anchoring objects inside text using InDesign’s anchor options.
Without a dedicated menu item for creating a clipping mask, InDesign need to know the tricks for getting an image into a shape or text. AJ Wood shows InDesign users how to use the paste into command to insert an image into any fill-able frame or shape and to create a clipping mask from text.
A.J. Wood talks about bulleted and numbered lists in InDesign. These tips include how to create a forced line break inside a bulleted list, how to import lists from other documents, how to create paragraph styles to use with bulleted lists.
Questions about a tool? Use InDesign CS5’s new tool hints menu option to get information.
Using nested styles, InDesign users can create a single paragraph with multiple character styles inside of it.