Digital Publishing with Adobe InDesign CS6

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Adobe Press, Sep 16, 2012 - Computers - 99998 pages

If you're a print designer or other creative professional who needs to create digital documents for multiple devices, you will be thrilled with the powerful new tools in Adobe InDesign CS6. Now you just need to know what to do with them. Digital Publishing with Adobe InDesign CS6 examines not just the How of using the tools, but also the When and Why of choosing among the various digital format options— ePub, tablet app, PDF, HTML, and so on. Clear explanations and plenty of full-color graphics will guide you through the potentially confusing digital publishing landscape. Written by two longtime publishing experts, the book thoroughly covers the theory and best practices for using the revolutionary new layout features in InDesign CS6, including Alternate Layouts, Liquid Layout Rules, and the AdobeŽ Digital Publishing Suite (DPS), the complete digital publishing solution for tablets.

Digital Publishing with Adobe InDesign CS6 will help you:

  • Select the digital format that best fits the needs of your content and your audience

  • Work with the Digital Publishing Suite to package and publish your content as a tablet app

  • Use Liquid Layout Rules to automatically resize and reflow content to fit different-sized devices
  • Employ interactive elements such as hyperlinks, buttons, and forms

  • Configure your ePub files for the best results across various readers

 

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Contents

Introduction
Interactive Tools
Animations
Playing Animations
Layout Controls
Tablet Applications
ePubs and HTML
Exporting PDF and
Copyright

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Sandee Cohen has taught for numerous private computer graphics schools as well as New York University, Parson’s School of Design, New School University, University of Hawaii, and Cooper Union, as well as at many publishing houses and design studios all over the United States. She is the senior contributing editor to InDesign Magazine. She has also contributed to InDesign Secrets and CreativePro.com. In addition to the basics of InDesign, she teaches classes on creating interactive documents and ePubs from InDesign.

Diane Burns founded TransPacific Digital, Inc. (formerly TechArt), which provides print, web, and interactive design services. She is an AdobeŽ Certified Training Instructor and AdobeŽ Certified Expert in InDesign, the author of several books and articles on publishing, and a regular speaker at InDesign conferences. She teaches InDesign courses in San Francisco and for many major publishing companies. She has worked extensively with pre-release versions of Adobe products, most recently InDesign and the Digital Publishing Suite.

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