From the Back Cover
Packed with the latest InDesign tips and techniques The secrets of InDesign page layout — explained in plain English! New to InDesign? Making the switch from QuarkXPress®? No worries — this easy–to–follow guide shows you how to master this electronic publishing tool, customize the interface, work with objects and graphics, calibrate color, create PDF files, and more. From pages, panels, and pictures to text, tabs, and tables, you′ll design and output like a pro every time! Set up a new publication Create and use master pages Add frames, lines, and colors Manage chapters and books Output your files Import and place pictures
About the Author
Galen Gruman is the principal at The Zango Group, an editorial and marketing consulting firm . Currently a regular contributor to Macworld , Layers Magazine , CIO , and InfoWorld , he has also been editor of Macworld and M–Business, executive editor of Upside, West Coast bureau chief of Computerworld, and vice president of content for ThirdAge.com. He is coauthor of 20 other books on desktop publishing. Gruman led one of the first successful conversions of a national magazine to desktop publishing in 1986 and has covered publishing technology since then for several publications, including the trade weekly InfoWorld, for which he began writing in 1986, Macworld, whose staff he joined in 1991, and, most recently, Layers Magazine .