Office Hours: Creative Basics 101 | InDesign Basics

New to InDesign? Office Hours is here to give you the basics. Join Nick Longo and Andrew Hochradel as they help you get familiar with the workflow and tools of Adobe InDesign.

Andrew Hochradel is a freelance brand identity designer based in Southern California:

Nick Longo is the Creative Director behind Longo Designs, a branding agency specializing in product launches, corporate identity, and more:

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00:00 Start
02:13 Logo bootcamp plug
04:14 InDesign basics – document setup & importing documents
09:49 Adding and editing type
13:37 Formatting type
16:06 Find & Replace
19:05 Using the Eyedropper Tool to sample formatting
20:10 Creating a two column document
22:46 Placing images into the document
27:05 Text wrapping
30:05 Paragraph panel & options
33:34 Placing content
37:59 Editing multiple pages
38:49 Inserting an image w/ wrapping
41:31 Previewing images in InDesign without licensing stock
44:07 Adding a circular image – editing the image within a mask
47:11 Eyedropper formatting
50:51 Discussing data merge in InDesign
53:08 Wrap-up and what’s coming up

Duration: 00:55:53