InDesign Tutorials | 10 Things You Can Create With InDesign

If you're new to InDesign, or feeling stuck in a rut with creating the same sorts of items, this list of InDesign tutorials will...

The Quick-Start Guide to Graphic Design

Is it your dream to become a graphic designer? If you have an eye for design and a flair for technology this creative field...

The Only 10 Fonts You Need to Get Started as a...

If you’re relatively new to typography, the sheer choice of fonts out there can be overwhelming. This ‘capsule’ collection of essential fonts is a...

The Beginner’s Guide to Kerning

Find out more about kerning, including what exactly kerning is and how you can apply kerning in your own design work. What is Kerning? Kerning is...

The Beginner’s Guide to Tracking

In our typography breakdown series, we look at some of the key techniques which have the ability to transform lacklustre text into jaw-dropping typography. Here,...

The Beginner’s Guide to Leading

In our typography breakdown series, we look at some of the key techniques which have the ability to transform lacklustre text into jaw-dropping typography. Here,...

The Beginner’s Guide to Font Pairing

Most layouts look best when at least two fonts are used to set text. Magazine spreads, book pages, flyers, websites and other text-based designs...

5 Essential Tools for InDesign Beginners

Opening up Adobe InDesign for the first time? As a complete beginner the interface can seem a little intimidating, but you can get started...

How to Create a Table of Contents in InDesign

InDesign has a designated tool for automatically creating contents lists, the Table of Contents (TOC) function. If you’re working on a lengthy document this can be...

InDesign Basics: A Quick Guide to Master Pages

Master pages sound scarier than they are—the principle behind them is actually very simple, and they’re incredibly useful for adding consistent design elements to...

A Quick Guide: Creating & Publishing EPUBs

Creating and publishing your own eBooks and eMagazines is so much fun, and can be financially rewarding too! If you're new to the EPUB game, this...

Crash Course: How to Format Text Part 2

In Part One of the crash course we looked at what typography was and how you can format your type using the Controls panel...

Crash Course: How to Format Text Part 1

'Typography' is a term used to describe how text can be formatted and arranged to make it look attractive and appealing; and it's at...

How to Prepare Your InDesign Work for Print: Part 2 of...

Have confidence exporting and sending your InDesign work to print with Part Two of our essential guide. Consider everything listed here and in Part One,...

How to Prepare Your InDesign Work for Print: Part 1 of...

Preparing your InDesign work for print can be a daunting task, especially as there's no 'Undo' button to press once your printed result arrives...

InDesign Basics: How to Conduct a Word-Count

If you're creating a text-heavy document, it's really useful to be able to perform a word-count, either of the whole text or sections of...

InDesign Basics: The Beginner’s Guide to Color

Having a basic understanding of color is the key to confidently creating documents for print or digital in InDesign. In this bitesize beginner's guide we'll...

InDesign Basics: What is a Bleed and When Do I Use...

If you're preparing any document for professional printing, it's a given that you'll need to allow for a Bleed in your InDesign document. In this...

The Adobe Overview: When to Use InDesign

If you're new to using Adobe InDesign you may wonder 'Why should I use InDesign?' or 'When should choose InDesign over a different application such as Photoshop or Illustrator?' In...

InDesign Basics: The Beginner’s Guide to InDesign Styles

In this Bitesize tutorial, we'll look at how to create Styles and apply them to text and objects throughout your InDesign documents. Styles are a great way to...

InDesign Basics: Working with Images

In this Bitesize tutorial, you will learn how to manage images in your InDesign documents. We'll look at how images must be placed and linked, rather than embedded, and...

InDesign Basics: The Pages panel

In this Bitesize tutorial, you will learn about a fundamental feature of InDesign - the Pages panel. Learn about the InDesign Workspace Understand Master pages Learn how to...

Create a Magazine: Part 2 of 2

In Part Two of this two-part tutorial, Create a Magazine in InDesign, we'll build on the Masters we created in Part One, and get creative with the layout of our...

InDesign Basics: Wrap Text around Shapes and Images

In this Bitesize tutorial, you will learn how to apply a Text Wrap to Shapes and Frames in your InDesign document. Become familiar with the Text Wrap Panel Apply...

InDesign Basics: Creating a Book

In this Bitesize tutorial, you will learn how to create a basic Book Template in InDesign. How to set suitable Page Sizes and Margins for Paperback and Hardback books How to create simple Master Pages for maintaining consistency...

Create a Magazine: Part One of Two

In Part One of this two-part tutorial, Create a Magazine in InDesign, we'll create a new print document in InDesign and apply a simple grid. This will...

InDesign Basics: Creating your First Document

In this Bitesize tutorial, you will learn how to create a New Document in InDesign, and how to save reusable Custom Page Sizes for print and web design. ...