Tutorials

Learn InDesign the fun way with our bite-sized tutorials. Our beginner InDesign tutorials walk you through the most essential InDesign skills, giving you the confidence to create and edit print-ready documents like a pro.

How Did They Do That?: Exaggerated Spacing for Epic Movie Posters

In our new series of tutorials, How Did They Do That?, we dissect the tricks used by graphic design pros and share with you...

InDesign Basics: Importing Text from a Word Document

In this Bitesize tutorial, you will learn how to import text from a word-processing document into your InDesign document. There are several methods for importing and managing large...

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...

How Did They Do That?: A Simple 3D Effect

In our new series of tutorials, How Did They Do That?, we dissect the tricks used by graphic design pros and share with you...

InDesign Basics: Insert Page Numbers and Create Sections

In this Bitesize tutorial, you will learn how to insert Page Numbers and create Sections in your InDesign document. This is an essential skill if you're creating...

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: Gradients in InDesign

In this Bitesize tutorial, you will learn how to apply Gradients in your InDesign document. Understand how Gradients work in InDesign Become familiar with the Effects Window Apply Gradient and Feather...

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...

InDesign Basics: Word-Count your InDesign Document

In this Bitesize tutorial, you will learn how to word-count text in your InDesign document. How to use the Info Panel to conduct a super quick and simple Word-Count This tutorial...

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: Spell-Check your InDesign Document

In this Bitesize tutorial, you will learn how to spell-check your InDesign document. How to set Spelling Preferences Check spelling in your document This tutorial covers spell-checking in...

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. ...