This video tutorial guides you through the process of making a brochure from scratch. The first thing you need to do is download the tutorial files. Then you’ll get started using InDesign by setting up the document. The Pluralist brochure about a journey to the Banyan Cliffs is a two-page, tri-fold brochure in landscape orientation. In this first video, learn how to specify the number of pages in a document, the document orientation, the number of columns, and the size of the margins.
Learn how to add text to your document using InDesign’s Type tool. The Type tool makes it simple to type text directly into your document or to copy and paste text you’ve written with a text editor or word processing application. It’s easy to place text anywhere you’d like simply by clicking and dragging.
You’ve created an eye-catching brochure with beautiful images and an interesting story. But what good is it if no one sees it? In this last video, learn how to print your InDesign document or export it as a PDF that can be shared electronically.
Note: Any reference to The Pluralist, its logo, and/or its products or services is for demonstration purposes only.
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