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InDesign CS4 One-on-One

Read the lesson. Watch the video. Do the exercises

coverEnjoy mastering the fundamentals of InDesign CS4 with Deke McClelland's exceptional and effective new learning system, "Adobe InDesign CS4 One-on-One". Deke, who wrote the first book on InDesign in 1999, provides easy-to-follow, step-by-step lessons, engaging DVD-video demonstrations, and practical yet inspiring projects that help you increase your knowledge and hone your skills.

Adobe InDesign CS4 One-on-One with Deke McClelland"I created One-on-One with three audiences in mind," explains Deke, author of more than 80 books on computer graphics and design. "If you're an independent designer or graphic artist--professional or amateur--you'll appreciate the hands-on approach and the ability to set your own pace. If you're a student working in a classroom or vocational setting, you'll enjoy the personal attention, structured exercises, and end-of-lesson quizzes. If you're an instructor in a college or vocational setting, you'll find the topic-driven lessons helpful in building curricula and creating homework assignments."

Adds Deke: "Adobe InDesign CS4 One-on-One' is designed to suit the needs of beginners and intermediate users. But I've seen to it that each lesson contains a few techniques that even experienced users don't know."

In Deke's new book, you'll find:
NOTE 12 self-paced tutorials that let you learn at your own speed
NOTE Engaging practical projects that let you try out real techniques
NOTE More than four hours of all new video instruction that show you how to do the work in real-time
NOTE Over 850 full-color photos, diagrams, and screen shots that clearly illustrate every key step
NOTE Multiple-choice quizzes in each chapter that help you test your knowledge

With Deke's trusted advice to guide you, it's like working with a personal coach. Indeed, with "Adobe InDesign CS4 One-on-One," you'll find yourself using InDesign faster, more creatively, and more efficiently than you thought possible.

coverAdobe InDesign CS4 One-on-One
Deke McClelland, with David Futato
NOTE Chapter 4: Lists, Tables, and Special Characters (ch04.pdf PDF Format)

You'll want these others by Deke McClelland too:

Books by Deke McClelland

NOTE Adobe Illustrator CS4 One-on-One
NOTE Photoshop CS4 Channels & Masks One-on-One with Tim Grey
NOTE Adobe InDesign CS4 One-on-One with David Futato
NOTE Adobe Photoshop CS4 One-on-One
NOTE Photoshop CS3 Mastering Lab Color
NOTE InDesign CS3 One-on-One: Style Sheets (CD-ROM video training)
NOTE Photoshop CS3 Sharpening Images (CD-ROM video training)
NOTE Adobe Photoshop CS3 One-On-One

One of the most award-winning technology writers, digital publishing master Deke McClelland has written over 80 books on computer graphics and design. In 1999, Deke wrote the first book on InDesign and he hasn't missed a version since. He hosts the Instructional video that Adobe ships with InDesign CS4 as well as hundreds of hours of tutorial-style video training for leading educational resource lynda.com, for which he has won nine industry awards. In 2002, Deke was inducted into the National Association of Photoshop Professionals' Photoshop Hall of Fame.

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