You can add a simple effect, maybe one that works with your theme, by changing the corners of objects. InDesign provides several options to easily make the change.
An easy way to keep copy consistent throughout the yearbook is to use paragraph styles. Paragraph Styles is a tool that enables you to format a complicated document in a few quick and easy steps.
Create text and graphics in InDesign that have that fuzzy look like the embroidered letters you see on a letter jacket.
InDesign 5.0 and 5.5 offer a few basic shapes such as rectangles, circles and polygons. But you can use the Pathfinder tool to combine these objects with type and an image to create new shapes for unlimited design options.
Like Photoshop, InDesign has many Layer blending modes to quickly create a special effect.
Imagine a mobile phone technology that yearbook staffs could use to make the printed pages of their books more engaging. Sounds enticing, right? Many in the yearbook world agree, which is why staffs are adopting QR codes.
First deadlines are approaching for many yearbook staffs, and the portrait pages are typically one of the first sections to get placed on the page. Fortunately for both InDesign and Online Design users, Walsworth provides solutions that make creating portrait pages easier and more efficient once your portrait images are ready to go.
The Eyedropper tool is more versatile than you think. Use it to copy type attributes such as character, paragraph, fill and stroke settings, and then apply those attributes to other type.
Never use real adhesive tape on your photos. But by using InDesign to add graphics of tape to the corners or edges of images, you can give your yearbook spread a candid look.
While publishing the yearbook using online tools may have become a trend over the past few years, many schools still consider themselves purists for desktop publishing programs like Adobe InDesign. Which is why Walsworth has remained dedicated to updating its Enhancements, software plug-ins that work with InDesign to make yearbook-specific tasks easier.