Advanced eBook Design
Delivery Location(s): Advanced eBook Design may be delivered in the listed location(s), either on-site at your offices, in our classrooms, or as virtual instructor lead online training. Please not that only the listed delivery location(s) are available for this course.On-Site, Classroom
Course Format(s): This course is delivered in the indicated format(s), either as a Hands-On Lab where you follow along with the instructor and learn by doing; as a Lecture wherein you may follow along on your computer or just take notes; as a Webinar or online, virtual instructor lead training session, or; as a BYOD, Bring Your Own Device hands-on lab wherein you provide your own computer or other equipment to follow along with the instructor and learn by doing.Hands-On Lab, BYOD Lab
Prerequisites: Success in this course depends on students having this knowledge before beginning this class.Basic knowledge of CSS and HTML would be helpful but are not required. Students should have already taken eBook Creation and Publishing or be able to complete the tasks described in that class description.
In Tracks:This course is part of the following workflow-oriented and product- or technology-oriented learning tracks: eBook Design & Production, eLearning & mLearning, eLearning / mLearning / Courseware, ePublishing & Digital Publishing, InDesign
Makes learning easy. Couldn’t wish for a better instructor or consultant. Easily able to explain complex topics in understandable ways.
What You Will Learn
- To format tables and list data
- How to change fonts for some or all of your ebook
- To embed custom fonts for styling beyond default fonts
- To create dropcaps (large initial letters at the beginning of a paragraph)
- To center and right-align text
- To change text colors
- To indent, outdent, and use vertical spacing
- Embed video for the ereaders that support it
- Test and validate your ebook
- …And a whole lot more!
No Software Needed
Note: This course is not application-specific. You do not need to use InDesign, QuarkXPress, or any other particular application for this class. All the software you need for this course will be provided to you during the class.
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