Scaling Graphics Proportionally

Learn how to resize your graphics without distorting them.

A Newsletter Redesign

Consistent use of fonts and layout improve a newsletter.

Everyone Really Does Judge a Book by Its Cover

Even if you will only be selling your book online, your book cover design needs to make a great impression

How to Work with a Book Cover Designer

Understand what’s involved and what you need to provide the designer to get a book cover created

Create Books and Other Long Documents in InDesign

Learn tips and techniques for using Adobe InDesign’s long document features

Anatomy of a Book Layout

As a self-publisher, you should learn a few conventions before you lay out your book

How Hard Is It to Lay Out Your Book with InDesign?

Take your level of computer savvy, patience, graphic design skills, and willingness to learn new software into account before you tackle doing your own book layout with a program like InDesign

5 Document Design “Don’ts” to Avoid

The ultimate goal of any document is to be read, so avoid design treatments that impair readability

Selecting Fonts for Your Book Layout

Just because you can put 37 fonts into your book layout doesn’t mean you should.

Use Word to Create a Tri-Fold Brochure

Make a quick brochure in any version of Word using columns.