Start Building Engaging Digital Publications Today

Create your first Digital Publication from beginning to end.

With the introduction of products like the iPad and other mobile devices, the push for creating interactive content to fill up these devices has exploded. The focus of the course will be on the features of the Adobe Digital Publishing Suite and how to use these features to create and publish engaging content for mobile devices.

You will be taken through the publishing process from planning your content, to creating your document, adding interactivity, publishing, testing and distribution options.

Classes are taught on the lastest version of Adobe InDesign Creative Cloud

  • Learn essential skills in just one day!
  • Hands-on exercises
  • View class recordings for up to six months
  • Instruction from eLearning experts

Time: 10 AM – 4:30 PM ET
Length: 1 Day Class
Type: Instructor-led
Materials: Handouts, templates and course assets
Location: Online via Lodestone Live

Cost: $349.00

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Overview of the Digital Publishing Workflow

  • Planning your publication
  • Considerations for Digital Publishing
  • Gathering Assets
  • Document Creation
  • Adding Interactivity
  • Publishing Choices
  • Testing Your Publication
  • Distribution Options

Lesson 2: Constructing the InDesign Document

  • Document Setup
  • Page size considerations
  • Device specific aspect ratio
  • Saving custom document presets
  • Horizontal and Vertical layouts
  • Layer Considerations for Interactive Content

Lesson 3: Adding Interactivity

  • Buttons
  • Hyperlinks
  • Multi-State Objects
  • Scrolling Content
  • MSO Slideshows
  • Creating 360° views
  • Displaying large images with Image Pans
  • Panoramas
  • Incorporating Video and Audio
  • Creating Web Views

Lesson 4: Managing Device Size and Orientation

  • Applying Liquid Layout to Content
  • Creating Alternate Layouts
  • Using the Content Collector and Placer Tools

Lesson 5: Publishing Apps for Devices

  • Creating a Folio
  • Adding Articles
  • Using Adobe’s Digital Publishing Online Portal
  • Publishing Requirements
  • Publishing Your App

Lesson 6: Testing & Distribution

  • Testing content on local device(s)
  • Using Adobe’s Digital Editions
  • Other Self Publishing resources