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Types of Books

Discover the genres and common types of books, how they are laid out and why they differ from each other in terms of design and planning.

1.Introduction
2 lessons, 03:19

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1.1
Course Overview
01:01

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1.2
Types of Books
02:18

2.Elements of a Book
3 lessons, 06:09

2.1
Front and Back Cover
02:12

2.2
Spine (Elements of a Book)
02:15

2.3
Inside Pages
01:42

3.Planning The Layout
6 lessons, 18:29

3.1
Size & Page Count
03:57

3.2
Order of Content
02:39

3.3
Repeating Elements
01:31

3.4
Typefaces & Fonts
03:35

3.5
Graphics & Images
02:47

3.6
Paper Stocks & Binding
04:00

4.Creating The Book Template
5 lessons, 37:26

4.1
Size & Specs
09:57

4.2
Master Pages
06:27

4.3
Page Numbers
05:48

4.4
Using Paragraph Styles
07:59

4.5
Working with Chapters
07:15

5.Laying out the Pages
7 lessons, 1:01:53

5.1
Front Cover
06:02

5.2
Spine (Laying out the Pages)
05:57

5.3
Back Cover
09:03

5.4
Importing Text
09:21

5.5
Placing Graphics & Images
12:28

5.6
Pullouts & Sidebars
10:48

5.7
Table of Contents
08:14

6.Final Formatting
2 lessons, 14:24

6.1
Prepare for Print
06:19

6.2
Create and eBook Version
08:05

7.Conclusion
1 lesson, 01:17

7.1
Course Conclusion
01:17


Nicki is Owner/Creative Director of Multi-Designs. She works with clients on web, print, photography and new media projects specializing in complete marketing campaigns for authors. She currently works with clients all over the world. She shares design tips and tutorials through Digital Hart Studios’s latest venture, Design Like a Pro, on Youtube and Tuts+ .
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