Summary: An Introduction to Desktop Publishing Using Adobe PageMaker is available for version 6.5 for Windows (also compatible with PageMaker version 7). This text integrates good design and page layout techniques while introducing PageMaker. Topics include design concepts, typography, working with graphics, using color, and prepress techniques. Also included is an appendix that discusses Adobe Acrobat, the PDF file format, and converting documents to HTML. Desktop publishing ...show more technology and related careers are also covered.
An Introduction to Desktop Publishing Using Adobe PageMaker emphasizes the development of good design and problem-solving skills in a clear, easy-to-understand format. When a new concept is presented, it is first discussed and then followed by a practice session that requires the student to apply newly learned skills using PageMaker. Each chapter contains practices, examples, screen captures, and a large number of exercises and review questions of varying difficulty.