Digital Publishing Training - Beginner

Level: Beginner

Duration: 2 days

Cost: £375

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Overview of the course
This class will teach you how to generate rich and interactive content for tablets and mobile devices by using Adobe Digital Publishing Suite. Most of the high-end digital publications are created with Adobe DPS. After attending this course, you will also be able to create and distribute dazzling work on-line.

Money-Back Guarantee
If you are not truly satisfied with your DPS training, neither are we. Let us know on the first day and we will make it right. Otherwise, we will refund 100% of your money. 

Lifetime Support
Once you have completed your DPS course, you will have access to our email and telephone support for a lifetime. You can contact us for any questions or technical issues, related to what you’ve learned on your training course.

24-Month Free Class Retake
If you want to come back and attend this DPS course again to refresh your skills, you have 24 months to do so. The retake is free of charge.

This course is for…
Those wanting to add rich interactive features to their content for conversion through the Adobe DPS system for global distribution onto the iPad (iOS) and other tablet devices (Android). Alternatively, those wanting to create visuals/presentations into the Adobe Content Viewer integrated with the free Adobe cloud onto iPad and Android tablets.

Prerequisites
To be able to use Adobe DPS, you should already have a working knowledge of Adobe InDesign. Ideally, you will have attended our InDesign – Mild course or have equivalent knowledge of the application.

About the application
Adobe Digital Publishing Suite is a complete solution that lets individual designers, traditional media publishers, ad agencies, and major media and brand organisations create, distribute, monetise, and optimise cutting-edge interactive content and publications for tablet devices.

Introduction
  • What is DPS and why should you learn it?
  • The different types of digital publishing solutions
  • How does Adobe Digital Publishing Suite compare?
DPS and InDesign
  • Panel setup and workspaces
  • Document intent
  • Creating layouts
  • Safe areas
  • Screen colours
  • Orientations
  • Generating alternate layouts
  • Liquid layouts
Interactivity in DPS
  • Taps and swipes
  • Hyperlinks
  • Multi-state objects
  • Working with audio
  • Working with video
  • Pan and zoom
  • Scrollable frames
  • Buttons and actions
Enhancing the Publication
  • Using Google Maps
  • Social media connections

Working with Adobe Edge

  • Introduction to Edge
  • Publish settings
  • Working with timelines
  • Keyframing in Edge
  • Publishing to DPS
Creating a Folio
  • Adding articles
  • Article properties
  • Sharing articles between publications
  • Directory structures
  • Creating navigation
  • Previewing on different platforms
Creating/Distributing an App
  • Content guidelines
  • Quality notes
  • The process
  • Analytics

 

Group Bookings

If you make a booking for three or more people to the same course, you can claim an additional 15% discount for each student from the original price of this course.

Education and Non-profit Organisations

If you are working for a non-profit organisation or an educational establishment, you can claim an additional 15% discount on all our courses.

Training Credits

Our Training Credits Scheme is the most cost-effective way to train your entire team. With this scheme, you buy training days up front and use them over one year. To see full details, visit our Training Credits Page.

Early Bird

If you book this course at least three months in advance, you can claim 15% discount from the original price.

Students and Freelancers

We know how difficult it can be to try and self-fund a course – that’s why we introduced a 15% discount to all university students and those who work as freelancers.