Sams Teach Yourself Microsoft Publisher 98 in 24 Hours steps you through everything you need to know in order to quickly create a desired publication, while building skills that can be applied in the future to other types of projects. Since Microsoft Publisher comes with hundreds of built-in templates, the focus of this book is not on specific types of projects, but on basic product features and general desktop publishing and design techniques that help you use and customize templates for a variety of different types of publications. Topics include: Page design; Working with Text and Type; Pictures, Backgrounds and Color; Publishing on Paper and Online.
Hour 1. Setting Up Publisher 98.
Hour 2. First Steps: Open, Close, and Save.
Hour 3. Tools, Views, Menus, and Measures.
Hour 4. Starting a New Publication.
Hour 5. Fitting Page to Paper.
Hour 6. Arranging Frames and Columns.
Hour 7. Planning for Multiple Pages: Headers, Footers.
Hour 8. Printing Proofs.
Hour 9. Getting the Words into Your Publication.
Hour 10. Dressing Up Your Words.
Hour 11. Shaping Text in Its Frame.
Hour 12. Text Tools: Spell-Checking, Personal Information.
Hour 13. Getting Graphics.
Hour 14. Creating WordArt and Drawings.
Hour 15. Snazzing Up Frames with Effects and Fine-Tuning.
Hour 16. Controlling Color.
Hour 17. Setting Up for a Printing Service.
Hour 18. Working with Proofs.
Hour 19. Creating and Printing Mass Mailings.
Hour 20. Beyond Publisher: Exploring Other Desktop Publishing.
Hour 21. Understanding Online Publishing.
Hour 22. Creating a Web Page in Publisher.
Hour 23. Adding Links, Motion, and Other Web Goodies.
Hour 24. Putting Your Page on the Web.
Hour 24. Appendix.