Planning Your Document. Desktop Publishing Kim Pate 2011. Preplanning. Audience Who will make up your audience Purpose Is it to inform, advertise, seek input, or meet a requirement? Are images used to inform or attract attention? TimeFrame
Kim Pate 2011
A thumbnail sketch is a good way to plan a document before opening your DTP software.
This can be drawn on paper using stick figures and boxes labeled as text is all that is necessary.
Offset Printing Process—
Content about press types.
Content about press types– continued from previous column
Enlarged Line Drawing of Offset Press– provided by art department(name of person)
If your document is going to consist of more than one single page, you need to decide how the pages will be arranged.
Pages printed on only one side generally have the same margin and heading settings. Pages printed on both sides so that they have facing pages may have slightly wider interior margins or gutter to allow for binding space.
This is a verso page.
This is the recto page.
Inside Second Page
Back and Front Cover
Staples at the top or along the sides are the most common form of binding
20# bond, 24# bond, 80# text, and 80# cover stock.