InDesign covers and layouts

This is the 4th part of the series named “ How to design a catalog using InDesign”, and it is focused on how to create the front cover, layouts and the back cover. This approach is focused more on design principles. For more technical information check Part 2 – Adding elements   Cover The cover […]

InDesign add new pages

If you don’t know from the beginning how many pages your catalog will have, no worries! You can add more sheets at any time. First you have to open the pages panel, which shows how many pages and spreads you are working on. Click the “Window” button from the top bar, and choose “Pages”. When […]

InDesign add elements

A great thing about InDesign is that you can create a template using shapes, which you can later fill with images and text. First, create an image box, and place it on one of your pages in order to create the desired layout. To add the image box, you have to go to the menu […]

InDesign first steps

With this blog post we’re starting a series of tutorials for InDesign. I’ll teach you everything you need to know about how to design a catalog using InDesign. When you want to design better, you have to stop using programs like Office and start using programs that are made for design. Using Word for making […]

email newsletters

You asked for it, so we made it possible: now you can send beautiful emails that feature a flipbook snippet. This is very exciting! It’s a marvelous way to send email newsletters that look professional, but require zero talent and zero effort from you. Give it a try and you will love it.   Let’s talk about […]

Forms in magazines

What comes to mind when you hear the word “form” in the context of magazines? You probably think that I’m talking about an order form, a subscription form or an entry for a contest, in a printed magazine. After all, that’s how most of us have interacted with forms in magazines. It’s probably hard to […]

cover PDF editing tools

This post is for anyone who needs to edit a PDF in any way: split layout pages in half, split a document in 2 separate files, merge 2 files, edit the content and so on. There’s a tool for everything. We did the research for you, and we’re ready to share our findings.  All the tools to edit […]

order catalogs

All brands and businesses want the same thing in the end: sales. Everybody want to sell as much as possible. If you’re reading this you’re probably interested in this yourself and you’re looking for ideas and tips on how to increase sales. There are many ways to optimize your marketing content for online sales, but today we’ll […]

how to make a brochure

Hello everybody, Many of you have requested a video tutorial for the Flipsnack content editor. Today I’ll show you how to create a brochure from scratch in our editor and I’ll also share with you some tips. Here’s a summary of what you can learn watching this video: use and edit layouts upload new images in […]

how to make a brochure

These days, with the right tools, anyone can make a brochure from scratch, without hiring a team of professionals. If you feel a little overwhelmed or stuck, don’t worry. This article will guide you through the entire process of making a brochure online for web or for print. It can be used for any type […]

web PDF indesign

If you’re using InDesign to create a web PDF for Flipsnack or for other purposes, there are a few things you should know. It’s all about optimizing your PDF to avoid any conversion errors and have the best image quality, while keeping in check the file size. We have some tips for you  Specifications for […]

resposive_solution

It’s very important to have your online publications work across a wide range of devices, from desktop computer monitors to mobile phones. The technology used to display your flipbook has to be able to adapt to different screen sizes and multiple operating systems, for mobile and desktop. We’re very proud to present you our responsive […]

replace PDF page

Our colleagues from the support team told us we should make a tutorial on how to replace a PDF page in Flipsnack, because that is something more of you have inquired about. So here is how you can do that: 1. Upload all your files to Flipsnack Did you upload the replacement page? If you haven’t, please […]

table of contents page

So far we’ve covered many aspects of magazine design, but we haven’t yet discussed about or shared some table of contents examples. The Contents page helps the reader navigate a lengthy book, magazine, report and other documents that have multiple chapters. Sometimes people glance at the table of contents to help them decide whether (or […]

tags settings

You must’ve heard that we’ve launched a new feature, tags. It’s very useful and unique, but you might need a little bit of help when you use it the first time, so here’s your guide: Find this feature in the content editor, under “Interaction”. Drag and drop it wherever you want it to be. The […]