Friday, January 16 is the deadline for earlybird discounted registration for a pair of upcoming multi-city and multi-date Microtype seminars, led by Shlomo Perets, being held as follows:
Creating Interactive PDFs with InDesign CS
Houston, Texas: February 28
Indianapolis, Indiana: March 6
Boston, Massachusetts: April 19
Minneapolis, Minnesota: May 1
London, England: May 19
This seminar focuses on InDesign CS capabilities with respect to interactive/online PDFs, and ways to augment these or add missing features in Acrobat when necessary. Topics include: design goals, metadata (DocInfo fields), page labels, bookmarks & links, named destinations, using buttons (form fields) for enhanced interactivity/rollovers, movies & sound files, page actions and layers; what to avoid; testing your PDFs.
FrameMaker-to-Acrobat Advanced Techniques Seminar
Houston: February 24-25
Indianapolis: March 3-4
Boston, Massachusetts: April 20-21
Minneapolis, Minnesota: April 28-29
London, England: May 17-18
The FrameMaker-to-Acrobat Advanced Techniques seminar are designed for users with a good working knowledge of FrameMaker and Acrobat, who would like to create and maintain high-quality, interactive Acrobat PDF files. Participants learn a multitude of undocumented techniques, creative solutions and tips and tricks for defining all Acrobat features in the FrameMaker source file so that they are automatically and consistently reproduced in the PDF file when the source is updated.
OK, so you want to stamp your document. Maybe you need to give reviewers some advice about the document's status or sensitivity. This tip from author Ted Padova demonstrates how to add stamps with the Stamp Tool along with related comments.