Synopses & Reviews
Exploring Digital Workflow presents a clear and concise introduction to developing the strategic workflow processes needed to effectively manage and deliver creative content today. From formatting data for delivery to managing cross-media projects, this timely text combines valuable information on workflow techniques with insight and recommendations from some of the top names in the industry. Coverage includes digital workflow for print and the web, metadata, PDF, XML, automation, scripting, and project management-all presented in a way that is accessible to content creators at all levels. Armed with the knowledge in this information-packed resource, designers and content creators can make the transition from working harder to working smarter.
About the Author
Penny Ann Dolin has more than 25 years of experience in the graphic communications industry, specializing in digital imaging, prepress technologies, and commercial photography. She gained valuable prepress industry experience as a corporate member of American Color Premedia, and her accomplishments include the founding and successful operation of a full-service commercial photography studio. Ms. Dolin is a faculty member at Arizona State University, in Graphic Information Technology (Department of Management Technology) within the College of Technology and Applied Science.
Table of Contents
1 Content is King 2 Digital Content for Print and Web 3 PDF : Print to Rich Media 4 XML, Metadata and More 5 Automation and Scripting 6 Project Management: Mapping and Tracking 7 Making it All Work Appendix 1 - Aquents Approach to Skill Assessment Appendix 2 - Graphics Communications Industry Glossary