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Use A4 2-
Getting the guides right introduces consistency, but allows variety. I found the Serif tutorial on setting up guides particularly useful.
Spend time setting up the text style palette. I have used Verdana and Comic Sans MS as fonts in recent Logs
Have at least one page template that includes a banner picture place holder
Create your own useful gallery of picture frame templates. This hexagon is made by using the standard polygon quick shape; resizing to match the guides, and converting to a picture frame
Time and thought at the beginning avoid frustration later on and produce a much more polished result