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October 2016

Basic InDesign for New and Newer Users

October 26, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

Kevin Slimp was working in InDesign before it even had a name. He taught a large group of designers to use the application the week it was first released. In this fast-paced session, Kevin will teach you the skills to begin creating pages in InDesign.

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November 2016

InDesign Tips for Editors and Designers – 60 Minutes

November 3, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

At the recent Institute of Newspaper Technology, this was the most popular topic of the week. It always draws a crowd because newspaper editors and designers are busy people and don't have a lot of time to learn new software skills. This one-hour class (plus a little bonus time for those who wish to hang around). Kevin Slimp was involved in the creation process of InDesign back in the 90s and was one of the first to teach the new…

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May 2021

Video: Kevin Slimp – Increase Your Revenue by Designing More Effective Ads
For Sales and Design Staff

May 21, 2021 - May 6, 2022

75 Minute Video! Save $30 (normally $79)     $49         75 minutes You asked for it and now you have it! One of our most popular webinars in 2021 is Kevin Slimp’s Creating More Effective Ads to Increase Ad Revenue. Kevin is back to help your newspaper improve its ad creation and increase revenue. “I loved this class. Thank you so much!” “This is really going to help our newspaper! Thank you” Kevin will cover the things you…

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August 2021

Video – 90 Minutes of Photo Editing Basics & More for Newspapers
Let’s make those pictures pop!

August 1, 2021 - August 9, 2023

AVAILABLE TO WATCH NOW! $89  $69    Get 120 minutes of Photoshop from the guru himself! This is more than just a simple class of tips in Photoshop. You'll learn how to make sure your reds are red and your blues are blue. You'll learn to use tools you've always wondered about. Kevin will teach you to make those pics pop right off the page! You'll learn to use those layers. You'll learn how to include information in photos that…

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July 2022

WEBINAR: Kevin Slimp – Advanced InDesign for Designers and Editors
Thursday, July 14
July 14, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm EDT

$89   $69      90 Minutes If you can't make it on July 14, go ahead and register. We'll be glad to send a recording of the session to you. There's no better time to improve the InDesign skills of you and your staff. During this 90-minute session, Kevin Slimp - who has been teaching InDesign since it was first released - will be teaching skills to increase the speed of your productivity and quality of your design. A…

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August 2022

Live Webinar – Advanced Photoshop for Newspaper Editors, Photographers and Designers

August 11, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm EDT

90 minutes  •  $99 $69 Register today and save $30! No one knows more about photo editing and color correction for newspapers than Kevin Slimp, who has been teaching newspapers the best methods for photo editing since 1994. Join Kevin for this 90 minute webinar as he teaches both basic and advanced skills to make your photos pop right off the page! They don't call Kevin the News Guru for nothing. This webinar is great for both novice and experienced…

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November 2022

Live Webinar – Getting Your Money’s Worth From Adobe Acrobat

November 10, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST

  70 minutes  •  $89 $69 Register today and save $20! If you're like most editors or designers, you've learned enough about Adobe Acrobat to make (hopefully) good PDF files of your ads, and probably not a lot more. In this session, Kevin Slimp – who started this whole newspaper PDF process – will teach attendees how to carry out many important functions in Adobe Acrobat. Here are just a few of the many skills Kevin will cover: Creating perfect…

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March 2023

Live Webinar – Improving the Design of Your Newspaper to Increase Readership & Revenue

March 16 @ 3:00 pm - 4:10 pm EDT

70 Minutes! Bring two pens! $79   $59 One of the consistent themes in the post-pandemic (we hope it's almost "post) newspaper is improving design. Community newspapers are bucking the trend of metro papers and investing in growing readership, which in turn grows advertising revenue. A key element of growing readership is making the design of your paper more reader-friendly, drawing the reader rather than turning the reader away. In this session, Kevin will cover these topics and more: New design…

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April 2023

Live Webinar – Learning to Use Tools Often Overlooked in InDesign

April 6 @ 3:00 pm - 4:10 pm EDT

70 minutes  •  $89 $69 Register today and save $20! Kevin Slimp worked with the team at Adobe during the development of InDesign in the mid and late 1990s and was one of the first to teach the application immediately after it was released to the public. His first class was for a group of 99 newspaper designers in Phoenix, Arizona. One thing that still surprises Kevin is that he still learns something new almost every day while using the…

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September 2023

Advanced Photoshop & InDesign: A Powerful Combination
Designers, Editors and Publishers     September 15
September 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

If you can't make it to the live event, go ahead and register. We'll be glad to send you a recording of the session afterward. 60 Minutes  •  $69 Kevin Slimp taught his first Photoshop class for the Kentucky Press Association in 1995. When asked to teach the class, the organizer told Kevin to expect 15 to 20 attendees. When Kevin arrived in Lexington, Kentucky to teach the class, almost 200 newspaper publishers, editors, and designers were in attendance. Kevin…

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