Chapter 20

Columns of Text

In This Chapter

arrow Understanding columns

arrow Breaking your text into columns

arrow Working with two columns

arrow Creating a three-column brochure

arrow Restoring “normal” text from columnar text

arrow Switching column layouts in a document

arrow Breaking up a column on a page

Here’s a pop quiz: If someone asks about columns and you immediately think of something written in a magazine or newspaper, you’re probably a writer. If you think Doric, Ionic, and Corinthian, you’re probably a nerd. What you probably don’t think of are text columns in Word. That’s because placing columns across a page of text is a task that you probably don’t believe a word processor can do. Man, are you wrong!

All about Columns

Here’s a secret: All text you write in Word is already formatted in columns. Yep, although ...

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