Beginner's Guide to Google Docs - Barrie Roberts

Beginner's Guide to Google Docs

By Barrie Roberts

  • Release Date: 2019-11-17
  • Genre: Software


Google Docs is a wonderfully user-friendly alternative to the likes of Microsoft Word. On the face of it, it is a simple word-processor but if you delve a little deeper it can do so much more.

In the 20 chapters of this book, I'll take you step-by-step through the different areas of Google Docs, starting from the very basics to more advanced areas, so that you are able to use Google Docs with confidence.

Learn how to share a document to work on it with others. Learn how to connect charts and slides which can be updated at the click of a button. Learn how to action colleagues directly from the document via action comments. And more!

1 - The basics
2 - How to make your text look better
3 - Setting up the page
4 - Getting to grips with tables
5 - Making bulleted & numbered lists
6 - Working with images
7 - Printing
8 - Inserting headers, footers & page numbers
9 - Inserting links, drawings & lines
10 - Spelling and grammar, your personal dictionary & word count
11 - Paragraph styles (Headings)
12 - Sharing, emailing, and downloading
13 - Adding comments and suggestions
14 - Working with another language
15 - Inserting special characters & mathematical equations
16 - Voice typing and voice control
17 - Version history
18 - Explore and Dictionary
19 - Connecting charts and slides to Docs
20 - Extra useful tools