Creating a Blank Publication

Learn the steps you'll need to take to create a new publication in Publisher 2003 in this free lesson.


By the end of this module, you should be able to:

Creating a blank publication

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Publisher provides several options when you want to move beyond the predesigned templates and create your own publication designs. You can create a document completely on your own without any design assistance, or you can use the designs and layouts provided to enhance your ideas.

To create a blank publication:

Get Started With a blank publication you can do anything you want. It's up to you!

Selecting a page layout

If you don't want to start with a completely blank document, Publisher can help you with various page layout options.

Quick publication options


For the next set of challenges, you will want to use your own document.