Click the drop-down menu to select and apply a style, or launch the creation tool. Click on the selected style to apply it to your selected text.
Images add impact to title pages and contents alike. Click Insert > Pictures or select Online Pictures from the Illustrations submenu. Pictures pulls an image from your computer's hard drive, while Online Pictures pulls images from Office clip art, Bing, OneDrive, Facebook, or Flickr.
When you insert an image, click and drag on any of the eight points surrounding your image to resize it. You can set text to wrap around your image. You can also add borders, artistic effects, and more from the Format menu that appears the image is selected.
Once you've mastered Word's formatting tools, you'll never be able to go back to the standard Blank document. It's amazing how even page numbers can make your work look more organized, and how well-placed images deepen the impact of your content. If you're a Word formatting geek, let us know your favorite tricks in the comments.
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