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Explore, learn, and increase your productivity with Google Docs
Laurence Svekis
  • Course duration: 1h 7m

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If you are a Google Workspace user, don't miss this opportunity. This course is packed full of tips, resources, and how-to demos for getting the most out of Google Docs. Whether you are new to G Docs or have used it for years and want to take your knowledge to the next level, this course is for you. We’ll use Google Docs to the max and explore all its options.

Google Docs is designed for collaboration with the end user in mind. Docs makes it easy to work seamlessly online, providing auto save versions with unlimited revision histories, document comparisons, and speech-to-text features, and it lets you create and add images to your docs, as well. This course shows you how to take full advantage of the power of the Google Suite of apps, also called Google Workspace apps. After completing this course, you will be able to

  • See edits as others type
  • Communicate through Google’s built-in chat to ask questions or include comments.
  • Provide edits and clarify how to handle suggestions.
  • Work with most file types and learn how to export your work in all the popular formats including .DOCX, .PDF, .ODT, .RTF, .TXT, or .HTML.
  • Decide who accesses the documents and what rights they have.

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This course was created independently by Laurence Svekis and is distributed by Manning through our exclusive liveVideo platform.


Google Workspace Account required (free or business version)

what you will learn

Master Google Docs and make the most of all the features—including collaboration—to create strong and attractive documents.

  • How to increase productivity with Google Docs
  • Useful tips and shortcuts
  • Communicate with others using Google’s built-in chat
  • Provide access to multiple users so you can collaborate on writing and editing

about the instructor

Laurence Svekis is an Google application developer who worked on multiple enterprise level applications, hundreds of websites and business solutions, and many unique and innovative web applications. He created his first computer application in 1990 and first website in 1998. Laurence has been providing web development courses and digital marketing strategy courses since 2002, teaching countless learners how to bring amazing things to life online.
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