It is a yellow-tan dance manual that shows its title written on the front in red text. It has a picture of a black-haired, lavender fish wearing a pink bikini, skirt, and ballet shoes, dancing ballet. On the back, the legs of the same fish are shown.
From "Company Picnic" onwards, the manual is light yellow and the fish on the cover is light green with blue hair and wears a red bikini and skirt.
Its info blurb in Sponge Star Patrick Pants states it is a dance manual filled with all the intricate dance moves that are popular in Bikini Bottom, such as the Krusty Krunch and the Barancle Blitz.
Role in series
Squidward is seen reading Everybody Aplomb Now in the opening.
Squidward reads the manual in the opening until SpongeBob distracts him by playing with the Patty family.
Squidward reads it at his house. He is interrupted by SpongeBob knocking on the door of his house.