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 and on the back, it shows the legs of the same fish.
From "Company Picnic" onwards, the manual is light yellow, 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. He looks up and sees all the customers looking very hungry.
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, expecting a big family who speaks German.