InDesign Basics is a series of articles for new InDesign users, highlighting basic information and techniques. We all had to start somewhere, so why not start right here! One of the InDesign features that provides users with the level of design control that they need to create visually rich layouts is layering. Often when the topic […]
You have text in two frames, one positioned above the other, and you want to ensure the space from one text baseline to the next is consistent. How do you place the text frames properly? Well, you may know that InDesign has a Baseline Grid feature, and if you locked the baselines to that underlying grid, […]
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Take charge of your font library once and for all with a strategy (and maybe some software) for font management. This article appeared in Issue 87 of InDesign Magazine. They say the things you own end up owning you. (OK, in this case, “they” is an imaginary person named Tyler Durden from the novel and film Fight Club. […]
We’re happy to announce that InDesign Magazine Issue 87 (July, 2016) is now available! Here's what the issue includes: Mike Rankin details the ways to take charge of your font library once and for all. In an excerpt from her book, Why Fonts Matter, Sarah Hyndman shows how to design more effectively with type. Nigel French […]
With this InDesign keyboard shortcut you can resize a text frame to reveal overset text and shrink the frame to exactly fit the text at the same time.
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