Adobe Keyboard Mapper Showcases Hundreds of Keyboard Shortcuts for Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign

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Editor’s note: This post was written by John,  a design enthusiast with a passion for blogging, too. He regularly writes on the subject of design on his own blog, along with a number of other popular publications. He is also a design freelancer. If you’re a photographer, web designer, developer, blogger, magazine designer/editor, or even a […]

Getting To Grips With InDesign Part 6: Importing Images

This article/tutorial is the sixth in the series. In this chapter of the Getting To Grips series we will be covering the following topics: Differences between Vector and Bitmap images Importing Photoshop files Importing Illustrator files Managing your placed files Using and creating libraries Importing and Revealing Files in Adobe Bridge Telling the difference between […]

Getting To Grips With InDesign Part 5: Playing With Styles

This article/tutorial is the fifth in the series. In this part of the Getting To Grips Series we will be covering the following topics: Creating Paragraph Styles Applying Paragraph Styles Creating Character Styles Applying Character Styles Nesting Character Styles within Paragraph Styles Creating Object Styles Applying Object Styles If you like this article, please do […]

Getting To Grips With InDesign Part 2: Working With Text And Graphic Frames

This article is the second part of the Getting To Grips With InDesign Series. We will be covering the following topics: Creating, editing and resizing text frames. Creating and editing graphic frames. Placing graphics into an existing frame. Resizing frames. Converting graphic frames into text frames. Converting shapes. Working with frames and the Pathfinder Tool. […]

Getting To Grips With InDesign Part 1: Document Basics & Master Pages

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InDesign is a powerful software application created by Adobe, the same creators of Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks and various other creative applications. It is one of the industry standard applications used to create (or more likely “put together“) print documents, such as magazines and books. It can be used to produce print products from scratch, but […]