Type Sizing Tricks in Adobe Illustrator

Learn tricks for sizing type without compromising quality, unnecessary mental acrobatics, or losing your train of thought. In this tutorial you will learn incredibly handy, master-level type sizing tricks including: Resizing Type with the Black Arrow Using Decimal Values Entering… Keep reading Type Sizing Tricks in Adobe Illustrator on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting…

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Back to the future! A Best of Planet PDF: Volume One

So take an very interesting read of where I predicted the future back in 2002. After 16 years, I’m pretty chuffed that I’ve been been accurate. Well, at least in many scenarios :-). So read on to find out what was “guess-pected” 15 years ago!! Here we go… Planet PDF is a founding co-sponsor of…

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Planet PDF Featured Event

PDF Association – VIP Event for Print & Publishing | November 6 PDF Association – VIP Event for Print & Publishing | November 6 The VIP Event for Print & Publishing is an educational event organized by axaio, callas and Four Pees. Originally targeted at resellers and integrators, it has become an open event for…

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The European PDF Event of the Year 2017

With less than two weeks to go, I’m getting pretty excited about the PDF Days Europe 2017. Aside from schooling my German, it also gives me some great access to the latest and greatest PDF experts…

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Upcoming PDF Events

PDF Camp Berlin September 21, 2017 BASTA! Anniversary Conference Special edition of the VIP Event in Vienna November 6, 2017 PDF Day | Washington DC January 29, 2018…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 17 February 2017

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. 12 Facebook Groups To Join Before Quitting Your Day Job To Work For Yourself How to find high-paying clients from job boards… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 17 February 2017 on Pariah Burke…

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Top 25 InDesign Tips From The InDesign Conference

I’ve been soaking up all kinds of tips, tricks and techniques from the InDesign Conference going on right now in Chicago. Here are my picks of the top 25 tips from a single day’s sessions. Keep reading Top 25 InDesign Tips From The InDesign Conference on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting & Training…

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ALAP’s InDesign Plug-Ins Discontinued, PowerXChange Offers Consolation Prize

InBooklet, InEffects, and other ALAP plug-ins for InDesign discontinued; replaced with “similarly featured” QuarkXPress xtensions. by Samuel John Klein and Pariah S. Burke Once, not long ago, there was a little software company with an interesting name: A Lowly Apprentice… Keep reading ALAP’s InDesign Plug-Ins Discontinued, PowerXChange Offers Consolation Prize on Pariah Burke Publishing &…

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Lesson: Choose Your Positive Press Carefully

In the ongoing tug of war on the hearts and minds of designers and layout artists everywhere, Quark, Inc. links to positive press to make its case. But should Quark be a little more careful about what they link to?… Keep reading Lesson: Choose Your Positive Press Carefully on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting…

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Latest PDF Standards

Years ago (and years!) when we used to talk about PDF as being the most prominent document format, we’d always have to add a quick, under-the-breath, “de-facto standard”. But when it came to being 100 percent assured that it would be around in years to come, it’s always been a case of biting our collective…

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PDF Standards

Years ago (and years!) when we used to talk about PDF as being the most prominent document format, we’d always have to add a quick, under-the-breath, “de-facto standard”. But when it came to being 100 percent assured that it would be around in years to come, it’s always been a case of biting our collective…

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Callas Software: pdfaPilot Takes Off as Command Line Module

Automatic PDF/A processing with pdfaPilot CLI The pdfaPilot of callas software, the innovative tool for thorough PDF/A verification, correction and conversion, will be offered as a command line module (CLI) from 01 March 2007. pdfaPilot comes in two different versions, one for pure validation and the other for validation as well as correction and conversion…

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ImageSwapper for InDesign Ships

XChange International announce release of ImageSwapper plug-in for Adobe InDesign CS2 Keep reading ImageSwapper for InDesign Ships on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting & Training…

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Callas Software Presents the New pdfInspektor4 CLI

The new pdfInspektor4 CLI—the command-line tool for automatic PDF processing in digital workflow systems—is not only fully compatible with Adobe Acrobat 8 now, but also contains a number of improvements which make it more effective, quicker and more reliable for the user to automatically process large amounts of incoming or existing PDF documents. Keep reading…

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