Acrobat Pro 9 Turns Powerful New Tricks

With new tools for presenting portfolios, Flash integration, and online collaboration, Acrobat Pro 9 offers amazing new ways to promote, package, polish, and share PDF content Keep reading Acrobat Pro 9 Turns Powerful New Tricks on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting & Training...
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InstantPDF 4.0 (incl. InD Plug-In)

Every two weeks Quark VS InDesign.com and XChange International gives away 2 great prizes–an extraordinary xtension for QuarkXPress and an incredible InDesign plug-in. All you have to do to win is… Become a Quark VS InDesign.com member (free), and; Throw… Keep reading InstantPDF 4.0 (incl. InD Plug-In) on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting &...
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InstantPDF 4.0 (incl. QXP Xtension)

Every two weeks Quark VS InDesign.com and XChange International gives away 2 great prizes–an extraordinary xtension for QuarkXPress and an incredible InDesign plug-in. All you have to do to win is… Become a Quark VS InDesign.com member (free), and; Throw… Keep reading InstantPDF 4.0 (incl. QXP Xtension) on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting &...
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Extract All Images from a PDF at Once

Recently I explained how to exact a single image from a PDF so that the image could be reused in other applications. That method is ideal when you need only an image here and there, but if you need more… Keep reading Extract All Images from a PDF at Once on Pariah Burke Publishing &...
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Extract an Image from a PDF

Have you ever wanted to extract an image from a PDF and get it into Photoshop, Illustrator, or somewhere else? It’s a common enough need. For example, smaller clients of graphic designers often have difficulty tracking down high-resolution or resolution-independent… Keep reading Extract an Image from a PDF on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting...
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ex EPSCreator

Every two weeks Quark VS InDesign.com and XChange International gives away 2 great prizes–an extraordinary xtension for QuarkXPress and an incredible InDesign plug-in. All you have to do to win is… Become a Quark VS InDesign.com member (free), and; Throw… Keep reading ex EPSCreator on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting & Training...
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Stop Unembeddable Font Warnings

Despite the near impossibility of extracting embedded fonts from PDFs, some type foundries still prevent their fonts from being embedded in PDFs. While that choice is certainly the type designer’s to make, it can create quite an annoyance for an… Keep reading Stop Unembeddable Font Warnings on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting & Training...
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Adobe Creative Suite 4 Now Shipping

Milestone Release Radically Improves Creative Workflow Efficiency; Redefines Collaboration Between Designers and Developers Keep reading Adobe Creative Suite 4 Now Shipping on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting & Training...
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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 2 November 2016

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. The Top 10 Lies of Entrepreneurs and Investors From my experience listening to pitches, I’ve seen two sets of top 10 lies:… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 2 November 2016 on Pariah Burke...
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PDF Master Series III: Eugene Y. Xiong talks with Planet PDF

Planet PDF talks with another Master of the PDF Universe, Eugene Y. Xiong, Founder and Chairman of the Board at Foxit Software Inc. in Fremont California. Xiong is a quiet yet astounding achiever, you (usually) won't find him talking at conferences, exhibits, or publishings, but what you will find is the result of his leadership...
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PDF Master: Eugene Y. Xiong talks with Planet PDF

Planet PDF talks with Eugene Y. Xiong, Founder and Chairman of the Board at Foxit Software Inc. in Fremont California. Xiong is a low-key yet astounding achiever, you (usually) won't find him talking at conferences, exhibits, or publishings, but what you will find is the technology from his software being very significant in making PDF...
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Tuesdays with Pariah: A Barrel of Freebies

Designers–print, Web, motion, fashion, mobile, or any other kind–have to pay a lot of money for their software and other materials. So, whenever I can help them save a buck, I will. This show I’ll focus on all sorts of… Keep reading Tuesdays with Pariah: A Barrel of Freebies on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design...
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Tuesdays with Pariah: Uber Cool InDesign Type Effects to Wow (Part 1)

In this session I’ll showed off some awesome text effects that can be accomplished in almost any version of InDesign, from CS3 and CS4 to CS5 and beyond. The effects included… Setting Vertical Side Heads Filling Type with Imagery Adding… Keep reading Tuesdays with Pariah: Uber Cool InDesign Type Effects to Wow (Part 1) on...
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81% of Websites Inaccessible to Disabled, So Is The Report That Says So

Illustration from the DRC Easy Read Summary of the report. © Copyright DRC. Silicon.com reports: “ An investigation into the accessibility of the internet has slammed the majority of websites for being unusable for disabled would-be web surfers. Deaf, blind… Keep reading 81% of Websites Inaccessible to Disabled, So Is The Report That Says So...
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Tuesdays with Pariah: InDesign to HTML

Go from InDesign to the Web with the excellent built-in HTML (and Web image!) export. Series Description My career—my passion—is entirely focused on doing anything I can to Empower, Inform, Connect Creative Professionals™. I’m extremely lucky that I’m able… Keep reading Tuesdays with Pariah: InDesign to HTML on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting &...
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Tuesdays with Pariah: Easy Realistic Painting in Adobe Illustrator with Gradient Mesh

Vector, everyone knows, is resolution independent—drawings can be enlarged or reduced to infinity without loss of quality. The problem is, getting smooth, realistic color transitions in vector isn’t easy… Or is it? Realism and photo-realism in Illustrator is actually quite… Keep reading Tuesdays with Pariah: Easy Realistic Painting in Adobe Illustrator with Gradient Mesh on...
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Tuesdays with Pariah: Auto-Formatting Text with Nested & GREP Styles in InDesign

Continuing with the awesome power of automated styling, this time we went deep into the world of Nested Styles and GREP Styles. Using these you can format an entire complicated document—even something as style-rich as a product catalog or membership… Keep reading Tuesdays with Pariah: Auto-Formatting Text with Nested & GREP Styles in InDesign on...
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Tuesdays with Pariah: InDesign Column Spanning and Splitting

The topic was InDesign CS5’s amazing new Column Spanning and Splitting features. I showed you how to use them, then answered questions about Live Corner Effects and Live Captions. [The recording of this episode is no longer available online.] Series… Keep reading Tuesdays with Pariah: InDesign Column Spanning and Splitting on Pariah Burke Publishing &...
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A Little Customer Service Effort Goes A Long Way

Over on Seth’s Blog is this interesting post: “ The thing is, every single person who walks into the Lost Baggage office is annoyed, disappointed, upset or angry. And the hurdle that American has to get over is trivial. “Hi,… Keep reading A Little Customer Service Effort Goes A Long Way on Pariah Burke Publishing...
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