New Eyedropper Tool Options in InDesign CC 2018

When you double-click on the Eyedropper tool (keyboard shortcut: I) in InDesign CC 2018, you’ll see new Object Size and Position options under the heading Transform Options. These options were added to the Eyedropper tool in CC 2018 because the ability to “memorize” an object’s size and position was added to object styles in this…

Read Now!

Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 22 February 2018

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. InDesign CC: Mastering Documents with Pariah Burke This on-going course from Pariah Burke will give you dozens of tips, tricks, and techniques… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 22 February 2018 on Pariah Burke…

Read Now!

How to Create Five On-Trend ASE Color Palettes in Adobe Software

What You’ll Be CreatingWith Vogue declaring 2018 to be ‘The Year of Optimism’, bold and beautiful colors are firmly back on the fashion world’s radar. Graphic design and illustration are following suit as well, with muted tones making way for cheerful, color-box brights that won’t fail to raise a smile.To up your color game for…

Read Now!

Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 21 February 2018

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. When a client hurts your feelings The nuSchool’s Lior Frenkel gives his best advice for dealing with not-so-nice clients. Entrepreneur Freelance InDesign… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 21 February 2018 on Pariah Burke…

Read Now!

Redesigning a Magazine

An interview with designer Pam Sparks reveals the process used to redesign InDesign magazine. The post Redesigning a Magazine appeared first on InDesignSecrets…

Read Now!

Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 20 February 2018

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. Graphic Design 101: The designer’s guide to Gestalt Theory Utilising the Gestalt principles can make designs more coherent, connected or unified –… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 20 February 2018 on Pariah Burke…

Read Now!

Tip of the Week: Accessing Document History

How to access the embedded history log kept inside every InDesign file, which can be of great help when troubleshooting crashes and other document problems. The post Tip of the Week: Accessing Document History appeared first on InDesignSecrets…

Read Now!

InDesign Poll Results: Which tool(s) should be removed from the toolbar?

Hey folks, it’s time to review the results of our latest InDesign poll, and take the wraps off a brand new one. The latest InDesign Secrets polled asked, “Which tool(s) should be removed from the toolbar?” This question was inspired by my jealousy of Photoshop users’ ability to customize their toolbars, simply by clicking on the…

Read Now!

Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 16 February 2018

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. Designers Redesign The ‘Elderly People’ Road Sign To Make It More Positive According to them, the current sign has a derogatory connotation and… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 16 February 2018 on Pariah Burke…

Read Now!

InDesign Template of the Month: Data Merge

Time for another free template for our Premium members! (Not a Premium member? Sign up here.) This month’s template comes to us from Adam Jury, and it’s not one, but four templates built to work with InDesign’s Data Merge features! There are files for creating business cards, stationery, convention badges, and a phone directory.    …

Read Now!

InDesign: Choosing a multilingual publishing solution

An ecosystem of external and internal software solutions flourished in the last 5-6 years or so. The rise of web applications and standards initiated a new era of end-to-end solutions, filling the market with web-to-print software and other InDesign automation applications. Let’s explore each InDesign translation solution, and why choosing Redokun makes sense both for…

Read Now!

How to: Import Word to InDesign

How to import a Word document to InDesign easily, align the styles and, if necessary, import the Word file as a link that auto-update the content inside InDesign…

Read Now!