Auto-Numbering a 2nd Table of Contents.

You’re working on a magazine Table of Contents which will contain all the stories in the issue. You would also like to highlight various feature stories with a large page number and an images from these important stories. Is there a way to do this automatically, so the page numbers will always be correct, even […]

Creating Spiraling Dots in Illustrator

When asked by one of my Kean University students how to create a spiral of dots that get smaller from the outside of the spiral inward, my first thought was to start by drawing a spiral and adding a Dotted Stroke. Makes sense, but is it the best way to accomplish this task? In this […]

Use the Power of Popup Glyphs.

Applying alternate glyphs for a specific selected character just got a lot easier using the new popup glyphs feature in InDesign CC 2015. When you hover over a selected character that has alternate glyphs, you can select and apply an alternate right under that character in a popup menu. In this tutorial, Adobe Certified Instructor […]

Setting Up an InDesign Table of Contents Automatically.

If you mention “Tables of Contents” to most InDesign users, they immediate think about books, forgetting that a contents can also be found in magazines, catalogs, manuals, proposals, and lots more. And if you’ve ever tried to set up a Table of Contents manually, you know that this is a time-consuming task with a lot […]

Edit PDFs Like Never Before in Acrobat DC.

I lost count of how many times I’ve been asked by clients “Can’t you just edit the PDF?” With Acrobat DC, you can be a lot more confident in answering “Absolutely!” In this tutorial, Adobe Certified Instructor Jeff Witchel goes through the process of editing text and even images in PDFs. He also takes a […]