June 3, 2013
Capitalizing text should be done with character or paragraph styles instead of typing it directly. This allows you much more flexibility in the future, especially in cases where you want to change a style throughout a large document.
Consider when you’re styling a large documents with several levels of...read full article
May 28, 2013
Taking the time to set up and style proper bulleted lists is a simple step to making your documents look more professional and finely-tuned. Luckily, it’s quick and easy to do.
There are generally three ways to go about creating lists. Some people place bullets manually by inserting a bullet...read full article
February 15, 2013
This post marks the transition of Styles in Styles from Tumblr to a new Jekyll-generated, self-hosted home. Tumblr is great, but it was time to create a unique identity for this site and I took the time to build it on a system I have more control over....read full article
February 11, 2012
If you’re working on a layout with multiple objects of the same size (e.g., a series of portraits in a directory), changing the dimensions of each object can be incredibly time-consuming if done one at a time, especially if it’s a large document.
January 30, 2012
Transform Again commands let you...read full article
Instead of manually inserting line-breaks to ensure phone numbers, proper names and other pieces of information don’t get broken into multiple lines, replace spaces and hyphens with non-breaking spaces and hyphens.
For example, the phone number (800) 123-4567 can be represented this way:
Change that to: