Join Nigel French for an in-depth discussion in this video Flowing text, part of Designing a Magazine Layout.
And next step is to flow our text so I am going to select this first text frame…and then press Command+D or Ctrl+D, I will go to the File menu and choose Place. …We could drag and drop our text in the same way as we did to get our pictures …into the frames but in this instance, with the text I am going to use the Place command instead.…Our text is in a folder called Text in the SF_layout folder which is in the…exercise files folder. We have two versions of each of our two articles, and I…am going to begin by using the raw version which is just plain text along with…some extra spaces and some unwanted character returns, for just added veracity,…and we are going to strip those out in a later step. Click Open and it's going…to flow into that first frame. I now want to thread this frame with the other…text frames. So I will come and Click on the red plus which indicates Overset…text and holding down my Spacebar, scroll down to the next frame.…
Now if I want to automatically pick up my text flow for the next instance, I…
- Identifying the common parts of a magazine feature article
- Creating an efficient workflow using Bridge
- Designing with bleeds and crossovers
- Creating and applying paragraph, character, and object styles
- Designing and working with a baseline grid
- Preflighting documents
- Creating print-ready PDFs
Skill Level Intermediate
Designing a Business Card With Illustrator CS3with Nigel French36m 7s Intermediate
1. Document Essentials
2. Working with Images
3. Working with Text
4. Designing Page Elements
5. Proofing and Output
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