Formatting text quickly with paragraph styles


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Formatting text quickly with paragraph styles

Illustrator offers a variety of ways to style your text. For example, I can come over here to the Window menu, choose to open up, underneath Type over here, something called Character > Paragraph. I'm going to choose Character here, to start off with. You can see, by the way, it's grouped with the Paragraph panel as well. But if I go to the Character panel, you'll see that I have the ability to click on some text. In this case, it's the point text object. I can choose different fonts, font styles. I can choose point size, and a variety of other text settings that are here.

However, if I choose to style text in this way, it can be a very tedious process, especially if you consider the way that most people will think about text across an entire web site. Most people rely on something called CSS, or Cascading Style Sheets. By defining style sheets upfront, you can quickly change the way that your text looks across an entire web site. Well, Illustrator also has a feature cal...

Formatting text quickly with paragraph styles
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Formatting text quickly with paragraph styles provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS5 for Web and Interactive Design

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