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Setting Body Text for Comfortable Reading

Setting Body Text for Comfortable Reading

| March 5, 2014 | 16 Comments

Probably the most important magazine¬†page element is the body text or body copy as some refer to it. Magazine readers do not notice properly set body text. They notice nice images, powerful headlines, but they do not notice body text. And this is a good thing. Properly adjusted body text should be unnoticeable and it […]

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Text Hyphenation

Text Hyphenation

| December 9, 2013 | 7 Comments

Hyphenation is a process of dividing the words at the end of the line of the text. It is symbolized by hyphen mark which is dividing the words by syllables. It is often adjusted together with justification settings and good setup of both settings should result in good flow and easily readable body text.¬† This […]

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Text Justification

Text Justification

| May 24, 2013 | 9 Comments

In this tutorial we will discuss how to adjust settings for justified type. Tweaking word, letter and glyph spacing is a must if you want to improve the appearance and readability of your text.   First let’s go to the preferences setup of your document and make an adjustment which will help us to see […]

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