Creating QR Codes in InDesign CC

QR codes are an exciting new marketing tool where any reader with a smart phone can scan the code and instantly be taken to a web page. InDesign Creative Cloud now allows users to create QR codes inside the application. The graphic is vector-based so it is scale-able to whatever size that is needed.

Optical Margin Alignment in Adobe InDesign

In this tutorial, Jeff Witchel explains the in’s and out’s of optical margin alignment in Adobe InDesign. Optical margin alignment is when you adjust edge of text to be more visually pleasing, even if it pushes letters outside the bounds of your text box. Optical margin alignment is particularly useful for centering text with punctuation.

Adding WhiteSpace to InDesign Type

This video explains the various add space options in InDesign. Em space and En space are explained, as well as nonbreaking space, flush space, figure space, and punctuation space.

Easy Table of Contents Creation in Adobe InDesign

In this tutorial, Jeff Witchel shows you InDesign’s built-in Table of Contents generator for easily creating and updating your TOC’s pages.

Let Adobe InDesign Do The Math For You

Jeff demonstrates the benefit of using mathematic computations for the position and size fields in Adobe InDesign.

Scripting for Non-Scripters in Adobe InDesign

Without writing a single line of code, you can take advantage of some amazing time-saving scripts that come built-in with InDesign.

Using Illustrator Gradients in Adobe InDesign

Learn how to bring in any custom Adobe Illustrator swatches and gradients for use in InDesign.

Creating Interactive PDF Forms in InDesign CS6

Use InDesign to create interactive PDF forms. In this video, Jeff Witchel shows viewers how to create text boxes, radio buttons, drop down lists, and action buttons to print and email the completed form.

Using Liquid Layout in InDesign CS6

Jeff Witchel walks viewers through the new Liquid Layout function in InDesign CS6. In this example, he uses the new feature to re-scale a print ad.

Keys to Alignment in InDesign CS6

Jeff Witchel goes through the alignment features in InDesign CS6, starting with the basics and moving on to new features like the ability to align selected objects to a key object.

Planet Photoshop Photoshop World KelbyOne Lightroom Killer Tips Scott Kelby