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I don't know InDesign, but I know it is AppleScriptable if you have a Mac: http://www.adobe.com/content/dam/Adobe/en/devnet/indesign/sdk/cs6/scripting/InDesign_ScriptingGuide_AS.pdf AppleScript has an open url command so it can fetch web data. If you don't have a Mac, a cursory investigation indicates InDesign has a cross platform scripting language ...


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Hi Vincent and welcome! I think Tschichold's Canon works esthetically but yes, depending on your binding, you will have to add to the inner margin. It obviously depends on the kind of binding and also the amount of pages in your book. There are other canons like Van de Graaf and Rosarivo and Bringhurst also has a nice section about page proportions in his ...


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I think you're right. Classically, inner margins are smaller than outer margins. However, you do need to ensure the inner margins are large enough to keep content out of the gutter. The reason outer margins are larger is due to creep. (which you can calculate). Creep is the slow outward movement of content due to the gutter and binding. Content will move ...


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For Photoshop, A4 or A5 in a landscape format, at minimum 300dpi/ppi (because you're printing it): Under Preferences > Guides, grids and slices make gridlines at every 50 PERCENT. typically with subdivisions every 1 unit. Now when you go View > Show > Grid you will get a clear subdivision of your page. If you need it to be 3 fold, simply show ...


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Nowadays you can practically use any font you wish as a webfont by embedding the font into your CSS and website. Popular sites like Font Squirrel give you webfont kits ready to implement in your website, while other people go for online services like Google Fonts or Adobe Typekit, which allow you to embed popular fonts in your website with ease. In any ...



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