Real World QuarkXPress

Real World QuarkXPress

Real World QuarkXPress is the world’s best-selling ref­er­ence on QuarkXPress. At many design firms and schools it’s con­sid­ered required read­ing. With its friend­ly, easy-to-read style, you’ll learn QuarkXPress from the bot­tom up as a begin­ner. If you’ve had some expe­ri­ence with QuarkXPress, this book will help you sharp­en your skills with all the new fea­tures of ver­sion 7. And if you’re an advanced user, all the tips, tricks, and tech­niques will turn you into a rag­ing, inex­orable QuarkXPress demon.

In this book, you’ll learn how to:

  • Speed up just about every task with the new Measurements palette
  • Apply sophis­ti­cat­ed drop shad­ows to text, images, box­es, and more
  • Experiment with trans­paren­cy and image effects
  • Create expert tables with import­ed Microsoft Excel data and rich formatting
  • Collaborate with oth­ers using the Shared Content and Composition Zones technologies
  • Prevent sticky out­put prob­lems with col­or setups, out­put styles, and Job Jackets
  • Automate your projects with new QuarkXPress scripts and third-party XTensions
  • For the lat­est updates, vis­it the Real World QuarkXPress site: www​.peach​pit​.com/​Quark7

About the Authors
David Blatner is an inter­na­tion­al­ly respect­ed author or coau­thor of 15 books, includ­ing Adobe InDesign CS/C2 Breakthroughs, Adobe Photoshop CS/CS2 Breakthroughs, and Real World Adobe Photoshop CS2. His books have sold more than half a mil­lion copies world­wide and con­sis­tent­ly win him awards and praise from readers.

Nine authors con­tributed to the update of this edi­tion. They include: Kelly Anton, Stephen Beals, Pariah Burke, Shellie Hall, Ted LoCascio, Claudia McCue, Patti Schulze, Glen Turpin, and Chuck Weger.

Pariah Burke

Author, consultant, trainer, guru: Digital Publishing, ePub, InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Quark. Empowering, Informing, Connecting Creative Professionals™