David Blatner

937 articles

David Blatner is the co-founder of the Creative Publishing Network, InDesign Magazine, and the author or co-author of 15 books, including Real World InDesign. His InDesign videos at are among the most watched InDesign training in the world. You can find more about David at


Insert a Character by Unicode or GID

InDesign is Disappearing (except for the menu bar)

This Month in InDesign Articles, December 2016

How to Set Column and Row Strokes in Table Styles

Exporting from InDesign to HTML5: Amazing Free Script

InPerson Interview: Nadine Chahine

Automatically Crop Out the Edges of Your Image

Tip of the Week: Reveal Silhouetted Images with the Document Grid

How to Skip Page Numbering for Pages That Shouldn’t be Numbered

Tip of the Week: Breaking Lines at Em Spaces and En Spaces With Discretionary Line Breaks

Don’t Apply Baseline Shift to Move a Paragraph Up or Down

This Month in InDesign Articles, October 2016

This Month in Articles, September 2016

Locking an InDesign Book File

Setting Table Subhead Rows to a Cell Style with a Free Script