David Blatner

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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


Typography Tips From the Pros

In the Spotlight: Pam Sparks

Find Spacing Problems by Displaying Spaces Instead of Text

How to Find Hanukkah in InDesign (no matter how it’s spelled)

Use Find/Change to Add Text to Many Table Cells

How to Split a Long Story Into Smaller Pieces (unthreading in the middle of a story)

This Month in Articles, November 2017

Free Script for Removing the Overlapping Stroke for Paragraph Borders

How to Split Up a Single Page Into a Multipage Spread

This Month in InDesign Articles, October 2017

TYPING IN ALL CAPS is not as good as applying All Caps Style

InDesign 102

Changing the Default Font in an InDesign Document: Advanced

Why Placed Color Images Can Appear Inconsistent

Metamedia: A Book with InDesign on its Cover