David Blatner

89 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


Add or Remove Columns Automatically As You Edit a Story

This Month in InDesign Articles, June 2018

GREP Find/Change on Formatted Text (solution to a big problem)

Turning RGB Black to CMYK Black

This Month in InDesign Articles, April 2018

Put Lines to Left and Right of a Heading

Helping Photoshop and InDesign Play Nice

Problem with Data Merge and Ghost Hyperlinks

Tip of the Week: Using the Ink Manager

This Month in InDesign Articles, February 2018

A History of InDesign Splash Screens

Make a Quick Grid from Objects On Your Page

Beta IDML-to-QuarkXPress Workflow

Third Party Solutions for Data Publishing

Exchange or Swap Two Images with this Free InDesign Script