Mike Rankin

193 articles

Editor in Chief of, InDesign Magazine, and Author of courses on InDesign and Illustrator. Husband. Dad. Dog walker.


How to Avoid InDesign Smart Guides Problems

New Contest! The Mystery of the Unused Style

Tip of the Week: Searching for Glyphs

A Fix for Problems With Layer Visibility Overrides In Placed Illustrator Files

Free Video: Elements of a Layout

Tip of the Week: Taking Control of Text Wrap

InDesign Basics: Where Is the Color Picker? video: See Your Document in Grayscale Onscreen

Tip of the Week: Upgrade Your Placeholder Text

A Script That Adds a Human Touch to InDesign Type

Tip of the Week: A Pen Tool Secret

Mystery of the Empty Layers Panel Contest Answer and Winners!

Free Video: Swapping Column and Row Information in Tables

Tip of the Week: Fill and Stroke Shortcuts

New Contest! Mystery of the Empty Layers Panel