Figure 16.1. Pages palette and fly-out menu.
Figure 16.2. A simple three-column grid. Each column is wide enough for body text even when narrowed by a text wrap. The grid can be easily adapted to a six-column grid for more flexibility.
Figure 16.3. A five-column grid divides comfortably into two wide text columns, leaving a narrow margin column for sidebar material, captions, and into which pictures can expand.
Your Grid Tool Kit
Part I: Character Formats
Going with the Flow
Getting the Lead Out
Kern, Baby, Kern
Sweating the Small Stuff: Special Characters, White Space, and Glyphs
OpenType: The New Frontier in Font Technology
Part II: Paragraph Formats
Aligning Your Type
Paragraph Indents and Spacing
First Impressions: Creating Great Opening Paragraphs
Dont Fear the Hyphen
Mastering Tabs and Tables
Part III: Styles
Stylin with Paragraph and Character Styles
Part IV: Page Layout
Setting Up Your Document
Everything in Its Right Place: Using Grids
Text Wraps: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly