The Resource Before & After: How to Set Perfect Text., with John McWade

Before & After: How to Set Perfect Text., with John McWade

Label
Before & After: How to Set Perfect Text.
Title
Before & After: How to Set Perfect Text.
Statement of responsibility
with John McWade
Creator
Contributor
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Learn to set text perfectly, adjusting letterforms so they are balanced and beautiful, with these tips from lynda.com's Before & After guru John McWade
  • When type is the star of your design, you want to make sure to set it perfectly. lynda.com's Before & After guru John McWade shows us what good type looks like. He walks through choosing the right typeface and styling type?without using the automatic settings on which many designers rely. Instead, he counsels us to really see type and then adjust the letterforms so they are balanced and beautiful. Along the way, he touches on points small and large: indents, sizing, spacing, line length, punctuation, and the main differences between setting text for screen versus print
Cataloging source
lynda.com
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McWade, John
LC call number
LDC372538
PerformerNote
Presenter: John McWade. John McWade is a senior staff author at Lynda.com in the field of graphic design. A designer, teacher, and author, Mr. McWade in 1985 created PageLab, the world's first desktop publishing studio, and in 1990 he founded Before & After magazine to teach graphic design to desktop publishers. Before & After is known for its simple beauty, clarity of instruction, and especially its emphasis on design not as decoration but an essential form of communication. Mr. McWade's formative background is in printing and publication design, with a specialty in typography. He has authored three books: Before & After Page Design, Graphics for Business, and How to Design Cool Stuff
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lynda.com (Firm)
Runtime
63
Technique
live action
Label
Before & After: How to Set Perfect Text., with John McWade
Link
http://www.wccls.org/lynda
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Publication
Copyright
Note
08/31/2015
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (streaming video)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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access
Sound
sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(LDC)LDC372538
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Latest version of the following browsers: Chrome, Safari,Firefox, or Internet Explorer. Adobe Flash Player Plugin. JavaScriptand cookies must be enabled. A broadband Internet connection
Label
Before & After: How to Set Perfect Text., with John McWade
Link
http://www.wccls.org/lynda
Publication
Copyright
Note
08/31/2015
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (streaming video)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(LDC)LDC372538
System details
Latest version of the following browsers: Chrome, Safari,Firefox, or Internet Explorer. Adobe Flash Player Plugin. JavaScriptand cookies must be enabled. A broadband Internet connection
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