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Events near Pangbourne ( within 30 miles )

Written by ajdf on May 12th, 2016 9:09 am 9 Comments
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Upcoming Music events near Pangbourne

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CV / Interview / Job App lessons learned from interviewing for a design job.

Written by ajdf on March 29th, 2016 11:11 am 4 Comments
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Basics: Cover letter ( or message ) Writing a PERSONALISED cover message, detailing why this job interests you, why you think you’d be a good candidate and anything to indicate that you have thought about the application, will instantly put you ahead of 50% of applicants. If you do not do this bit: How do […]

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Tour Dates Widget

Written by ajdf on December 9th, 2014 12:11 pm 13 Comments
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Stewart Lee Tour Dates & Tickets

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Creating a template for a dynamicly generated HTML email = Difficult.

Written by ajdf on July 10th, 2013 11:06 am 210 Comments
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Simple heading with borders example

In order not to forget all the lessons I just learned the hardway, here are some things I picked up: ‘Keep it simple’ applies more than ever: The more complex the layout, the more likely it is to go strataspherically wrong. With mobile opens at more than 50%, there are many advantages to having a […]

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InDesign: Make Master Page layout changes affect all existing text-fields

Written by ajdf on January 2nd, 2012 1:12 am 11 Comments
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You must master master pages

I am currently doing a 350 page book typesetting and layout project. Although I have done this before, I tend to not use In Design for long periods of time between each project and then forget some very important features. These features become extremely important for dealing with long documents. I am going to write […]

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