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Here are the top ten articles for the Desktop Publishing / Ebooks Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Becoming a Fiction Editor
Back in school learning about punctuation, nouns, adverbs, & all that stuff, it had a hard time sinking into my brain. But after 25 years providing typing, word processing & desktop publishing services, I got pretty good at editing my clients' work. And, now I've advanced into fiction editing.

2. eBook File Formats
Confused about ebook files and formats, and which readers can read which books? This article will help you sort it all out.

3. Creating Recipe Cards with Word
Using MS Word and Avery Postcard blanks (#3263), makes quick work of creating recipe cards for yourself and for gift giving.

4. Making a Background Transparent Using Photoshop
In this article I show you how to make the background of a round object transparent using Photoshop. It is not hard to do if you know how to do it.

5. Merging Letters in Word 2007
Mail merges in Word is definitely a topic that I would have normally shied away from. However, sometimes my clients want me to do things that I end up doing. And in so doing, have discovered that it is not all that hard to do after all.

6. PageMaker 7.0 Keyboard Shortcuts
Keyboard shortcuts are good to know so that when you are keyboarding you don't have to be slowed down by having to stop and move your hand to mouse and then back to the keyboard to pickup where you stopped typing. Here is a list of the ones that I use the most and some extra ones too!

7. Use Your Creativity and Make Money
If you possess desktop publishing and graphic design skills, and love being creative, there are many ways to combine your creative skills to produce new services or products for your clients. Here are some of my ideas on ways I made some extra money using my creative skills.

8. Creating Wedding Invitations
Creating custom wedding invitations can be a challenging undertaking. However, knowing who they are for and exploring the many options available in card stock, specialty papers, embellishments and your own creativity, can produce excellent results.

9. Electronic Postcards
Electronic postcards are a great way to keep in contact with friends and family. And they are quick, easy and they can be customized with your own message. Check out how you can select and send electronic postcards today!

10. Drop Caps in Adobe PageMaker
Drop caps can add visual interest to your publication. Different desktop publishing programs each have their own way of adding drop caps to the page. This article shows you how to insert drop caps using Adobe PageMaker.



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