So, with the help of type, we can easily control the typography and make our designs more attractive.
B. Area type tool
C. Vertical type tool
D. Vertical area type tool
E. Vertical type on a path tool
F. Touch type tool
G. Touch type text tool
To begin the typing, we will click on the artboard and then we can type the text which goes horizontal.
To create an area type tool, we have to click on a closed path and this constrains the text with the path and mostly used in magazines and books.
To use this tool first we have to create a path and then by clicking on that path, we can constrain text along that path.
This tool is as same as the type tool except the fact that it types vertically. Just like the type tool, we have to click on the artboard to begin the point and then we can type text which goes vertical.
In Vertical area type tool, we have to click on the closed path and then an area type object will be created which contains vertically flowing text.
To use vertical type path tool first we have to create a path and then by clicking on that path, we can write text along the path which flow vertically.
This tool is used to edit text just by clicking the letter.
- Select the Type Tool (T)
- Show/Hide Character Panel (Command + T)
- Show/Hide Open Type Panel (Alt + Shift + Command + T)
- Show/Hide Paragraph Panel (Alt + Command + T)
- Show/Hide Tabs Panel (Shift + Command + T)
- Create Outlines (Shift + Command + O)
- Show/Hide Hidden Characters (Alt + Command + I)
- The Character Panel
- The Paragraph Panel
- The open type panel
- The glyph Panel
- The character styles Panel
- The Paragraph Styles Panel
- The Tabs Panel
- Font Family
- Font Style
- Horizontal Scale
- Vertical Scale
- Baseline shift
- Character Rotation
2) The Paragraph Panel
(Window > Type > Paragraph)
Paragraph Panel help in editing of Paragraph which include
- Spacing above and below paragraphs
Open type Panel is used to define how can we wish to display alternative open type character in our document.
(Window > Type > Glyphs)
Glyph Panel is used to display alternative character available for given font.