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- Never mind the widows and orphans - Baltimore Sun
- How to fix your rags, widows, and orphans - TechRepublic
- Typographic widows and orphans in layout design | Magazine
Never mind the widows and orphans - Baltimore Sun
Veronica, what you need is a nonbreaking space. You can search for all instances of Mrs. Mackin and replaced them with Mrs.^sMackin (that ^s is what you use in the Find & Replace menu to designate a nonbreaking space.
How to fix your rags, widows, and orphans - TechRepublic
Widow: A paragraph-ending line that falls at the beginning of the following page or column, thus separated from the rest of the text. (They have a past but no future.)
Typographic widows and orphans in layout design | Magazine
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I recommend that it’s better to use the width field. You can change the width of the characters ±9% or so invisibly. Tracking ±5 works. You can see ±65 in many cases.
even a highly-skilled, trained, and experienced
book-designer like yourself will have problems
in reliably detecting if/when it has been done…
(unless you actually count the lines on the page.)
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When you shade a paragraph in a document, InDesign ensures that the shade expands and collapses as your increase or reduce the contents in the paragraph. Also, the shade moves along with the paragraph.
The word “widow” is defined in different ways. There are “word widows” that refer to a single word on the last line of a paragraph, and “line widows” that, as I learned, refer to the first line of a paragraph at the bottom of a page. And then there are “orphans”, the last line of a paragraph at the top of a page, which others refer to as “widows”. Now you know why typesetters get gray hair.
Well that wraps up Five Techniques for fixing Widows and Orphans. Just remember the two golden rules: when applying any one of these techniques the paragraph should not appear visibly different to any other on the page and it’s OK to use a combination of these techniques on a single paragraph. So go forth and eliminate Widows and Orphans from you designs!