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Adding VAP fonts on the Mac

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1) Download and then unzip the fonts

2) Navigate to your Applications folder and open Font Book

3) File > Add Fonts

4) Navigate to where you unzipped the fonts, click on one of them, then hit Command+A to select all of them, then once they’re all selected, click Open.  This will add the fonts to your system.

Written by ecorriel

August 10th, 2012 at 5:03 pm

Posted in print,web

How to Create QR Codes

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1) To create a QR code, go to qrstuff.com and login with the following username and password:

  • u: visualartspress@gmail.com
  • p: svavap

2) Enter in the URL and make sure to choose “Use our qrs.ly URL shortner”.  This is what allows us to monitor stats.

 

3) Choose an output type at the bottom (generally Generate Hi-Res Images)

 

4) Choose among the appropriate output settings

5) Don’t forget, it’s not recommended that barcodes be less than 1″ tall/wide whether its on print or digital media.

Written by ecorriel

November 3rd, 2011 at 7:41 pm

Posted in print,web