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Chapter 7. Typography > To adjust inter-word spacing:

To adjust inter-word spacing:

1.
Choose the Content tool.

2.
Highlight one or more words.

3.
In the Mac OS, press Cmd-Control-Shift-[ (left bracket) to remove space or “]” (right bracket) to add space . For finer word space adjustments, include the Option key. In Windows, press Ctrl-Shift-1 or Ctrl-Shift-2.

Figure 3. This phrase has normal word spacing.


Figure 4. Here the same phrase has a word space tracking value of -10. Negative word space tracking can improve the appearance of headlines and other large-sized text.



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