If the default Left-to-Right measurement direction on Quark’s rulers bugs you, you can switch it around to Right-to-Left.
Just Control-click or right-click on the ruler and choose the direction you prefer.
Jay Nelson is the editorial director of PlanetQuark.com, and the editor and publisher of Design Tools Monthly. He’s also the author of the QuarkXPress 8 and QuarkXPress 7 training titles at Lynda.com, as well as the training videos Quark includes in the box with QuarkXPress 7 . In addition, Jay writes regularly for Macworld and Photoshop User magazines and speaks at industry events.