Quark has released a free update to QuarkXPress 8 for Mac OS X and Windows. Here’s what they have to say about it:
QuarkXPress 8 delivers an intuitive new interface enabling users to do more with fewer clicks, built-in Web and Flash authoring, designer-driven typography, native Illustrator support and dictionaries and hyphenation for more than 30 languages in every edition.
What’s more the free QuarkXPress 8.1 update brought PDF export of layers and unflattened transparency applied to QuarkXPress items, a new Scale palette and more.
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.