Centering text vertically in a text box/frame is a common task, yet it’s not obvious how to do it in QuarkXPress. Here’s how:
Just click a button at the left end of the Text tab in the Measurements palette.
By keyboard shortcut:
Press Command-M (Windows: Ctrl-M) to open the Modify dialog. Under the Text tab, choose Centered from the Vertical Alignment pop-up menu.
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.