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Better Living through Microsoft Word Tables, Part 3: Amazing Table Secrets

The Tables function in Microsoft Word is one of its most useful features! Unfortunately, it’s also one of the most often misused (or even ignored). If you’ve ever been frustrated or baffled by someone else’s table-related behavior, or if you’ve ever had trouble with tables yourself (and haven’t we all?), this series is for you! Read More


Better Living through Microsoft Word Tables, Part 2: Advanced Table Wrangling

The Tables function in Microsoft Word is one of its most useful features! Unfortunately, it’s also one of the most often misused (or even ignored). Read More


What to Expect from Your eXtyles User Training

Inera provides user training for every new eXtyles customer, either in person or online. Wondering what that training is all about? Read on! Read More


Better Living through Microsoft Word Tables, Part 1: The Basics

The Tables function in Microsoft Word is one of its most useful features! Unfortunately, it’s also one of the most often misused (or even ignored). Read More


Inera at Typefi 2019: Hands-Free Word to XML with eXtyles Arc

At the 2019 Typefi User Conference in Baltimore, MD, Inera’s Robin Dunford presented a 4-minute “lightning” talk introducing eXtyles Arc. Robin’s talk, titled “Hands-Free Word to XML: Production’s Holy Grail,” offered attendees a focused look at how this transformative technology can take a journal article manuscript from raw author-submitted Microsoft Word file to richly tagged JATS XML in a few minutes, with no hands-on human intervention!  Read More


eXtyles ORCID Integration Suite in Action

You may have read our last post about eXtyles ORCID Integration Suite and wished you could see how it actually works. Well, now you can! Read More


Managing the eXtyles Test Suite

In a recent post about the eXtyles “build” process, we talked a bit about our test suite. What’s the test suite? It’s a representative set of thousands of files, assembled over many years and constantly evolving, on which we test-run every possible eXtyles process every weeknight. Read More


Standards for Standards: ISOSTS and NISO STS Compared

In working with national standards bodies (NSBs), standards development organizations (SDOs), and other organizations that publish standards, we hear a lot of questions about the differences between ISOSTS and NISO STS. While ISOSTS and NISO STS are closely related—in fact, NISO STS was built on the foundation of ISOSTS—the differences are important, and will affect each organization’s decision on which of them to adopt.  Read More


MathML, JATS, and MathType

Formula for correlation coefficient, created using MathTypeIf your organization publishes content that includes any kind of mathematical or related formulae, this blog post is for you! Read More


JATS 1.2 & CRediT Markup Explained

If you’ve been following the news on JATS development, you know that JATS 1.2d2 is out in the world, which means that JATS 1.2 is coming! Read More




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