{grid-typesetting} is about structuring the text in a rhythmic flow, mainly using vertical skips that are multiples of the baseline skip.

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Align the baselines of two columns of text

I'm trying to get the baselines of the two adjacent columns here below to be properly aligned. The package grid cannot handle the floats as I want, so I've tried with gridset. It looks like it can do ...
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Package to design page on a grid layout (JL Doumont approach)

I am really thrilled by JL Doumont approach re the design of a page layout based on a grid system as detailed in his talk (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkBCeOBbAmM). I started to think about using ...
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Simple idea to align paragraphs to a baseline grid

The idea was to save the vertical position right after beginning the multi columns and then count from that position the next suitable position whenever there is need to align a text paragraph to a ...
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How to count the space around lines to align lines vertically on a grid?

I'm trying to create a XeTeX class which aligns text vertically on a grid. What I'm trying to achieve is layout on the left (created in InDesign), and what I'm generating now is on the right (the ...
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Shortening text height across chapter to fill last page

We all know the problem of having a chapter that is just too large to fill the last page conveniently, leaving one or two (or three) lines at the top of the last page. Besides attempting feats of ...
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register-true in multicols environment

I have a multicols* environment with sections and subsections and list environments and I want the text "registertrue", i.e. the lines are all on the same level ACROSS the columns.(If you were to ...
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Page filling set of numbers

I need a large list of 4-digit Numbers in my document. They should be displayed page filling and as compact as possible. My initial attempt was simply to put each one in a line, assign a small size ...