Illustrator Tricks (I Always Forget)

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There are a handful of tricks I use once in a blue moon when working in illustrator. I then have to spend a half hour searching around for the right terms to figure out what to do.

Turn outlined text into one chunk of art which includes the outline: Object > Expand

Turn complex or traced art into one big chunk: Shift + M (merge)