Jay Nelson talks about the American Scribe typeface, a digital version of the script that was used to write the Declaration of Independence.
You don't have to be a font designer to enjoy identifying fonts in public places. Jay Nelson walks you through exploring fonts wherever you are.
The Mac OS X 10.6.2 update fixes several bugs that Ted Landau looked at in previous columns. Here's a rundown of what the updated OS addresses.
After upgrading to Snow Leopard, Ted Landau was surprised to find 16 duplicate font warnings. And it took some effort to resolve the matter.
Planning a Halloween party or celebration? Or just sending a card? Here are places where you can find some original fonts for the occasion.
Ecofont is a free typeface that promises to reduce ink use by up to 20 percent.
Did the spacing between characters of certain fonts in some of your documents change after you upgraded to Snow Leopard? If so, you're not alone.
Our font of the month, Adios Script, exemplifies OpenType functionality.
From visual examples to the dynamic calculators, The Typography Manual gives all the information you need to understand the terminology of fonts and type, going above and beyond just the basics.
How do unusual font families work? It's simple: each part is actually a separate font, designed to match up perfectly if you stack two or more text containers on top of each other. If you want a unique look for your brochure, poster, or Web site, here are a couple of ways to accomplish it.