Jay J. NelsonContributor, Macworld

Jay Nelson is a printing, design, and publishing industry veteran. As editor and publisher of Design Tools Monthly since 1992, he chronicled publishing’s evolution from manual paste-up to iPads. He loves fonts and font technology, manages PhotoLesa.com and publishes e-books at TheSkinnyBooks.com. He’s also the author of the book “QuarkXPress for Dummies” (Wiley).

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FontExplorer X Pro 6 review: Now with more tools to manages your fonts

Better font classification, web previews and updated plug-ins highlight this minor upgrade.

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FontAgent 7 and FontAgent Sync review: All-new interface and font syncing across users and Macs

The easiest way to share fonts among multiple Macs or a workgroup.

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QuarkXPress 2016 review: New features help your documents look their best

Converting PDF, EPS, Adobe Illustrator, and Microsoft Office items to native QuarkXPress items highlights this fast, stable upgrade.

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Suitcase Fusion 7 review: Font manager now with cloud access and plug-in for Adobe After Effects 2015

An important upgrade for current Suitcase Fusion users.

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FontExplorer X Pro 5 review: A better way to manage your font collection

When you need to get control of your fonts, there's no better way to go.

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QuarkXPress 2015 review: Chock full of new features requested by you

The new version of Quark's venerable design tool is a must-have upgrade for current users.

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How to access all the power of Apple's Fonts window, and when to step up to PopChar instead

Apple's own Fonts window has a lot of semi-hidden features, but PopChar 7 offers even more font finesse.

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Review: Extensis Suitcase Fusion 6 brings 'Fontspiration' to designers

Version 6 of this mature font management tool looks great on Retina displays too.

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InDesign CC 2014 review: Better e-book tools, easier workflows

The latest version of Adobe's desktop publishing program features much-needed features for creating ePub documents.

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Adobe releases free font: Source Han Sans

Adobe has released Source Han Sans, a new family of free, open source fonts that harmonizes East Asian and Latin font designs.

Review: InDesign CC boosts ePub features, font menus

InDesign CC boasts improved ePub features, better font menus, and performance enhancements, but offers few truly new features.

Font free-for-all: Where to get free and low-cost fonts

High-quality fonts don't have to be expensive. We've compiled a number of resources to pave your way to font independence.