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WHAT THE FONT? OTF vs TTF Font Files

While designing graphics, some of us here at CatPrint found ourselves wondering what the specific differences between various types of font files are, and if one is better than the others. 321 more words

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Stylistic Alternates...

Nationale is one of our current projects, inspires by the lettering of early 20th century she scrip.  Regular readers here, or indeed users of our typefaces will be aware we have a certain fondness for including stylistic alternates in our typefaces.   25 more words

Typeface

Ringing the Changes...

The great virtue of the Stylistic Alternate feature (and indeed many other Opentype features) seems to be in making computer typesetting look hand-set, or indeed in some contexts hand drawn. 46 more words

Miscellany

Embed custom web fonts with CSS

■ Theory

The theory is well-known: When you have a corporate font that you *HAVE TO* use on the publicly available parts of your web, then you can include the font the same way as you do include images: Just put the files somwhere in your web application. 452 more words

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Malayalam opentype specification - part 1

This post is a promised followup from last November documenting intricacies of opentype specification for Indic languages, specifically for Malayalam. There is an initiative to document similar details in the… 648 more words

Malayalam

Now available: CTA

I have a little treat for y’all this morning. I finished the CTA font that I had been working on last week and it is now available for download. 104 more words

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