Our WorldType portfolio is a fully Unicode-compliant technology that allow you to take these complexities in stride. WorldType® Layout Engine™ is a modular software library for composing, positioning and rendering text in multiple languages. WorldType® Shaper™ enables intelligent character shaping and bi-directional reordering for non-Latin scripts.
Steve Matteson is the creative type director for Monotype, and is a type designer, historian and letterpress printer. He has designed more than 80 typeface families including brand families for Toyota, Microsoft and Google, as well as for the Monotype Library, including a dozen revivals of Frederic Goudy’s typefaces.
Tom Rickner is the director of Monotype Studio Design, and his career in type spans more than three decades. During that time, he has mastered nearly every aspect of type design and font production, from his earliest days editing bitmaps, to designing some of the very first Multiple Master fonts for Adobe and TrueType GX Variations fonts for the Font Bureau and Apple.
Type designer Dan Rhatigan discusses the details of fine-tuning fonts and making the most of OpenType features.
See how styling live text with web fonts can be far more efficient and streamlined than old-fashioned methods, especially when building digital ads.
With progress being made on the WOFF 2.0 working draft, our Senior Technology Strategist Vladimir Levantovsky discusses its development.
Monotype introduces Ambiguity, a typeface designed to effectively express a range of attitudes and beliefs.
The idea of brick and mortar stores has been a hot topic lately. Are they dying? Thriving? Whatever you believe, they’re changing, with an eye toward digital.