Tag Archive | "Font"

QuarkXPress 2016 now supports 77 OpenType features (plus 5)

Thursday, October 6, 2016


See all 77 OpenType features supported by QuarkXPress 2016.

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How to evaluate a typeface

Tuesday, January 19, 2016


How do you know the fonts you're buying, hiring or getting for free are any good? You can't tell from the web-site preview. Here's a small tutorial with some tools on how to evaluate a font before using it.

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Charts on the fly: FF Chartwell opens new doors

Tuesday, December 15, 2015


FF Chartwell offers on-the-fly chart creation in QuarkXPress 2015. Line, Bar and Vertical Bar charts function perfectly using discretionary ligatures. This article gives a simple work-around for Pie charts, and looks at further possibilities of OpenType.

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2014 Typography Calendar

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

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Created by designer Kit Hinrichs, the 365 Calendar draws attention to the variety and aesthetic quality of type itself by making the typeface the primary graphic element on each page. The calendar features twelve unique typefaces, includes descriptions of the type, shares a biography of each designer and notes all major holidays and the birthdays […]

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