The clever folks at Insider Software have teamed up with legendary font developer Bitstream to offer a special version of their FontAgent Pro font manager: FontAgent Pro Plus. For a limited time, you can get 750 professional-quality OpenType fonts from the Bitstream Font Library, bundled with FontAgent Pro, for an introductory price of just $150 (later, suggested retail will be $250).
The fonts are worth thousands of dollars, and include well-defined kerning pairs, full character sets and reliable metadata. The collection includes more than 150 book and text fonts; 400 creative and display fonts; 80 script and handwritten fonts; 25 typewriter and mono-width fonts; and a wide selection of symbol and dingbat fonts.
FontAgent Pro is available for for Mac OS X, Windows XP and Windows Vista, at www.insidersoftware.com/FA_pro_plus.php
Jay Nelson is the editorial director of PlanetQuark.com, and the editor and publisher of Design Tools Monthly. He’s also the author of the QuarkXPress 8 and QuarkXPress 7 training titles at Lynda.com, as well as the training videos Quark includes in the box with QuarkXPress 7 . In addition, Jay writes regularly for Macworld and Photoshop User magazines and speaks at industry events.