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Inspired by the classic proportions of traditional book typography, and crafted for today’s digital landscape, the newest release from the Monotype Studio is the Quire Sans™ typeface. Designed by Jim Ford, the family of 20 fonts is a typeface for all media, suitable for everything from branding, advertising and packaging, to displays, user interfaces, billboards, signage and environmental graphics.

See the Quire Sans digital specimen: http://www.monotype.com/studio/quire-sans/
Download the typeface: http://www.fonts.com/font/monotype/quire-sans
Read the press release: http://bit.ly/1nb5qoo

Monotype’s Director of Words and Letters, Allan Haley, will Present “Typographic Master Lessons” on May 13, 2014, at 4:30 p.m., at the Hynes Convention Center.

Allan’s presentation will offer sage advice, design solutions and typographic inspiration from some of the most highly regarded design teachers and mentors, including Gail Anderson, Kit Hinrichs, DJ Stout, Michael Osborne, Carin Goldberg, Sean Anderson and Erik Spiekermann.

For more information on HOW Design Live, visit http://www.howdesignlive.com
For more information on Allan’s presentation, please read the press release here http://bit.ly/1ouSdFe

Allan will also be hosting a giveaway at the event for the following libraries:

Linotype Originals Library

http://www.aiga.org/century-exhibition/

Interest in type, typefaces, typography and fonts has grown far beyond the graphic design community, yet few truly understand how and why these vital components of design are created and applied. This exhibition, organized by Monotype and designed by Pentagram for the AIGA National Design Center, celebrates 100 years of type as a constant influence in the world around us.

New to the Monotype® library, the 36-font Burlingame® typeface family offers designers a square, sans-serif design that is suitable for a wide range of purposes, from branding, advertising and packaging to automotive displays, user interfaces, motion graphics, and mobile and broadcast environments.

Designed by Carl Crossgrove, senior type designer at Monotype, the Burlingame typeface performs with strength and grace at any size. It’s a multifaceted, multipurpose typeface family.

Hello all,

Please help, I'm looking for the long lost "monotype Corsiva" twin sister :)

I've attached the original letter, the Corsiva example, and a superimposed one.
Please note the letters have been stretched, yes, but even stretched, the Corsiva does not match 100% : the leg and foot are different.

Anyone up for this challenge ?
Sandra :)

Hello Typo-Interested Fellows

I've been looking for (freedom) but foremost a suitable monospace font for a project I'm working on.
I appreciate all kinds of hints (Names, URL's and so on) – looking specifically for clean, constructed, modular Typefaces.

Thanks heaps for your help.
L.

World boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko is attempting to deal a knockout blow to illiteracy through a unique fundraising initiative – and Monotype is in full support. Klitschko has punched 26 letters to create a font, which is now available for free on Linotype.com. Monotype has optimized the fist-painted font to ensure clarity and quality.

All proceeds from the voluntary monetary contributions will go to the Klitschko Brothers Foundation in partnership with German charity organization BILD’s “A Heart for Children” charity http://www.ein-herz-fuer-kinder.de to combat illiteracy internationally.

View and download the font for free: http://bit.ly/1dA1Cot
View video here: http://vimeo.com/87276571

Monotype is now the exclusive provider of more than 100 typefaces from The Foundry, a U.K.-based typeface design studio owned and operated by typeface designers, David Quay and Freda Sack. The Foundry is known for premium-quality typefaces, with designs that have been sought and used by ad agencies, businesses and design professionals across the globe.

Hello,

Does anyone have a contact person at Linotype that I can contact for permission to alter one of their fonts in order to create a corporate typeface?

Thanks,
Kristin

Monotype has become the exclusive distributor of more than 100 fonts from Sumner Stone of Stone Type Foundry Inc. Stone’s typefaces have earned an excellent reputation for quality and legibility for a wide range of uses, from books to display advertising. Along with lecturing, writing and teaching, Stone will be designing new typefaces that will become available through Monotype.

View Stone Type Foundry typefaces on Fonts.com - http://bit.ly/1iT4Cns

And read more about Stone Type Foundry typefaces – http://bit.ly/1kvCbHU

Fonts.com is offering free trials of desktop fonts using Monotype’s SkyFonts™ client, which allows you to temporarily install and trial fonts within documents for up to five minutes.

You can read more on the Fonts.com blog: http://bit.ly/1d15Rtm

And learn more about SkyFonts here: http://bit.ly/IKgHej

View the exhibit gallery - http://bit.ly/I1uVrp
Read the blog post – http://bit.ly/1hRYiw3
View the press release – http://bit.ly/1edvXeC
Download the font - http://bit.ly/1gYK8b0

Monotype’s Akko typeface is now on “full display” at the Museum of Science, Boston, “Hall of Human Life,” exhibit. Akko is the main brand identity font for the museum’s newest permanent exhibit, which opened to the public this weekend.

Try Typecast now - http://typecast.com/google-fonts
Read the press release - http://bit.ly/19eufZk

We are delighted to introduce a new a free version of Monotype’s Typecast application, now available through Google Fonts and Monotype: http://typecast.com/google-fonts

Our premium version of the Typecast application enables typographic experimentation without the need to hand code or use expensive design software. In this new public version, users are able to select any font on the Google Fonts website and then follow the link to the Typecast application.

Read more: http://bit.ly/1gKsvu3
Download Japanese Fonts now: http://bit.ly/19RNg5D
View Monotype’s OEM Font Catalog: http://bit.ly/1apiFHF

Monotype has engaged with several of Japan’s top typeface foundries and distributors to enhance company’s portfolio of high-quality Japanese fonts. Typefaces from Iwata, JiyuKobo, Motoya, Ricoh and Type Project comprise the latest additions, bringing the total to more than 500 high-quality Japanese fonts that can be licensed from Monotype for a wide variety of uses.

Check out the video - http://bit.ly/1awqG3i
Read more info - http://bit.ly/13C2CXB
Read the Enfocus announcement - http://bit.ly/1axmCjl

Monotype has announced the Monotype Baseline™ platform, a cloud-based developer platform that offers access to tens of thousands of fonts. The solution is designed to help OEMs, independent software vendors and developers build software products and connected devices that deliver the best user experiences.

See the typeface: http://bit.ly/1aURGWQ
View the SlideShare - http://slidesha.re/18N7JIW
Read the Blog Post - http://bit.ly/130kSX7
Review the press release - http://bit.ly/18Pa9a6

Meet the Metro Nova typeface family, new from Monotype. Designed by Monotype’s Toshi Omagari, Metro Nova is the next-generation version of William Addison Dwiggins’ Metro design, released into the Linotype library in 1930.

Download fonts - http://bit.ly/17prSnJ
Read press release - http://bit.ly/19UIqUw
Learn more here - http://bit.ly/19UPi4g

Monotype has released more than 8,600 Web fonts on Linotype.com , now available for download and self-hosting. Customers are also able to save 50 percent off the desktop version of a font when purchasing both the desktop and Web font versions.

Download FontExplorer X Pro 4.0: http://www.fontexplorerx.com/
Check out Fonts.com Subscription Plans: http://bit.ly/12j0rc5
Read Blog Post: http://bit.ly/11TONOD

Thought you all might be interested in knowing that FF (Fontfont) faces are now available at MyFonts:

http://www.myfonts.com/foundry/FontFont/

View the full infographic: http://bit.ly/10ljy4b
Download the full report: http://bit.ly/15yaRqi
Read the blog post: http://bit.ly/12eaWJR

A new report from the Brand Perfect™ initiative by Monotype reveals the need for brands and technology providers to collaborate with global publishers, enabling all parties to harness the growth opportunities that a “cross-platform” approach to advertising could bring.

Sign up for Fonts.com Master plan: http://bit.ly/15YvHyt
Google Fonts Users Download Skyfonts: http://bit.ly/14S9P85
Register for SkyFonts webcast: http://bit.ly/ZjFbNn

Monotype teamed up with Google to offer versions of Google Web fonts designed for print. Users of Google Fonts can now work with free, desktop versions of Google Web fonts accessed through Monotype’s patent-pending SkyFonts™ technology, which enables cloud-based access to OpenType® fonts.

Register for SkyFonts webcast: http://bit.ly/ZjFbNn
Read Type First blog post: http://bit.ly/12Yv7Ok
Sign up for Fonts.com Master plan: http://bit.ly/15YvHyt

Need to re type set this because it won't cut out of vinyl well in its current unrefined form, the only downside is that I don't know what typestyle it is.
Any help would be appreciated.
Thanks,
~j

Read the ‘Adventures in Publishing’ Report - http://bit.ly/VDoBX0
View the Brand Perfect Tour Schedule - http://bit.ly/11McH46
Read Condé Nast Executive Director’s Interview - http://bit.ly/YE7g2F

Read Typecast Blog – http://bit.ly/TypCas
View Condé Nast Case Study – http://bit.ly/CondeN
View Happy Cog Case Study – http://bit.ly/HapCog

Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. has announced the commercial launch of its Typecast™ application, a browser-based tool for designing Web pages with Web fonts.

The Typecast application launches commercially after a year and a half in private and public beta programs, bringing the design community a tool that helps to save time and create better quality Web typography.

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