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This is a list of women who have practiced—or are currently practicing—as a type designer: full-time, part-time, or only sometime. Listed alphabetically by last name.
* = Full-time professional type designer (self-employed or employed at a foundry)
℗ = Published + number of typefaces available by retail or custom fonts credited with her name
✝ = Deceased
No mark indicates an occasional, free-lance, or part-time type designer, or someone who is considerably involved in the production of fonts of any kind
Originally published in Dutch in 1985, this small volume by Gerrit Noordzij expounds an entirely new theory of the design of writing. At its core are three concepts:
Modified Consonants & Glottal Stop:
Common Conjuncts & Ligatures:
Punctuation & Symbols:
ReadyType.com distributes ReadyType™ brand fonts which are developed in–house and distributed exclussively by ReadyType.com
This article is designed to list which features are supported and the UniPad Features supported.
Microsoft Windows 9x, Windows Me [OK]
Microsoft Windows NT 4.0, Windows 200X, Windows XP [OK]
WINE HQ, for x86-based Unixes, including Linux, FreeBSD, and Solaris [OK]
Windows CE (4)
Microsoft Windows 3.x
Linux / X-Windows (!)
Mac OS X
Palm OS (4)
Full BiDi support (Hebrew, Arabic, Thaana, Syriac)
Rendering of Arabic contextual forms
Separated rendering of non-spacing marks
Combined rendering of non-spacing marks (!) [only for future versions of UniPad]
Normalization (maximal decomposition) [only for future versions of UniPad]
Extra Signs and Dingbats
Korean Wansung Characters
Fullwidth ASCII Characters
Extra Roman Signs and Others
Unicode 3.2 Characters
C0 and C1 control characters in Basic Latin and in Latin-1 Supplement don't exist in the fonts.
The reverse solidus (92) is copied from the slash and has been reversed.
Latin letters a, e (97, 102) have wrong design in Haansoft Batang. This bug doesn't exist in Chrysanthi Unicode.
Control delete (127) looks like a not defined instead of showing actual small capital DEL in Hansoft Batang and Haansoft Dotum. This glyph doesn't exist in Chrysanthi Unicode.
Superscript 2, 3, 1 (178-179,185) aren't aligned to the superscript position.
Vulgar fractions one quarter, one half, three quarters (188-190) are nut fractions. This bug doesn't exist in Chrysanthi Unicode.
Latin kra (312) looks like an cyrillic ka instead of an small k.
Google Translate: English, Albanian, Arabic, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Filipino, Finnish, French, Galician, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Maltese, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese. Coming soon more languages such as Armenian, Aramaic, Icelandic, Macedonian, Mongolian, Syriac and Welsh in other date.
Dmig is a German Html and PDF magazine. (only in German)
Editors: Nadine Roßa, Patrick Marc Sommer