@Thomas Phinney : OK, I can't resist the pun:
"FontLab VI, our ultra bold font editor"
But what if I want to design other weights?
Congratulations to everyone at FontLab on this important and… (View Post)
To provide a more detail beyond what Simon said (a bit technical, but useful to understand):
Digital text has an encoded form, which almost ubiquitously is Unicode. This assigns a numeric encoding … (View Post)
And now a third proposal, this also from Renzhi: for a PPEM axis. See the proposal details here:
This pro… (View Post)
I'd add to what Dave said:
Software that supports variable fonts is likely to support whatever axes are in a given font, custom or registered, in terms of exposing in UI and ability to select and u… (View Post)