Typography Discussion Lists, Online Forums, and Newsgroups
The Typography Discussion Lists, and Newsgroups section includes annotated links to discussion lists and online forums on typography, font design, fonts, font creation and conversion software, font utilities, typography design, font design critiques, licensing and announcing new fonts, pirated fonts issues, help with font identification, and more.
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Discussion Lists on Typography
- Screenfont Discussion List
Discussion of onscreen typography.
- Type Design
An email discussion list for type designers and type fans. Created in 1998 by Michel Bujardet.
- Typo-L Discussion Lists
Discussion of type and type design.
Online Forums on Typography
- Adobe User to User Forums: Adobe Type
Main index for technical discussing about fonts and specific software and developers kits. Includes Discussions of OpenType Font Developers Kit (FDK), ATM and Type for Mac, and ATM and Type for Windows. These forums are for more technical questions about installing fonts, working with service bureaus, how specific applications work with type, and related issues. You can browse the messages as a guest or you can register to have full access. Registration is free. [Forums via Adobe Web site.]
- Adobe User to User Forums: Typography Forums
“A place to talk about type, typography, and typesetting. Help each other identify typefaces. Get suggestions about what typefaces work well together. Offer opinions about spacing, justification, punctuation, and the like. However, for more technical questions about installing fonts, or working with service bureaus, and things like that you might find more help in the ATM/Type forums. Or for questions about how specific applications work with type it might be better to post in the product forums.” You can browse the messages as a guest or you can register to have full access. Registration is free. [Forums via Adobe Web site.]
- Typophile Forums
Very active online forums for the discussion of typography — typography design, critiques, software, licensing and announcing new fonts, help with font identification, more.
Books on Typography and Design
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