Typography and Font Management

1 day. Learn about electronic typefaces as used in desktop publishing applications. You will become familiar with the language and art of typography in order to communicate and design more professionally. 

And you will learn how to install, manage, and troubleshoot fonts on your desktop publishing computer. Topics include:

  • Typing versus typesetting practices
  • Legibile type design
  • Top 10 common errors to avoid in typesetting
  • Typeface pairing suggestions
  • Readability considerations
  • Electronic typeface formats: OpenType, TrueType, and the aging PostScript T1 
  • Font management software on Windows and Mac OS X
  • Preparing and gathering fonts for service bureaus
  • Fonts embedded in PDF files

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Erin Dubnansky
Scholarly Publishing, AGA Institute
I was a student in your Typography and Font Management class. I really enjoyed the class; it was very informative and interesting. I found your … read more
Carmelle Scott
Publishing Industry
Urszula, I am very excited about using the long document features in InDesign. It's like a new program, even though I've been using it for years! … read more
Wendy Colby
MCIA
I'm grateful for your time, patience, and good humor. Thanks, wise master!

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