Join Monotype Type Director Dan Rhatigan as he presents “Tailored Type for Screens,” a look at new typefaces designed to enhance the reading experience.
Woburn, MA (PRWEB) October 25, 2013
Monotype will present at the 2013 HOW Interactive Web and Design Conference – the annual interactive design conference presented by HOW. Each year, the conference gathers some of the most accomplished interactive design experts in the industry to guide, inspire and enable designers to advance their skills. This year, the event will be held on Nov. 5-7 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago.
Come by and join Monotype Type Director Dan Rhatigan as he presents “Tailored Type for Screens,” a look at new typefaces designed to enhance the reading experience.
Attendees will learn what to consider when evaluating and specifying type for digital projects, including:
- Key factors that influence type selection
- How to use fonts effectively on the screen
- Advanced font properties, supported font formats and technical aspects of screen technologies and text rendering
- Why fonts appear differently from one kind of device to another
- Technologies that make designing fonts better and easier
- Fonts available for license through Monotype’s eText Collection
- Why using and testing type first, live on screen, and building project specifications will aid responsive design
Thursday, Nov. 7, 1:15-1:45 p.m.
Join Monotype at the 2013 HOW Interactive Web and Design Conference to talk about fonts and typography, and share typographic items of interest. For more information about the event and to see the full conference program, click here: http://bit.ly/1aVEi3M.
Monotype is a leading global provider of typefaces, technology and expertise that enable the best user experience and ensure brand integrity. Based in Woburn, Mass., Monotype provides customers worldwide with typeface solutions for a broad range of creative applications and consumer devices. The company’s libraries and e-commerce sites are home to many of the most widely used typefaces – including the Helvetica®, Frutiger® and Univers® families – as well as the next generation of type designs. Further information is available at http://www.monotype.com.
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