New: Between by Akira Kobayashi for only $99* in an introductory offer

Already back in the 1990s, Japanese font designer Akira Kobayashi had the idea for Between, a DIN-like font that still had a humanist appearance and the right features for volume typesetting. The result now was the Between font family, which has three closely related [...]

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Interview with Jim Ford

“Posterama is like a skilled voice actor – a simple person like you and me at a glance, but with the ability to transform into something else seamlessly”, says American font designer Jim Ford of his new font family, Posterama. We conducted an interview [...]

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Advanced and cost-effective web font licenses for digital ads – new at Linotype.com

Online advertising is obviously a component of any campaign. Flash was the format of choice for online ads for many years. Especially since Google’s recent decision not to accept any more Flash files, however, the more modern and flexible HTML5 has replaced [...]

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50% discount on the new Tanseek Sans

Designers Richard Dawson and Dave Farey created Tanseek Sans on the basis of the Latin characters of the Arabic font Tanseek™ Modern. These appear slightly smaller due to their adaptation to the Arabic counterparts. Nevertheless, Tanseek Sans combines perfectly with other Latin fonts and is unique, [...]

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Now available: FontExplorer X Pro 6 for Mac OS X

Great news for all users of FontExplorer for the Mac operating system: the upgrade to FontExplorer X Pro 6 for Mac OS X offers you plenty of new functions. These include improved font classification, Unicode 9 support, new plug-ins for QuarkXPress 2016, as well as Adobe CC 2015.x applications and some other innovations. [...]

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New and on sale: the complete Publica Sans for only $39*

Font designer Marcus Sterz recently created the geometric, versatile Publica Sans. The concise font family is available in a total of 18 styles, ranging from Extra Light to Black, and includes many alternate characters, ligatures, numeral sets, as well as matching italics. This makes the Publica Sans ideal for [...]

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New: the unique Quitador Sans for only $99*

Font designer Arne Freytag designed the slab serif Quitador in 2014. Now the matching sans serif counterpart Quitador Sans is available. For this reason, we’re now offering an introductory offer: you can get the new Quitador Sans and the original Quitador for only $99* each. The offer is [...]

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Interview with designer Werner Schneider

We recently introduced the new Vialog 1450 on Linotype.com and conducted an interview with one of the two designers, Helmut Ness. Now we have an interesting interview with designer Werner Schneider, as well. The interview reveals in particular his passion for font design, since Schneider [...]

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Interview with Font Designer Linda Hintz

We talked to the German font designer Linda Hintz about her collaboration with Dr. Gerard Unger on the new Demos® Next Condensed styles. We learned how she found the collaboration, what techniques she used to design the font, and what part of the work brought her [...]

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Interview with Helmut Ness

We had an exciting interview with Helmut Ness, one of the two designers responsible for the new Vialog® 1450. In the interview, he describes the working process with his colleague Werner Schneider, how their work was structured and what the biggest [...]

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