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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A typographic journey with the new Posterama – for only $99

American type designer Jim Ford has created a new and interesting super family. The family is based on the idea of a structured sans inspired by striking, characteristic letters from a number of design epochs from 1902 to 2001. The result: eight display fonts with capital letters – [...]

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New publication: Vialog 1450 for only $99

Vialog® 1450 provides DIN-compliant styles of the Vialog® signalization font. The two font designers Werner Schneider and Helmut Ness collaborated on the optimally legible Vialog 1450, which was designed for accessible reading even under difficult conditions. Until July 7, you now have the chance to get the complete [...]

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New: the dynamic, informal Louisville Script

The new Louisville Script on Linotype.com is a dynamic and informal font from Steve Matteson. The designer’s handwriting formed the basis of the handwritten block letters. The font’s appearance has an informal and unobtrusive character that is somewhat hurried, but always legible. The [...]

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Bradley Texting with new italic styles

With Bradley Texting, Richard Bradley brought a friendly, clear and legible handwriting to the market in 2014. Apart from the use in print, the font is particularly well suited to electronic devices like mobile phones, eBook readers or tablets – as well as a text [...]

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The calligraphic brush font Veljovic Script

You’ll find a detailed article on the brush font Veljovic Script™ on Linotype.com. The renowned typographer Jovica Veljović designed the extremely comprehensive font in 2009. Here you’ll find a variety of alternative characters, ligatures, start and end shapes as well as wonderful swash variations. Veljović also [...]

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Demos Next Condensed introductory offer

Dr. Gerard Unger designed the friendly all-rounder Demos Next along with designer Linda Hintz in 2014. Condensed styles with a reduced width have been available since April 2016, as well. The advanced options of Demos Next can now be used to save space in scenarios like magazines or [...]

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New at Linotype.com: the lively script font Romany

Thanks to its many curves and loops, the new script font Romany appears particularly lively, ornamental and somewhat playful. The font from Terrance Weinzierl makes a friendly impression. It has its origins in the historical font from Alfred R. Bosco from the 1930s. The [...]

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Classic Grotesque: three new widths and 42 additional fonts

Up to this point, Rod McDonald’s Classic Grotesque has been available on Linotype.com in 14 basic styles. Now the font has been expanded with three widths to 56 styles. The neutral and friendly font family was originally a modern extension of the historic Monotype Grotesque. Now the [...]

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