By Yannis Haralambous

This reference is an engaging and whole consultant to utilizing fonts and typography on the internet and throughout a number of working structures and alertness software program. Fonts & Encodings exhibits you ways to take complete good thing about the amazing variety of typographic strategies on hand, with complex fabric that covers every thing from designing glyphs to constructing software program that creates and approaches fonts. The period of ASCII characters on eco-friendly displays is long past, and leaders resembling Apple, HP, IBM, Microsoft, and Oracle have followed the Unicode around the globe personality typical. but, many software program purposes and websites nonetheless use a bunch of criteria, together with PostScript, TrueType, TeX/Omega, SVG, Fontlab, FontForge, Metafont, Panose, and OpenType. This booklet explores each one alternative intensive, and gives heritage in the back of the tactics that contain ultra-modern "digital house for writing": half I introduces Unicode, with a quick background of codes and encodings together with ASCII. find out about the morass of the knowledge that accompanies every one Unicode personality, and the way Unicode offers with normalization, the bidirectional set of rules, and the dealing with of East Asian characters. half II discusses font administration, together with deploy, instruments for activation/deactivation, and font offerings for 3 assorted platforms: home windows, the Mac OS, and the X Window process (Unix). half III bargains with the technical use of fonts in particular instances: the TeX typesetting procedure (and its successor, W, which the writer co-developed) and websites. half IV describes tools for classifying fonts: Vox, Alessandrini, and Panose-1, that is utilized by home windows and the CSS common. know about present instruments for growing (or modifying)fonts, together with FontLab and FontForge, and get to grips with OpenType houses and AAT fonts. Nowhere else will you discover the dear technical details on fonts and typography that software program builders, net builders, and image artists want to know to get typography and fonts to paintings properly.>

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