Google Noto: A Typeface That’s Preserving History

Today is the last day for Early Bird entries to Print‘s Typography & Lettering Awards! Don’t miss your chance to be featured among the greats in Print magazine! Enter today. Google and Monotype are making history. The two partnered together to create Noto: a typeface five years in the making. The new face can...

Monotype Revives Its Reputable Recorder

Monotype is relaunching its Recorder magazine, set to document "the wider implications of typography and how it contributes to a broader cultural context."

Strathmore Preserved

Mohawk creative director Chris Harrold and Monotype type director Dan Rhatigan speak with Steven Heller about the Strathmore Paper archive and the parallel tracks that both Mohawk and Monotype are following regarding the history of type and paper.

Alan Kitching’s Full Court Letterpress

As part of the AIGA Centennial event exhibit in New York kicking off at AIGA on May 1, Monotype is working with London's Alan Kitching, typographer, designer and letterpress practitioner.

Relive the Beauty of Pencil to Pixel

Did you miss “Pencil to Pixel,” a one-week popup exhibit of artifacts representing more than 100 years of typeface design? Check out these fabulous photos.

Tell Us About Type, Mr. Goudy

Frederic W. Goudy  (March 8, 1865, Bloomington, Illinois—May 11, 1947, Marlboro, New York), was, as most of you know, a printer and typographer who designed more than 100 typefaces, many bearing his name. He was also a prolific author on matters typographic. For your after-dinner enjoyment, here is his essay on art and...

Today's Obsession: Web Type for CMSes

If you’re developing sites in WordPress, Drupal, or Joomla for your clientele to edit after you’re done, you now have another tool in your arsenal. Monotype’s now has a WordPress plugin for you to download and hook up to your account at and allow your client to style their...