Typografie

Real small caps and other OpenType Features in Apple Pages, Keynote and Numbers

Some years ago when Apple updated it’s iWork applications Pages, Keynote and Numbers, the user interface was drastically simplified. Unfortunately, during this change the access to OpenType features like small caps, alternate characters and figures disappeared which brought my type loving heart to despair. But don’t be sad – recently I found out how to … Weiterlesen

Typografie

How to use Quotes and Dashes in Russian Typography

Recently I had the honor to speak at the wonderful pitercss_conf in St. Petersburg, Russia. My talk was about Web Typography and also covered the proper use of punctuation marks, like quotes and dashes. I wanted to make it as useful as possible, for the mostly Russian participants, so I researched the local typographic conventions and … Weiterlesen