• Windows glyph processing

    An overview and explication of advanced Windows text rendering, including the OpenType font format, the Windows Unicode Script Processor (Uniscribe), and the OpenType Layout Services library (OTLS).

  • Character design standards

    This article provides general rules for character shapes in Latin-based languages in digital fonts.

  • Introduction to TrueType Hinting

    This article explains the basics of hinting and why it is necessary.

  • Hinting philosophies and TrueType instructions

    In this tutorial, Vincent Connare discusses the TrueType hinting process in a general, high-level manner, and then converts that high-level description into actual TrueType code.

Last updated 14 April 2009.