At the HOW Design Conference today, I gave a presentation called “Wrangling Your Fonts.” Here is a list of resources that I mentioned (or didn’t mention but found useful).
- “Avoid the Most Common Mac OS X Font Mistake,” by Sharon Zardetto Aker; TidBITS, 2006-05-29
- Take Control of Mac OS X Fonts, by Sharon Zardetto Aker (electronic book).
- Take Control of Font Problems in Mac OS X, by Sharon Zardetto Aker (electronic book).
- Real World Mac OS X Fonts, by Sharon Zardetto Aker (physical book version of the above ebooks, if you prefer paper).
- “The Mac OS X font managers review,” by Dave Girard; Ars Technica, 2006-12-28
- Smasher, by Insider Software. Opens old font suitcases and breaks them up into new suitcases for better font management.
- Suitcase Fusion, Extensis
- Font Doctor, Extensis
- Linotype FontExplorer X
- FontAgent Pro
Thanks to everyone who came to hear me speak!