Just a year after James Edmondson founded OH no Type Co. here in San Francisco, we are excited to announce that his foundry’s typefaces are now on Typekit!

The foundry’s name playfully echoes the presumed reaction of the type industry — not another foundry! (Insider’s secret: O H n o also happen to be the most basic control characters type designers use for spacing.)

We are including the complete OH no catalogue in our library: Hobeaux, Hobeaux Rococeaux (both by James Edmondson), and Viktor Script, a joint effort between Edmondson and lettering artist Erik Marinovich.

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Sleepless in Seattle? Visit us at TypeCon2016

It’s that time of year again! The Typekit team is packing our favorite flannel and getting ready to head to the beautiful Pacific Northwest next week for TypeCon2016: Resound.

We’re pleased to be a Masthead sponsor of the conference this year and as Sally mentioned recently, she and Frank will both give talks. Here’s a breakdown of where to find us during the week:

Thursday, August 25

We’re hosting the speaker reception at Pike Place Market, a Seattle location with some pretty iconic typography, before Lance Wyman’s keynote. If you’re presenting, we look forward to seeing you there!

Friday, August 26

The SOTA …

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Preview a new look for fonts on Typekit

We have some big news today: we’ve just shipped a brand new experience for browsing fonts on Typekit — the biggest change to our web interface in almost five years. We’ve rebuilt font browsing from the ground up to make it faster and easier to find the fonts you want to use across a wider range of screens and devices.

We’re still putting on some finishing touches, but we really want your feedback, so we’re releasing it today via our Early Access program. To test-drive the new Typekit interface, go to your Account page and flip the Early Access switch on.

What’s new?

First …

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