As the craze for fonts and typography reaches a fever pitch, foundries are going to all-new lengths to sell their target audiences—designers—right where they live: in Adobe Creative Suite. And just which programs within the Creative Suite the foundries choose to make their pitch is truly telling. Not to mention, potentially unsettling.
The new web typography app Typecast offers designers the ability to compose their type settings in the browser. Is it revolutionary, unnecessary, or just a bit of fun? I’ll answer that by digging into just how Typecast works to make your design workflow easier (or doesn’t).