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Farewell Proxima Nova Soft, hello Proxima Soft https://blog.typekit.com/2017/05/01/farewell-proxima-nova-soft-hello-proxima-soft/

We have just retired Proxima Nova Soft from the Typekit library. Only rarely do we retire font families from our library — and when we do, we want to be sure to let you know how to mitigate any impact on your end. Moving forward, please...

Sites We Like: Proxima Nova edition https://blog.typekit.com/2015/07/31/sites-we-like-proxima-nova-edition/

Mark Simonson tweeted on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of Proxima Nova’s commercial launch the other week, and it caught us by surprise. Ten years already?! It’s been one of the most popular fonts on Typekit since we launched, and...

New from Typekit: Improved rendering for Ratio and Proxima Nova https://blog.typekit.com/2011/08/18/new-from-typekit-improved-rendering-for-ratio-and-proxima-nova/

At Typekit, we expend a great deal of effort on optimizing fonts for the web. In particular, improving font rendering via “hinting” is as much an art as it is a science, and we constantly work to find the right balance between how much...

New and updated fonts from Mark Simonson, including alternates, small caps, and Proxima Nova Soft https://blog.typekit.com/2011/05/16/new-and-updated-fonts-from-mark-simonson-including-alternates-small-caps-and-proxima-nova-soft/

New members of the Proxima Nova superfamily. Proxima Nova, one of the most popular and versatile type families on the web, is now even better: forty-two weights and styles of alternate characters (see also: condensed, extra condensed),...

When type geeks and alpacas collide https://blog.typekit.com/2013/10/24/when-type-geeks-and-alpacas-collide/

This summer, our managers Caleb Belohlavek and David Lemon decided it was time we hit the road for a hardcore offsite planning session. We wanted to share our extreme team-building experience with our readers—we hope you enjoy this...

By Popular Demand: New Fonts from Your Favorite Foundries https://blog.typekit.com/2010/03/09/by-popular-demand/

We’ve been getting lots of requests for new fonts from our foundry partners, so this week we’ve added a bunch of them to the Typekit library. First, Mark Simonson‘s fans alerted us that the popular Proxima Nova had an additional weight...

Updating vertical metrics for cross-platform consistency https://blog.typekit.com/2010/09/13/updating-vertical-metrics-for-cross-platform-consistency/

We are constantly learning more about how different browsers and operating systems interpret fonts’ vertical metrics. Recently, and with help from experienced type designers and a great deal of research, our understanding of metrics...

Quick Tip: Tuning Condensed Fonts with WebFont Loader https://blog.typekit.com/2010/07/07/quick-tip-tuning-condensed-fonts-with-webfont-loader/

Update: A more recent post on using the WebFont Loader for better control over fallback fonts is available here. With all the webfonts available for use on websites, we have to deal with something we haven’t had to worry about before:...

Featured site: Zynga RewardVille https://blog.typekit.com/2011/03/15/featured-site-zynga-rewardville/

Social game maker Zynga recently debuted RewardVille, a system whereby players can earn rewards and purchase virtual goods. RewardVille makes excellent use of Mark Simonson’s Proxima Nova, whose open, round shapes complement Zynga’s...

Sites we like: Email Intervention, True Ventures, and The Shard https://blog.typekit.com/2011/08/19/sites-we-like-email-intervention-true-ventures-and-the-shard/

Better email, smart investments, and an impressive skyline in this week’s sites we like. A few folks from the Gmail team want to help you save your friends. Stage an email intervention with the assistance from Mark Simonson’s popular...

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