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Multiple Masters, Part 3: Setting up Instances

Multiple Masters, Part 3: Setting up Instances

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Once you have drawn a couple of letters in a Multiple Master set-up, it is a good time to determine instances. Read here how.

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Multiple Masters, Part 2: Keeping Your Outlines Compatible

Multiple Masters, Part 2: Keeping Your Outlines Compatible

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In order to interpolate, Glyphs needs compatible drawings in all masters. Here is how to make sure your paths are ready for interpolation.

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Multiple Masters, Part 1: Setting up Masters

Multiple Masters, Part 1: Setting up Masters

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Understanding interpolation is crucial for producing a large font family. Here is how to get started.

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Superscript and subscript figures

Superscript and subscript figures

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The final figure frontier: superscript, subscript and scientific subscript figures. Read on how to implement those.

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Fractions

Fractions

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Add numerators, denominators and a fraction slash to your font, and you can type any fraction you want.

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Small-cap figures

Small-cap figures

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In recent years, people have been adding small-cap figures to their fonts. Here’s how to do that in Glyphs.

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Figure Sets

Figure Sets

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Tabular and proportional, old-style and lining figures. Here’s how to make them.

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Troubleshooting a Font that Does not Export

Troubleshooting a Font that Does not Export

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Sometimes, you want to export a font and you get weird error messages instead. Here is how to fix that.

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System Services

System Services

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Not a lot of people know this, but Glyphs actually provides useful System Services. Here’s how to use them.

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