Character vs. Glyph

Character  A character is the symbol representing a letter of any language alphabet. Glyph  The character a can be represented by many glyphs set in different typefaces. In addition, more than one glyph can…

TrueType and Open Type

TrueType originally was invented by Apple in late 1980s in a competition to Adobe’s PostScript Type1 font. Both TrueType and PostScript fonts became the standard fonts for the past many years and…

Arabic Calligraphy Background

خطاطی Calligraphy در اصل ہاتھ سے لکھی ہوئی تحریر کا فن ہے۔ یہ فن عام طور اسلامی ثقافت کا ورثہ رکھنے والے مُلکوں میں عام طور پر دکھائی دیتا ہے۔ جن زبانوں…