Author Archives: Nick Sherman

Introducing S&P and Blesk

We’re happy to welcome the new S&P type foundry to Webtype with their first release, Blesk. S&P is the design studio of Ksenya Samarskaya, based in Brooklyn, New York. Samarskaya has worked on custom type for clients from Apple to … Continue reading

E-mail: The Next Frontier for Web Standards

Today is the 7th annual celebration of Blue Beanie Day, a yearly effort to support web standards. These days it is hard to imagine a world before strong web standards were the norm – building websites was infinitely more tedious, … Continue reading

Georgia Pro & Verdana Pro: The Web’s Favorite Typefaces Get an Upgrade

Georgia and Verdana rule the web. Designed by Matthew Carter, these fonts have been used on billions of pages. Now, through a partnership with Font Bureau, Carter & Cone, and Monotype Imaging, these families have been expanded as Georgia Pro … Continue reading


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