New Microsite For FF DIN
A couple of days ago FF DIN received the microsite treatment. DINfont.com is – after metaserif.com and trixiefont.com – the third “FontFontFocus” website published by FontShop San Francisco. It is entirely dedicated to Albert-Jan Pool’s insanely popular information design sans.
The microsite features five sections.
- The Story of FF DIN reprises the TYPO interviews with Albert-Jan Pool, recounting the genesis of the typeface and its digital version.
- Technical Specification includes all you need to know about the technical specifications: OpenType Layout Features, Packages, Language Support.
- In-Use Gallery allows you to submit your designs created with FF DIN or pictures of FF DIN spotted in the wild.
- FF DIN Specimen showcases the different weights and widths of FF DIN.
- In Free Downloads you’ll find a PDF of the FontFontFocus brochure, as well as FF DIN specimen PDFs.
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