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A quick rundown of the best new features in Glyphs 2

What’s New in Glyphs 2.0

This three-minute video quickly walks you through the best new features of Glyphs 2.0.
Read more: Smart Components, Color Fonts, Brace Layers.

Download the Docs

Read all about Glyphs in the handbooks

Handbook Glyphs 2.3

Handbook Glyphs 2.3

Download the latest version of the Glyphs 2 handbook.

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ハンドブック Glyphs 2.3

ハンドブック Glyphs 2.3

Toshi Omagari wrote the Japanese version of the handbook for Glyphs 2.3. 待望の日本語版、お楽しみあれ!

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Handbook Glyphs 1.x

Handbook Glyphs 1.x

Download the last version of the Glyphs 1.x handbook.

Read more (pdf, 2.62 MB)
Handbuch Glyphs 1.x Deutsch

Handbuch Glyphs 1.x Deutsch

Friedrich Althausen hat die deutsche Fassung des Handbuchs für Glyphs 1.x erstellt. Viel Spaß beim Lesen!

Read more (pdf, 4.02 MB)

Watch the Screencasts

Get a quick overview with these short training videos

Drawing Paths

Editing outlines and creating letterforms in Glyphs is very simple. Learn how by watching this quick video tutorial.
Read more: Drawing Good Paths, Edit View.

Building Diacritics

See how to set up accented letters. It’s easy and intuitive.
Read more: Diacritics, Recipes, Narrow Marks, Mark Attachment, Localize your font.

Spacing

Learn how to adjust sidebearings and synchronize your spacing across glyphs.
Read more: Spacing.

Kerning

This two-minute video shows you how to add individual kerning as well as group kerning to your font.
Read more: Kerning, Contextual Kerning.

Arabic

This quick video shows you the basics of Arabic type design in Glyphs. Thanks to Shareef for helping out on this one!
Read more: Arabic.

Pixelfont

Easily build a component-based pixelfont in Glyphs. It’s fun!