Sunday, September 24, 2006

How should a free font be licensed?

Just like commercially distributed fonts, free fonts should be protected under licenses. SIL has developed an Open Font Licence that helps defend the integrity of the original design while encouraging other designers to expand the typeface in new ways. It also also prohibits others from repackaging the typeface or any derivatives of it as a commercial product.

0 Comments:

Post a Comment

Links to this post:

Create a Link

<< Home