Subject: Re: Free Software Business Models
From: Don Marti <dmarti@zgp.org>
Date: Sun, 31 May 2009 12:31:45 -0700

begin Dave Crossland quotation of Tue, May 19, 2009 at 05:29:47PM +0100:

> Fonts tend not to need much support. However, like software, "a font
> is never done" so perhaps options on future development can work.

New startup will be offering hosted fonts:
  http://www.kottke.org/09/05/typekit-real-fonts-for-the-web

There might be room for a service that offers a
drop-in Free replacement with the same interface --
if the new company becomes the "Twitter API" of fonts,
someone could become the identi.ca of FaaS.

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