fonts

PDF to HTML5’s Holy Grail – Vertical positioning for…

It’s safe to say that if someone designed fonts from scratch today they’d be very different on the inside. As with many technologies, the...
Sam Howard
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PDFs have no sense of direction, literally

Whilst working on the JPedal Java PDF Library at IDR Solutions I recently came across an interesting issue where Hebrew words could only be...
Kieran France
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5 tips for using fonts in HTML5

We’ve spent a lot of time making sure that fonts inside PDFs look good when run through our PDF to HTML5 converter. In the...
Sam Howard
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Three ways to convert PDF to HTML5: Text and…

There are several ways that you can deal with text and fonts in PDF files when converting to HTML5. Here are there are the...
Leon Atherton
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A Beginners introduction to Unicode

In the early days of computers, text was stored in a simple way. Usually, one byte was used per character giving you the ability...
Sam Howard
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