Chank Blog

GFY & Vista go full page in WSJ
August 19, 2008, 4:45 pm
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Hooray for the Go Font Yourself fontpak! Two of the GFY fonts were featured in full-page ads for Microsoft Vista in The Wall Street Journal. It was the new handwriting standards GFY-Woodward on Monday and GFY-Pollak on Tuesday as the headline fonts representing the printed voice of the individuals portrayed in the ad.


Chank GFY handwriting fonts in The Wall Street Journal.

Chank GFY handwriting fonts in Vista ads in The Wall Street Journal.


NYT: Down with Helvetica, Up with Custom Fonts
July 3, 2008, 5:55 am
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Chank Co got a nice mention in the “Down With Helvetica…” article in the NY Times last week. There’s lots of different ways to create your own custom font, and Chank’s “Go Font Yourself!” handwriting font service is just one way to get your distinct personality into typeable font format. If you’d rather adopt someone else’s personality, you can choose from 21 different handwriting styles in the GFY Handwriting Fontpak, a concise collection of contemporary handwriting styles from previous customers who’ve had their scripts fontified.