Genius map tool sorts fonts by how they look

Sorting fonts by name has long been the conventional way for designers to sift through different sets of type families. This doesn't mean it's the easiest approach though. To make the process of exploring fonts more visually intuitive, software designer and IDEO project lead Kevin Ho has harnessed the power of machine learning with his Font Map.

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Dom Carter

Dom Carter is a freelance writer who specialises in art and design. Formerly a staff writer for Creative Bloq, his work has also appeared on Creative Boom and in the pages of ImagineFX, Computer Arts, 3D World, and .net. He has been a D&AD New Blood judge, and has a particular interest in picture books.