Kernkraft helps you when you’re working on kerning providing you pairs for your font. Supports Latin, Cyrillic and Greek for the moment and allows you to skip categories, exclude symbols, skip kerning groups…
It has been written by Mark Frömberg and is based in the kerning method that Carrois uses .
Show Stems shows a measure line with distances between outlines. When distances match the value saved metrics in the Glyphs Palette, it will highlight in green and tell you which one it matches. Its position is attached to the measurement line.
Bubble Kern is based on the shape of surrounding outlines you draw, which is considered a bubble. BubbleKern automatically kerns the typeface using this bubbles. This is a learning tool to help you understand kerning concept and to improve and make easier the kerning process.
Word-o-mat generates words you can use in type sketching, spacing, testing etc. You can select how many words to generate, if they are uppercase or lowercase, set some required characters and groups, so you can create words with ascenders, descenders or diagonals.
This plugin superimposes the current shown glyph as a rotated copy of it self depending on the value you set in the transformation rotation field. It can be pretty helpful when you are working on symmetric characters, it can help you to balance letters.