Signal Mono is the fixed-width version of Signal. Signal Mono extends
Serious and technical, Signal Mono colorizes words and turns them into rigorous elements of monospaced language. As a piece of industrial design, Signal Mono performs better for data visualization, timetables, numbered lists, and other documents where the numerical information counts.
Signal leans on a significant part of the French typographic landscape: Caractères, the typeface found on road signs throughout France. Signal’s aesthetic is inextricably bound up with administrative design. The letters conform to the rigor that suffused most sans serifs of the second half
Emmanuel Besse, the designer of Signal Mono and the rest of the Signal collection, holds a degree in type design, also boasting a diverse and rich experience in web and publishing. Cyrillic glyph set was designed by Hugues Gentile, with help from Ilya Ruderman and Yury Ostromentsky.